Department of Pharmacology

pharmacology education

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS | DRUG DISCOVERY | SCIENTIFIC OUTREACH

Department Head Jill Siegfried, PhD

SIEGFRIED

Our department is active in both laboratory research and teaching, and we have courses and research opportunities for graduate students, undergraduates, and professional students. We are preparing students for the biomedical careers of the future.

  • 54 FACULTY
  • 44 STUDENTS
  • 4 RESEARCH AREAS
  • 4 DEGREE PROGRAMS
pharmacology education

EDUCATION

We provide high-quality teaching of the principles of pharmacology to the next generation of scientists and medical professionals. Learn more about the Undergraduate Minor in Pharmacology and the Graduate Program in Pharmacology.

pharmacology research

DISCOVERY

We conduct high-impact research that advances our understanding of physiology and drug action, while seeking new insights that can be exploited to treat human disease. See our research focus areas.

pharmacology community

COMMUNITY

We provide scientific expertise and other services to the University of Minnesota and the community at large. Read more about how we are committed to making a difference.