Faculty Affairs

Dr. Lisa Graves
Lisa Graves, MD
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

Welcome from the Office of Faculty Affairs. We are a resource for medical school faculty members, as well as those who want to learn more about medical school department and program faculty.

As of September 1, 2016, the medical school has appointed 676 faculty in 14 departments and three programs. The chart below shows the distribution of medical school faculty in all of the departments and programs. There are 111 faculty employed by the medical school, and an additional 565 volunteer faculty. There are a total of 676 primary faculty appointments, including 22 faculty who have secondary appointments in another department or program.

Faculty Affairs Bar Graph


Community physicians, other healthcare providers, and community members can apply for a faculty appointment by submitting an online application.  Please review the information about faculty appointments which outlines the criteria for faculty membership before you apply. Once the online application is submitted, you can expect the multi-step faculty appointment process to be completed within three to four months. You may be contacted if additional information is needed. You can always enquire about the status by emailing faculty.affairs@med.wmich.edu.