​​Joel Lanphear, Ph.D.

Interim Senior Associate Dean/Academic Affairs​

CMED 2405E
Phone: 989-774-7854

Dr. Lanphear is an expert in developing partnerships for community engagement in distributed medical education programs and has helped shape medical education programs worldwide. He comes to CMU from the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and brings management and teaching experience from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences in Tempe, Ariz., University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and United Arab Emirates University. Dr. Lanphear received an undergraduate degree from Western Washington State University, Master's from the University of Hawaii and doctorate from Michigan State University.