College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences


Offices and departments

Office of Admissions
The mission of the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is to educate students to become pharmacists, healthcare professionals, and pharmaceutical scientists while advancing pharmaceutical knowledge. The Office of Admissions assist potential students in being admitted to the college. 


Office of Student Affairs
The Office of Student Affairs provides current and prospective students with advising and support services that help to ensure their success in completing their degree programs. The staff is dedicated to providing the highest quality of pharmacy student care possible. 


Office of the Dean
The Office of the Dean houses the dean of the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, the associate dean for graduate studies and research, the business manager, executive assistant to the dean, and marketing and communications specialist.


Office of Alumni Affairs
The Office of Alumni Affairs handles inquiries from the college's alumni and friends and helps to coordinate philanthropic initiatives and donations.



Department of Medicinal and Biological Chemistry
This department consists of faculty with a variety of research interests ranging from design and synthesis of drugs directed toward neurotransmitter receptors to the development of novel therapeutics for cancer and AIDS. This department is equipped with state-of-the-art computer-assisted instrumentation, including facilites for organic chemical and macromolecular analysis, molecular graphics, and radiochemical imaging. 

Dr. Katherine Wall, Chair

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
This department seeks to integrate both basic and applied research in the pharmaceutical sciences into the academic programs in order to provide students with the information they need to be successful in the challenging fields of pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Courses in this department cover a broad range of disciplines including pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutics, and epidemiology. 

Dr. Frederick Williams, Chair

Department of Pharmacy Practice
This department includes faculty in the divisions of pharmacy practice, health outcomes and socioeconomic sciences, and pharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy. The faculty represent a diverse group of interests and activities that lead to the accomplishment of the mission of the college and university as a whole. The departmental faculty practice in a variety of healthcare settings and assist in the teaching mission by providing a wide range of training sites.

Dr. Martin Ohlinger, Chair


Faculty and staff directory

Last Updated: 8/10/22