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Joe (Joseph) Mobley, PhD, MA


School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2528 McCarthy Mall, Webster Hall 407
Honolulu, HI 96822
Ph: 808-956-0889
Fax: 808-956-3257

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PhD, University of Hawaii at Manoa
MA, California State University Sacramento
BS, Denison University

Teaching Focus

Tests & Measurements in Nursing Education, Advanced Statistics I & II, Instrument Development & Evaluation in Research, Tests & Measurement in Nursing Education. Directed Study or Research, Biostats, Advanced Statistics I, Nursing Research Practicum, Quantitative Methods & Measures, and Psychology

Recent Publications

Thorne, L., Johnson, D.W., Urban, D.L., Tyne, J., Bejder, L., Baird, R.W., Yin, S., Rickards, S.W., Deakos, M.H., Mobley, Jr., J.R., Pack, A.A., & Hill, M.C. (2012). Predictive modeling of spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris) resting habitat in the main Hawaiian Islands. PLoS ONE, 7:e43167.

Deakos, M., Branstetter, B., Mazzuca, L., Fertl, D. and Mobley, Jr., J.R. (2010). Two unusual interactions between a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and a humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) in Hawaiian waters. Aquatic Mammals, 36:121-128.

Kataoka-Yahiro, M.R., Richardson, K., & Mobley, Jr., J (2010). Benefits, barriers, and intentions/desires of nurses related to distance learning in rural island communities. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 42, 127-135.

Smultea, M.A., Mobley, Jr., Joseph R., Fertl, D. and Fulling, Gregory L. (2008). An unusual reaction and other observations of sperm whales near fixed-wing aircraft. Gulf and Caribbean Research, 20:75-80

Tiemann, C., Martin, S. and Mobley, Jr., J.R. (2006). Aerial and acoustic marine mammal detection and localization on Navy ranges. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering,31:107-119.

Mobley, Jr., J.R. (2005). Assessing responses of humpback whales to NPAL transmissions: Results of 2001-2003 aerial surveys north of Kauai. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 117: 1666-1673.

Funded Grants

Pacific Institute of Nursing Conference: Promoting Evidence-Based Practice
Agency for Health Research and Policy
Funded 2010 to 2012

Screening and Prevention of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene-Queens Medical Center Research Partnership
Funded 2009 to 2010
Co-Principal Investigator

Assessing need for distance learning in State clinics and hospitals
Hawaii State Center for Nursing
Funded 2008 to 2010

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