University of Florida-Department of Medicinal Chemistry

The Department of Medicinal Chemistry in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Florida is looking for prospective chemistry students interested in a graduate degree! Their mission is to conduct basic and applied research in chemistry, biochemistry, and related disciplines as it relates to drug design and discovery. The department focuses on all aspects of drug design, discovery and development with a unique blend of the physical and biological sciences.

Stipends for graduate research assistants start at $31,000, and those with a Pharm.D.  are eligible for additional funding. Graduates of the program earn a Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences, with a major in medicinal chemistry. Former graduates of this program have landed positions at major research universities, government agencies, and biotech companies.

For more information and to apply, visit the Department of Medicinal Chemistry website!

PULSe Fall Open House

The PULSe Fall Open House  will be on Friday, November 3, 2017. This open house serves as an opportunity to introduce students to the Purdue University Interdisciplinary Life Science Ph.D. Program (PULSe).  PULSe provides opportunities for an interdisciplinary graduate experience in the basic life sciences for Ph.D. students.

Our day of activities will include a meet the faculty session, lunch with current students, and a tour of lab facilities. Your students will gain exposure to some of the life science research being done at Purdue, while they are also given an opportunity to talk with faculty and students to familiarize themselves with the PULSe Program.

The details of the 2017 PULSe Fall Open House are as follows:

Date: Friday, November 3, 2017
Time: 10:00 – 3:30 PM
Location: Stewart Center and Purdue Memorial Union, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Activities: Overview will begin at 10:00, including meet the faculty session, lab tours, lunch with students, and tour of campus facilities.

Lunch will be provided.

RSVP: 2017 PULSe Open House RSVP or

Questions: (765)-496-1635 or

Molecular Medicine PhD Program


The Ph.D. program in Molecular Medicine, offered through a partnership between the Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University, is now accepting applications for Fall 2017 enrollment!

The focus of this program is to train the next generation of biomedical translational researchers. Students will train and engage in basic or translational research that is relevant to human health, and can lead to new understanding of disease, medications, and therapies.

For students who may be interested in learning more about the Molecular Medicine Ph.D. program, there will be two BioMed virtual grad school fairs on Tuesday, September 13th and Wednesday, October 5th. Information on how to register for this FREE event can be found here.

The application can be found on the Cleveland Clinic website. The deadline for receiving applications is December 5th, 2016.