John V. Schloss, PhD, BS

John V. Schloss, PhD, BS

Chair of Pharmaceutical Science / Associate Dean of Research

Dr. Schloss brings a perspective on pharmacy education to AUHS based on 10 years as a professional scientist in DuPont’s Central Research Department; 9 years as Professor at the University of Kansas, School of Pharmacy; 6 years in pharmacy-related biotech; and 10 years helping to build the basic science and research components of two domestic and one foreign pharmacy programs. He has remained active in both research and the education of graduate and undergraduate students, while securing research funding from international, federal, state, and private sources.

Dr. Schloss was an NIH-postdoctoral fellow at the University of Wisconsin in Madison and holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Tennessee for work conducted at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Department of Pharmaceutical Science

The Department of Pharmaceutical Science provides the basic and pharmaceutical science foundation for the professional pharmacy program. In addition to a commitment to excellence in its curricular offerings, the Department strives to build a program that bridges the gap between basic and applied sciences, clinical practice, and social sciences.

We are dedicated to scholarship, education, research, service to the community, and the highest ideals of integrity and personal growth for our faculty, staff, and students.