Faculty

Sharyn  Baker Sharyn Baker
Professor and Gertrude Parker Heer Chair
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
410 Biomedical Research Tower
baker.2480@osu.edu
614-685-6016
  • Developmental therapeutics for acute myeloid leukemia
  • Variability in anticancer drug disposition and response
Debra  Barnette Debra Barnette
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
204 Parks Hall
barnette.1@osu.edu
614-247-6198
Stuart J. Beatty Stuart J. Beatty
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A218 Parks Hall
beatty.52@osu.edu
614-688-8466
Donald  Bennett Donald Bennett
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A203 Parks Hall
bennett.5@osu.edu
614-292-3907
  • Immunizations
  • Wellness and Disease Prevention
  • Leadership/Professional Associations
  • Pharmacist Workforce Issues & Career Planning
Carolyn  Brackett Carolyn Brackett
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A202 Parks Hall
brackett.2@osu.edu
614-292-5718
Moray  Campbell Moray Campbell
Research Associate Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
536 Parks Hall
campbell.1933@osu.edu
614-688-2470
  • Dietary-derived compounds as chemotherapy agents in cancer.
  • Epigenomic distortion of transcription factor actions in cancer.  
  • MicroRNA drivers of cancer progression.
  • Translational bioinformatics approaches to reveal novel cancer drivers.
Esperanza J. Carcache de Blanco Esperanza J. Carcache de Blanco
Associate Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
442 Parks Hall
carcache-de-blan.1@osu.edu
614-247-7815
Cynthia A. Carnes Cynthia A. Carnes
Senior Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education
Pharmacy Practice and Science
Pharmacology
217A Parks Hall
carnes.4@osu.edu
614-292-1715
  • Pharmacotherapy of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia Mechanisms
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Safety Pharmacology
Kristin A. Casper Kristin A. Casper
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A220 Parks Hall
casper.17@osu.edu
614-292-1712
Xiaolin  Cheng Xiaolin Cheng
Associate Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
642 Riffe Building
cheng.1302@osu.edu
614-292-3198
Emanuele (Ema)  Cocucci Emanuele (Ema) Cocucci
Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
412 Biomedical Research Tower
cocucci.1@osu.edu
Christopher  Coss Christopher Coss
Research Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
602 Riffe Building
coss.16@osu.edu
614-688-1309
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Endocrine disease mechanisms
  • Cancer cachexia
  • Drug discovery and development
Yizhou  Dong Yizhou Dong
Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
434 Riffe Building
dong.525@osu.edu
614-292-3771
  • Biomaterials and biotechnology
  • Drug delivery
  • RNA therapeutics
Macarius  Donneyong Macarius Donneyong
Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
129B Parks Hall
donneyong.1@osu.edu
614-292-0075
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Patient-centered outcomes research
  • Health Services Research
  • Epidemiology
Molly  Downing Molly Downing
Clinical Instructor
Pharmacology
downing.211@osu.edu
  • Pharmacology education and outreach for K-12 audiences
  • Administrator and Co-Instructor, "Pills, Potions, and Poisons"
  • Prescription drug misuse education and awareness
Mark E. Drew Mark E. Drew
Assistant Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
792 Biomedical Research Tower
drew.47@osu.edu
614-247-5337
  • Antimalarial drug discovery
  • Malaria diagnostics
Colleen  Dula Colleen Dula
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
242 Parks Hall
dula.6@osu.edu
614-247-2744
  • Laboratory & Clinical Skills Education
  • Performance Based Assessment
Terry S. Elton Terry S. Elton
Professor
Pharmacology
555 Parks Hall
elton.8@osu.edu
614-247-6353
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • G-Protein Coupled Receptors
  • miRNA Biology
Ruth  Emptage Ruth Emptage
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
136D Parks Hall
emptage.8@osu.edu
614-292-0093
James R. Fuchs James R. Fuchs
Associate Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
634 Riffe Building
fuchs.42@osu.edu
614-247-7377
  • Natural Product Synthesis
  • Drug Design
  • Lead Optimization; and Cancer
  • Infectious Diseases
Rajgopal  Govindarajan Rajgopal Govindarajan
Associate Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
544 Riffe Building
govindarajan.21@osu.edu
614-247-8269
  • Pancreatic cancer developmental therapeutics
  • Nucleoside and oligonucleotide based therapeutics
  • Nucleoside drug transporters
  • MicroRNAs in cancer
Peixuan  Guo Peixuan Guo
Professor and Sylvan G. Frank Chair
