Endowed Chairs and Professorships

John A. Biles Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Holder: Wei-Chiang Shen, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Timothy M. Chan Professorship in Complementary Therapeutics

Holder: Rajindar Sohal, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

William A. and Josephine A. Heeres Chair in Community Pharmacy

Holder: Steven Chen, PharmD, Chair, Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy

Gavin S. Herbert Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Holder: Sarah Hamm-Alvarez, PhD, Executive Vice Dean; Vice Dean for Research and Graduate Affairs; Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Hygeia Centennial Chair in Clinical Pharmacy

To be appointed

Charles Krown/Pharmacy Alumni Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Holder: Enrique Cadenas, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

QSAD Centurion Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

To be appointed

John Stauffer Dean’s Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Holder: Dean R. Pete Vanderveen, PhD, RPh

R. Pete Vanderveen Chair in Therapeutic Discovery and Development

Holder: Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Boyd P. and Elsie D. Welin Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Holder: University Professor Jean Chen Shih, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Contact Us

For information on how to establish a chair or professorship at the School, please contact:

Karen Thomas
Director of Major Gifts
Telephone: (323) 442-2483
Email: karentho@usc.edu

Joann Tusia
Assistant Dean for Development
Telephone: (323) 442-0162
Email: tusia@usc.edu