The Graduate Pharmacology Program at University of Minnesota is composed of core faculty members from the Department of Pharmacology and also from multiple basic and clinical departments within the Medical School and the Academic Health Center of the University.
The Graduate Program is primarily structured as a Ph.D. program, however, we do offer Master’s degree, participate in the M.D./Ph.D. Program and the Joint Degree (Ph.D./J.D.) Program in Law, Health and Life Sciences. (read more)
Recruiting visits will be in January 2014. Stay tuned for exact dates.
If you wish to apply now,
simply click on this link;
(Applications must be submitted
by December 1 for fall admission
the following year)
Director of Graduate Studies
Colin Campbell, Ph.D.
Graduate Program Assistant
Archives: - Here is a link to an archive of more research done by our students
Nicole Wydeven is the recipient of the 2014 Bacaner Research Award in Pharmacology.
Mark Your Calendar!
SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, May 22, 2014
The Milne/Brandenburg 7th Annual Biomedical Sciences Graduate Programs Research Recognition Day
Coffman Union Great Hall
Keynote speaker: Dr. Melissa Moore, Eleanor Eustis Farrington Chair of Cancer Research, Co-director, RNA and Neuro Therapeutics Institutes, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Program agenda TBD
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Milne/Brandenburg Award Presentations
Graduate student planning committee
Adam Harvey (BMBB), Snider Desir (IBP), JT Oltoff (MCDB&G), Juliet Crabtree (MICaB), Emily Leathley (NSci) and Erica Schnettler (PHCL)
Save The Date
The 2014 Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Graduate Commencement Ceremony is Friday May 2, 2014.
President Kaler will serve as this year's commencement keynote speaker!
Student registration begins February 3, 2014
Find out more here.
Dustin Chernick, a first-year Ph.D. student, has been awarded the 3M Fellowship.
Christopher Gallardo, a first-year Ph.D. student, has been awarded the DOVE Fellowship.
Erik Carlson, a first-year Ph.D. student, has been awarded a Basic Sciences PhD Graduate Programs Council fellowship.
John Chan, Jingjing Meng and Nicole Wydeven are recipients of the 2013 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Award.
Angela Brunner and Jerid Robinson are recipients of the 2013 Beatrice Z. Milne and Theodore Brandenburg Award.
Chih-Hao Lee (class of 1998), Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health
Leslie Johnson (class of 2006), Investigator, Novartis Institute
Jon M. Underwood (class of 2009), EIS officer, CDC.
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