We embrace diversity and cultivate biomedical researchers cognizant of the values of differences.
Dr. Cui’s lab in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy explores the biochemical activities of glycan processing enzymes and develops therapeutic and diagnostic molecules or tools for various types of cancer and age-related diseases (e.g. diabetes, neurodegeneration, etc).
In Dr. Ding’s laboratory in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Florida, researchers are interested in combing the world for naturally occurring chemicals that have applications in health, agriculture and environment.
Dr. Hendrik Luesch explores the world’s oceans in search of natural compounds that treat cancer and other deadly diseases. In these uncharted waters, lies new chemistry, new biology and new cures just waiting to be revealed. Learn more here: A New Wave of Medicine
Dr. Xing’s research program attempts to understand tobacco carcinogenesis, build cancer risk, stratification and develop preventive interventions with the ultimate research goal of facilitating cancer prevention as a key pillar to support effective cancer management.
open faculty positions
The University of Florida Health colleges of Dentistry, Medicine-Gainesville, Medicine-Jacksonville, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions, and Veterinary Medicine invite applications for faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate or full Professor rank in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the health sciences
The Department of Medicinal Chemistry and the Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development (CNPD3) at the University of Florida invites applications for one non-tenure-track faculty position for the Microbial Genomics and Synthetic Biology core
The Department of Medicinal Chemistry and the Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development (CNPD3) at the University of Florida invites applications for one non-tenure-track faculty position for the Microbial Genomics and Synthetic Biology core.
The Department of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, University of Florida, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level.
The award recognizes a Ph.D. student who has exceptional research accomplishments, including extramural awards, publications and evidence of…
Eight new graduate students joined the department in fall 2022.
The research will focus on marine organisms with exceptional biosynthetic potential, employing genomic and chemical approaches.
seminar series and guest speakers
August 31st, 2022, 10AM-11AM in Communicore C1-04. Dr. Caro-Diaz presentation is titled “Bioactive Marine Algae Natural and Pseudo-Natural…
June 29th, 2022, 10AM-11AM via Zoom. Dr. Lopes presentation is titled “The Rational Search for Biologically Active Substances through Mass…
May 4th, 2022, 10AM-11AM in Communicore, C1-17. Dr. Hackett’s presentation is titled “Dynamics and Membrane Interactions of…
fast facts | academic year 2021-22
Discover the UF pharmaceutical sciences graduate program and learn about our comprehensive and collaborative research training among the five departments.