Meet Our Faculty
As a student in the pharmaceutical sciences program, you will gain access to top-notch faculty across multiple disciplines. Thirty full-time faculty members from departments in the Colleges of Health Sciences, Science and Engineering will teach graduate level courses, serve on dissertation committees and advise and mentor students.
Faculty expertise spans the areas of biological sciences, chemical engineering, chemistry, clinical laboratory and nutritional sciences and pharmaceutics with specializations in clinical research, nanopharmacology, nuclear pharmacology and imaging, pharmacogenomics, medicinal chemistry, and drug discovery.
In addition, more than 25 faculty from the UMass Medical School in Worcester, who are experts in the areas of biochemistry, molecular medicine and neurology, are affiliates of the program and are available for research mentoring of Ph.D. students.