Pharmacology & Toxicology Faculty

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Training - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (1995)
  • Ph.D., North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC (1990)

Morris Faiman

Morris Faiman

Professor Emeritus
785-864-4003

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (1965)
  • B.S., University of Manitoba (1955)

Stephen Fowler

Stephen Fowler

Professor Emeritus
785-864-0715

Education:

  • Ph.D., Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (1970)
  • B.S., Mathematics and Physics, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL (1970)

Elias Michaelis

Elias Michaelis

Professor Emeritus, Research Professor, Higuchi Biosciences Center
785-864-4504

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY (1973)
  • M.D., St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO (1969)
  • B.S., Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ (1966)

Mary Michaelis

Mary Michaelis

Professor Emeritus
785-864-6067

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (1978)
  • M.A., University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (1968)
  • B.S., Webster University, St. Louis, MO (1966)

Jackob Moskovitz

Jackob Moskovitz

Associate Professor
785-864-3536

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Training - Roche Institute of Molecular Biology, Roche Research Center, Nutley, NJ; Laboratory of Biochemistry, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD (2003)
  • D.Sc., Unit of Biochemistry, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel (1992)

Nancy Muma

Nancy Muma

Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology Chair
785-864-4002

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (1989)
  • Ph.D., Pharmacology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY (1985)

Eduardo Rosa-Molinar

Eduardo Rosa-Molinar

Professor, Dir. Microscopy & Analytical Imaging Resources Core Lab
785-864-3091

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Training, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE (1999)
  • Ph.D., Medical Sciences: Anatomy, Cell Biology, and Neuroscience, University of Nebraska Medical Center. Omaha, NE (1997)
  • B.S., Natural Sciences, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL (1994)

Honglian Shi

Honglian Shi

Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, Pharmacology & Toxicology
785-864-6192

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Tokyo University and Burke Medical Research Institute, Cornell University Medical College (2001)
  • Ph.D. Biophysics, Institute of Biophysics, CAS, Beijing, China (1995)

Adam Smith

Adam Smith

Assistant Professor
785-864-1936

Education:

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Section of Neural Gene Expression, NIMH (2013 - 2016)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Neuroscience, Florida State University, Place Tallahassee, FL (2013)
  • Master of Arts, Psychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE (2009)
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE (2007)

Jai Subramanian

Jai Subramanian

Assistant Professor
785-864-4495

Education:

  • Research Scientist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (2017)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD (2011)
  • Ph.D., Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (2004)

James W. Tracy

James Tracy

Professor
785-864-0975

Education:

  • Ph.D., Biochemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (1976)
  • B.S., Chemistry, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH (1972)

LIqin Zhao

Liqin Zhao

Associate Professor
785-864-6291

Education:

  • Postdoctoral, Bejing Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Bejing, China (2002)
  • Ph.D., Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang Shi, Liaoning Sheng, China (1999)


Events
2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU