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Mrs Barbara Black

Mrs Barbara Black
Name Barbara Black
Position Lecturer (Nursing)
Section School of Nursing and Midwifery
Office I414
Location Ipswich Campus
Phone +61 7 3812 6174
Extension 6174
Qualifications MAdvancedPrac Griffith

Mrs Barbara Black, is a nurse lecturer, in the Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences at the University of Southern Queensland. Mrs Black¿s role is built on over 40 years of nursing registration with experience in acute care, medical and surgical care, and perioperative units both in the acute hospital and in free standing day surgeries. Mrs Black is the entry to program coordinator into the Bachelor of Nursing Program, with a focus on student enrolments with an advanced entry pathway. Mrs Black teaches into USQ undergraduate programs. She is a PhD candidate with research focused on Enrolled and Internationally Qualified Nurses. Other research interests include Nursing History, Nursing Education and Chronic Conditions, Nursing Student Engagement and Retention.

Research interests
Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)
Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (CHIER)

Professional memberships
Australian College of Nursing (ACN)
Australian College of Perioperative Nurses (ACORN)

Industry affiliations
Cochrane Wounds Group

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (CHIER)

Currently teaching courses/programs
NUR2101 Chronic Care Across the Lifespan A
NUR2102 Chronic Care Across the Lifespan B

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
20 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
35 Years

Administrative responsibilities
NUR 2101 Chronic Care Across the Lifespan A and B
Co-coordinator for Entry to Program

Research most recent
Black, B., Duff, D., Taylor, M., Harmes, M. (2020). Limitations and uses of data recall and retrospectively collected data and the value of prospective data in grounded theory research.(Pending)
Black, B., Duff, D., Taylor, M., Harmes, M. (2020). From decision to degree: The psychosocial process of transition to a Registered Nurse for Enrolled Nurses and Internationally Qualified Nurses (Pending)