Dr. Joel Grand received a BA degree in Biology from Wayne State University in 1960. He continued his education at the University of Detroit and received his dental degree in 1964. Dr. Grand has held many positions at the University of Detroit and then later the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, beginning with part-time Clinical Instructor in the Department of Removable Prosthodontics , Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry, the Department of Adult General Dentistry, and the Department of Patient Management . Dr. Grand also serves on the Member Admissions Committee, interviewing potential dental school students and making recommendations to the Admissions Committee. Dr. Grand currently is serving as Director of Predoctoral Patient Care for the Corktown clinic. He has earned both Fellowship and Mastership status in the Academy of General Dentistry.