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

To be appointed

Gavin S. Herbert Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

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

Hygeia Centennial Chair in Clinical Pharmacy

Holder: Steven Chen, PharmD, Associate Professor, Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy

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

Jennifer Watson
Executive Director of Development
Telephone: (323) 442-1382
Email: freeh@usc.edu