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

UNC's Department of Pharmacology ranks #3rd globally according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Global Universities 2014 report.

The Department of Pharmacology ranked #4 in the nation in its field in NIH research funding in 2013.

Our Global Science Ranking: #3 in the World

U.S. News & World Report has published their first ever 
Best Global Universities, ranking 500 institutions from 49
countries. UNC Pharmacology and Toxicology ranked #3
in the world!

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Highlights

Photo of Bryan Roth 130 x 150Congratulations to Bryan Roth, MD, PhD for receiving the ASPET 2016 Louis S. Goodman & Alfred Gilman Award in Receptor Pharmacology. Read more...

Upcoming Events
Seminar presented by Dr. Will Fairbrother, Brown University Mar 01, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium
Seminar presented by Dr. Danny Dhanasekaran, Oklahoma University, HSC Mar 08, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium
Seminar presented by Dr. Ron Dror, Stanford University Mar 15, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium
Seminar presented by Dr. Randy King, Harvard University Mar 29, 2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium
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