Research Interests: Engineering Education; Broadening Participation in Engineering.
D. Tolbert, M. Hynes, D. Dickerson and M. Cardella, "Transitioning students navigating engineering identities," 2015 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), El Paso, TX, USA, 2015, pp. 1-5, https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2015.7344092.
Tolbert, D. A. (2016). Living, learning, and leveraging: An investigation of black males accessing community cultural wealth and developing engineering attributes (Order No. 10254340). Available from Ethnic NewsWatch; ProQuest Central; ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global; Social Science Premium Collection. (1931369050). Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/living-learning-leveraging-investigation-black/docview/1931369050/se-2?accountid=14816
D. Tolbert and M. Cardella, "What they say: Black children talk about learning engineering," 2016 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), Erie, PA, USA, 2016, pp. 1-4, https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2016.7757648.