Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus area of Advanced Drug Delivery
Multiple PhD studentships available for fall 2022. Applicants with a strong research background who will have completed an undergraduate or master’s degree at the time of enrollment are eligible. A background in pharmacy, pharmacology, veterinary medicine, biomedical sciences, biology, chemistry, chemical and biomedical engineering, materials-related engineering disciplines is required.
As a graduate student in the Interdisciplinary Studies PhD program, you will be joining a research group that is nationally and internationally recognized for its translational focus in drug delivery. Your training will be in a highly collegial, collaborative atmosphere that brings together a broad range of scientific disciplines-including custom synthesis of advanced functional excipients, dosage form design, pharmacology and preclinical development-providing the resources for horizontal innovation to overcome obstacles in drug development that lead to the valley of death across the preclinical and clinical divide. For more details on the areas of research, visit http://thekumarlab.ua.edu.
If you want to be leaders and innovators in the world of drug delivery, apply at https://graduate.ua.edu/prospective-students/apply-now/.