Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
- Cultural diversity/cultural competency
- Internationalization of nursing curriculum
- Collaborative research with China
- Somali Bantu refugee community
- Refugee health
2008 Idaho Nursing Excellence Award
2010 Dean’s Award for Professional Service to the College of Health Sciences
2012 Soelberg, T., Martinez, M., Black, M., & Springer, P. Training African Refugee Interpreters for Health Related Research. Under review with the Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare.
2012 Black, M., Springer, P., Lazare, P., & Martinez., M. Health Conditions of Post Resettlement African Refugees in Boise, ID. Under review with the Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare.
2010 Springer, P., Black, M., Martz, K., Deckys, C., & Soelberg, T. (2010). Somali Bantu Refugees in South West Idaho: Assessment Using Participatory Research. Advances in Nursing Science. 33(2), E1-E12.
2010 Clark, C., Otterness, N., Wu, Y.J. , Allerton, B., Cao, M.J., Black, M. & Fu, W. (2010). Descriptive Study of Student Incivility in the People’s Republic of China. Journal of Cultural Diversity; Winter 2010; 17, 4;
2008 Black, M., Reyburn, T., & Springer, P., Cultural Competency in Nursing Education. Summer 2008, Academic Exchange Quarterly.
2008 Black, M., Reyburn, T., & Springer, P., Cultural Competence: A Statewide Initiative for Nurses and Nursing Students, [Abstract] from International Nursing Research Conference. Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library found at www.nursinglibrary.org
2007 Black, M., Reyburn, T., & Springer, P. Dialogues in culture. [DVD]. Boise, ID: Boise State University Academic Technologies.
2007 Black, M., Reyburn, T., & Springer, P. Dialogues in culture study guide. Boise, ID: Boise State University.