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
912 Biomedical Research Tower
guo.1091@osu.edu
614-293-2114
  • RNA nanotechnology for cancer therapy
  • Developed multifunctional RNA nanopartidevelopment of RNA nanoparticles for tumor specific delivery of therapeutics, image-guided drug delivery, and cancer immunotherapycles harboring RNA aptamer, siRNA, anti-miRNA, drugs or ribozymes
Christina  Drenberg Guttke Christina Drenberg Guttke
Research Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
404 Biomedical Research Tower
guttke.1@osu.edu
614-685-6058
  • Preclinical development of novel treatment strategies for pediatric acute myeloid leukemia
  • Translational pharmacology of anti-cancer therapeutics
  • Contribution of pharmacogenomics to inter- and intra-patient variability
Anna  Haas-Gehres Anna Haas-Gehres
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
242 Parks Hall
haas-gehres.2@osu.edu
614-688-1813
  • Ambulatory Pharmacy (Adults and Pediatrics)
  • Diabetes Education
  • Underserved Populations
Kenneth M. Hale Kenneth M. Hale
Clinical Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
452 Parks Hall
hale.3@osu.edu
614-292-4717
  • Prescription drug misuse prevention
  • Introduction to pharmacy
Laura E. Hall Laura E. Hall
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
129A Parks Hall
hall.42@osu.edu
614-247-6197
Dale G. Hoyt Dale G. Hoyt
Associate Professor
Pharmacology
406 Riffe Building
hoyt.27@osu.edu
614-292-6245
  • Endothelial Function and Injury
  • Inflammatory Signaling
  • DNA Damage and Repair
  • Cancer Pharmacology
Kari R. Hoyt Kari R. Hoyt
Associate Professor & Interim Chair
Pharmacology
412 Riffe Building
hoyt.31@osu.edu
614-292-6636
  • Neuroscience
  • Neuropharmacology
  • CNS Pharmacology
Keli  Hu Keli Hu
Associate Professor
Pharmacology
530 Parks Hall
hu.175@osu.edu
614-292-5433
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Cardioprotection
  • Ion Channels
  • Mitochondria
Mary Raber Johnson Mary Raber Johnson
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
johnson.6844@osu.edu
Jeffrey S. Johnston Jeffrey S. Johnston
Senior Lecturer
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
238 Parks Hall
johnston.14@osu.edu
614-292-2607
Kou-San  Ju Kou-San Ju
Assistant Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
290 Aronoff Laboratory
ju.109@osu.edu
614-292-8847
  • Natural Product Discovery
  • Microbial Metabolism
  • Biocatalysis
  • Genomics
Katherine A. Kelley Katherine A. Kelley
Associate Dean for Assessment and Strategic Initiatives
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
217 Parks Hall
kelley.168@osu.edu
614-292-5998
  • Curricular Assessment
  • Curriculum Design
  • Specialized Accreditation
A. Douglas Kinghorn A. Douglas Kinghorn
Professor and Jack L. Beal Chair
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
446 Parks Hall
kinghorn.4@osu.edu
614-247-8094
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Drug Discovery from Plants
  • Botanical Dietary Supplements
Nicole C. Kwiek Nicole C. Kwiek
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacology
402 Riffe Building
kwiek.1@osu.edu
614-688-5951
  • Science education for diverse audiences
  • Pharmacology for K-12 students
  • Prescription drug abuse awareness
Ross  Larue Ross Larue
Research Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
504 Riffe Building
larue.22@osu.edu
Robert J. Lee Robert J. Lee
Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
542 Parks Hall
lee.1339@osu.edu
614-292-4172
  • Targeted drug delivery systems based on nanoparticles
  • Improving nanoparticle composition for clinical applications
  • Developing miR-targeting lipid nanoparticles
  • Targeted chemotherapeutic drug formulations and bioconjugates
Julie E. Legg Julie E. Legg
Assistant Professor-Practice
Director of Experiential Education
Pharmacy Practice and Science
210 Parks Hall
legg.31@osu.edu
614-688-3607
  • Experiential Education
  • Interprofessional Education
  • Performance Based Assessment and Simulations
  • Teaching and Learning
Pui-Kai (Tom) Li Pui-Kai (Tom) Li
Associate Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
338 Parks Hall
li.27@osu.edu
614-688-0253
Henry J. Mann Henry J. Mann
Dean and Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Science
Pharmacy Practice and Science
217 Parks Hall
mann.414@osu.edu
614-292-5711
David  Matthews David Matthews
Assistant Professor-Practice
Pharmacy Practice and Science
232 Parks Hall
matthews.170@osu.edu
James W. McAuley James W. McAuley
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
221 Parks Hall
mcauley.5@osu.edu
614-292-9713
  • Pharmacotherapy of Epilepsy
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Clinical Research
Bella H. Mehta Bella H. Mehta
