Robert J. McAuley, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Institutional Effectiveness and Technology
Assistant Professor in the Department of Foundational Medical Studies 

Robert McAuley

Dr. McAuley has a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He joined the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in 2009 as a founding member of the OUWB leadership team and played a key role in the development of the medical school. His current duties include accreditation, oversight of the IT group, management of the student promotions committee, and student policy development. He is nationally active in the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). He has co-authored numerous medical education journals, articles, and videos that are available nationally through medical education websites.

Contact Information:

Office: 216 O’Dowd Hall
Phone: 248-370-2767


Information technology, instructional technology, medical education, HIPAA compliance, accreditation, policy


Ph.D., Education, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

M.Ed., Instructional Leadership, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

B.A., History, Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Research Interests:

Medical cognition