Clay C.C. Wang, Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Clay C. C. Wang, PhD
Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chemistry
Phone: 323-442-1670
clayw@usc.edu

The Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, reports to the dean and has the following administrative responsibilities in the School:

· Serving as the department’s chief academic officer, overseeing the department’s contributions to the School’s educational programs

· Working in partnership with the associate deans to initiate and direct plans for faculty recruitment and retention, as well as appointments, promotion, tenure and post-tenure actions in compliance with all School and University policies

· Managing department personnel activities, including staff evaluations, ensuring consistency in the enforcement of policies

· Representing the department within the School, the University and with external constituencies and partners

· Acting as the department’s chief administrative officer, managing the budget and accounts supporting the department’s functions

· Mentoring junior faculty