Director of Continuing Professional Development
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
208 Parks Hall
mehta.6@osu.edu
614-688-8313
  • Patient Centered Medical Homes
  • Ambulatory/Community Pharmacy Services
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicines
  • Pharmacist reimbursement
Jay M. Mirtallo Jay M. Mirtallo
Director, Master's in Health Systems Pharmacy
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
138A Parks Hall
mirtallo.1@osu.edu
614-292-6415
  • Parenteral nutrition
  • Nutrition Support
  • Leadership
  • Medication safety
Mark  Mitton-Fry Mark Mitton-Fry
Assistant Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
342 Parks Hall
mitton-fry.1@osu.edu
614-292-1903
Milap  Nahata Milap Nahata
Director, Institute of Therapeutic Innovations and Outcomes (ITIO)
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A206 Parks Hall
nahata.1@osu.edu
614-292-2472
  • Medication efficacy and safety
  • Pediatric drug formulations
  • Population health outcomes
  • Leadership
Annie  Nebergall Annie Nebergall
Assistant Professor-Practice
Pharmacy Practice and Science
232 Parks Hall
nebergall.3@osu.edu
614-688-2609
Marjorie  Neidecker Marjorie Neidecker
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Pharmacy Practice and Science
5072C Graves Hall
neidecker.1@osu.edu
614-247-6181
Leslie  Newman Leslie Newman
Lecturer
Pharmacology
414 Riffe Building
newman.439@osu.edu
614-292-3025
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Neurochemistry of Drug Addiction
  • Scientific Communication
Navjot Singh Pabla Navjot Singh Pabla
Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
406 Biomedical Research Tower
pabla.2@osu.edu
614-685-8028
Vinita B. Pai Vinita B. Pai
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
136D Parks Hall
pai.15@osu.edu
614-292-1716
Chelsea  Pekny Chelsea Pekny
Assistant-Professor - Practice
Pharmacy Practice and Science
129E Parks Hall
pekny.2@osu.edu
Mitch  Phelps Mitch Phelps
Associate Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Riffe Building 612
phelps.32@osu.edu
614-688-4370
  • Anti-cancer drug development
  • Pharmacometrics; pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic modeling and simulation
  • Individualization and optimization of anti-cancer therapies
  • Bioanalytical methodologies applied in PK/PD studies
Ming  Poi Ming Poi
Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
152 Riffe Building
poi.2@osu.edu
614-292-6622
  • Cancer Therapeutics and Pharmacology
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics
  • Clinical Pharmacogenetics
  • Investigational Drugs Pharmacy/Early Phase Cancer Clinical Trials
Brianne  Porter Brianne Porter
Assistant Professor-Practice
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A208 Parks Hall
porter.618@osu.edu
614-292-1379
Maria C. Pruchnicki Maria C. Pruchnicki
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A210 Parks Hall
pruchnicki.1@osu.edu
614-292-1363
  • Ambulatory care
  • Health literacy
  • Residency training
  • Teaching development
Przemyslaw  Radwanski Przemyslaw Radwanski
Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
radwanski.2@osu.edu
614-292-3944
Harinantenaina Liva Rakotondraibe Harinantenaina Liva Rakotondraibe
Assistant Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
434 Parks Hall
rakotondraibe.1@osu.edu
614-292-4733
  • Drug Discovery from Natural Products
  • Natural Product Chemistry
  • Pharmacognosy and Ethnobotany
Jennifer L. Rodis Jennifer L. Rodis
Assistant Dean for Outreach and Engagement
Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
129D Parks Hall
rodis.2@osu.edu
614-247-8391
  • Patient Care Service Development in Community/Ambulatory Care
  • Drug Information
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Wellness and Prevention Services
Dan  Shu Dan Shu
Research Associate Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
914 Biomedical Research Tower
shu.135@osu.edu
614-293-2147
  • RNA Nanotechnology for therapy
  • Biomaterials and biotechnology
  • Drug targeting and delivery
Alex  Sparreboom Alex Sparreboom
Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
408 Biomedical Research Tower
sparreboom.1@osu.edu
614-685-6014
  • Clinical cancer pharmacology
  • Hepatic and renal drug elimination
  • Organic cation transport
Lara  Sucheston-Campbell Lara Sucheston-Campbell
Associate Professor
Pharmacy Practice and Science
604 Riffe Building
sucheston-campbell.1@osu.edu
614-688-2502
Donald  Sullivan Donald Sullivan
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacy Practice and Science
206 Parks Hall
sullivan.17@osu.edu
614-292-2492
Katie  Summers Katie Summers
Lecturer
Pharmacology
141N Parks Hall
summers.266@osu.edu
