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Emeritus Faculty

Medicinal Chemistry

Gary Grunewald
Malott Hall, Room 4060A

Dr. Gary Grunewald did his undergraduate work in pharmacy at Washington State University and obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin.

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Ron Borchardt
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Simons Biosciences Research Laboratories, Room 201A

Ronald T. Borchardt is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at The University of Kansas- Lawrence. Professor Borchardt received his undergraduate education (B.S. in Pharmacy, 1967) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his graduate education (Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry, 1970) from The University of Kansas-Lawrence.

Pharmacology & Toxicology

Morris Faiman
Professor Emeritus
Malott Hall

My research program is focused on studies on the mechanism of action of agents used in the treatment of alcohol abuse and the studies of the mechanism by which alcohol can become addictive.

Professor-Senior Scientist
Malott Hall

My research specialties include psychopharmacology, behavioral pharmacology, behavioral neuroscience and computer-controlled behavioral measurement instrumentation.

Smissman Research Lab

As a faculty member in the Pharmacology and Toxicology Department, I have mentored 15 graduate students and several post-doctoral fellows. Those individuals have gone on to assume a variety of professional positions in science.

Research Professor, University Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Simons Biosciences Research Laboratories, Room 107

Over the years, I have devoted my energies to training undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral associates to become highly respected neuroscientists, neuropharmacologists, or neurobehavioral scientists.

Pharmacy Practice

Harold Godwin
Professor Emeritus
Wescoe, 6014

Associate Dean Harold Godwin earned a B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, an M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy from The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, and completed a two-year residency in pharmacy administration at The Ohio State University Hospitals.

Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Pharmacy Building, Room 2001G

Clinical Assistant Professor Barbara Woods earned her B.S. Pharm. from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed a M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in health services administration from KU School of Education. She also serves as director of the Multicultural Pharmacy Scholars Program for the School of Pharmacy. Her primary teaching responsibilities are Pharmacy Law and Professional Ethics.

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