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Barbara Hobbs

Barbara Hobbs


Professor Emeriti

Office Building


Mailing Address

Graduate and Doctoral Program Office
1220 Mount Rushmore Rd Ste 2
Rapid City, SD 57701


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PhD in Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center; MS in Nursing, California State University, Bakersfield, CA; BS, San Diego State University.

Academic Responsibilities

Undergraduate and Doctoral Courses

Committee Activities

MNRS Membership Committe, Chair Past Chair and member, Health Systems and Policy section

Professional Memberships

American Nurses Association; South Dakota Nurses Association; Sigma Theta Tau, Int.; Working Time Society, Int.; Midwest Nursing Research Society

Work Experience

West River Nursing Dept. Head Student Services Coordinator, West River Nursing

Area(s) of Research

Human Factors affecting workers' health and safety, particularly night and shiftworkers'. Current Active Projects: Project Director, Nurse Faculty Loan Program. Funding Source: (2012-2013), USDHHS, HRSA, Division of Nursing. Co-Project Director, Tools for the trade Application: Native American Students in Health Field, Co- Project Director, Becky Randall (SDSU College of Nursing), Funding Source (2012-2015), National Relief Charities.