Office of the Dean
O’Dowd Hall, Room 428
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(map)
(248) 370-3634

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

James Grogan

Contact Information:

Office: 470 O’Dowd Hall
Phone: 248-370-2755
Email: jgrogan@oakland.edu


Research Interests:

Preclinical curriculum change

James Grogan, Ph.D.
Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences


James Grogan, Ph.D.Dr. Grogan joined Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in September 2016 where he teaches biochemistry and molecular biology to medical students.

Prior to joining OUWB, Dr. Grogan served as professor of biochemistry and associate dean for curriculum at Ross University School of Medicine. He has also held research positions at the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland and the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Grogan has led faculty in the development of innovative programs supporting curriculum content integration. His current research interests are in preclinical curriculum change. He has taught biochemistry and molecular biology for more than 20 years and has an interest in teaching methods that enhance student engagement. His published research has improved understanding of how metal ion interactions drive structural and functional activities of proteins in embryological development and human drug metabolism.