614-292-5829
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Co-Instructor, "Pills, Potions, and Poisons”
  • Science education for diverse audiences
Werner  Tjarks Werner Tjarks
Professor
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
430 Parks Hall
tjarks.1@osu.edu
614-292-7624
Alexa Sevin Valentino Alexa Sevin Valentino
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Pharmacy Practice and Science
129C Parks Hall
valentino.49@osu.edu
614-292-1186
Robert J. Weber Robert J. Weber
Assistant Dean for Medical Center Affairs
Pharmacy Practice and Science
368 Doan Hall
weber.480@osu.edu
614-293-8470
Karl A. Werbovetz Karl A. Werbovetz
Professor and Chair
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
332 Parks Hall
werbovetz.1@osu.edu
614-292-5499
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Antiparasitic Drug discovery and design
Jennifer L. Whetstone Jennifer L. Whetstone
Senior Lecturer
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
236 Parks Hall
whetstone.21@osu.edu
614-292-4007
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
Marcia  Worley Marcia Worley
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Chair
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A214 Parks Hall
worley.18@osu.edu
614-292-2425
Jack C. Yalowich Jack C. Yalowich
Professor
Pharmacology
532 Parks Hall
yalowich.1@osu.edu
614-688-5980
  • Cancer Pharmacology
  • DNA Topoisomerase Inhibitors
  • Therapy-Related Myeloid Leukemias: Chemoprevention
  • Drug Resistance
Anthony P. Young Anthony P. Young
Professor
Pharmacology
404 Riffe Building
young.38@osu.edu
614-292-0765

Retired Faculty

Jessie Lai-Sim Au Jessie Lai-Sim Au
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
au.1@osu.edu
Marialice S. Bennett Marialice S. Bennett
Faculty Emeritus
Pharmacy Practice and Science
bennett.10@osu.edu
Robert W. Brueggemeier Robert W. Brueggemeier
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
421 Parks Hall
brueggemeier.1@osu.edu
614-292-5231
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Steroid Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Hormones and Cancer
  • Aromatase Inhibitors
Robert A. Buerki Robert A. Buerki
Professor Emeritus
Pharmacy Practice and Science
425 Parks Hall
buerki.1@osu.edu
614-292-4722
  • History of Pharmaceutical Education
  • Pharmacy Ethics
  • History of Pharmacy
John M. Cassady John M. Cassady
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
cassady.1@osu.edu
Kenneth K. Chan Kenneth K. Chan
Professor Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
chan.56@osu.edu
James D. Coyle James D. Coyle
Faculty Emeritus
Pharmacy Practice and Science
coyle.1@osu.edu
Robert W. Curley Robert W. Curley
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
606 Riffe Building
curley.1@osu.edu
614-292-7628
Joseph F. Dasta Joseph F. Dasta
Professor Emeritus
Pharmacy Practice and Science
dasta.1@osu.edu
Raymond W. Doskotch Raymond W. Doskotch
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
doskotch.1@osu.edu
Sylvan G. Frank Sylvan G. Frank
Retiree-Faculty Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
228 Parks Hall
frank.1@osu.edu
614-292-6343
William L. Hayton William L. Hayton
Professor Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
hayton.1@osu.edu
George  Hinkle George Hinkle
Faculty Emeritus
Pharmacy Practice and Science
hinkle.5@osu.edu
Jogikal M. Jagadeesh Jogikal M. Jagadeesh
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
jagadeesh.1@osu.edu
Dennis B. McKay Dennis B. McKay
Professor Emeritus
Pharmacology
mckay.2@osu.edu
Carter L. Olson Carter L. Olson
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
olson.9@osu.edu
Popat N. Patil Popat N. Patil
Professor Emeritus
Pharmacology
538 Parks Hall
patil.1@osu.edu
614-292-7238
  • Steric Aspects of Adrenoceptors
  • Rates of Racemization of Optical Isomers
  • Drug Melanin Interactions
  • History of Pharmacological Sciences
Larry W. Robertson Larry W. Robertson
Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
425 Parks Hall
robertson.9@osu.edu
Albert H. Soloway Albert H. Soloway
Dean and Professor Emeritus
Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
soloway.1@osu.edu
Alfred E. Staubus Alfred E. Staubus
Professor Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
staubus.2@osu.edu
Lane J. Wallace Lane J. Wallace
Professor Emeritus
Pharmacology
400 Riffe Building
wallace.8@osu.edu
614-292-9917
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Mechanism of action of addicting drugs
  • Computational neurobiology of dopamine signaling
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
M. Guillaume Wientjes M. Guillaume Wientjes
Professor Emeritus
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
wientjes.1@osu.edu