Faculty & Staff bios

Robert Hasel, DDS

Associate Dean for Simulation, Immersion, and Digital Learning

College of Dental Medicine

E-Mail: rhasel@westernu.edu

Phone: 8449


Dr. Robert Hasel graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.  For the next 35 years, Dr. Hasel practiced in his private practice and was an Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.

In 2004, Dr. Hasel was recruited to help build the restorative program at the new Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health in Mesa, Arizona.  In 2006, Dr. Hasel was recruited by Midwestern University to help build the new Midwestern College of Dental Medicine where he directed the teaching program for pre-clinical and clinical studies.  Stanford University School of Medicine recruited Dr. Hasel in 2009 to join the faculty, direct the pilot  project of restructuring the curriculum in the Division of Clinical Anatomy, and help build new anatomy courses in Biomedical Engineering and Digital Anatomy.

Robert and his wife, Lynn, have raised 4 children (now out of the nest) and greatly enjoy the role of grandparents.