Welcome to the Pharmacology Department!

Photo of Gary L. Johnson 130 x 150Our Graduate Program is dedicated to the training of outstanding scientists in the pharmacological sciences. 
An outstanding graduate program is a high priority of our department, and the training faculty participate fully at all levels. Our department ranks consistently in the highest levels of NIH funding for pharmacology departments nationwide and a great diversity of research areas is available to trainees. more

The Department of Pharmacology ranked #4 in the nation in its field in NIH research funding.

Our Global Science Ranking:  #3rd Globally according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Global Universities 2015 report.


Carolina Summer Fellows 2016 start their undergraduate research projects.  

Carolina Summer Fellows 2016

Carolina Summer Fellows 2016 (L to R): Brandon Koo, Ami Shiddapur, Christina Kresser, Wendy Klein, Daniel Zeitouni, Maria Miggs and Tim Qi.