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What do we offer?

Our goal is to provide a cutting-edge program in pharmacological sciences that leads to a wide range of employment opportunities upon graduation. Your education prepares you for a career as a pharmacologist in academic institutions, in biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, in federal and state agencies and in private research institutions.

Our program offers:

  • A broad-based, multidisciplinary education focused on neuroscience and cardiovascular pharmacology.
  • Faculty expertise ranging from cellular and molecular biology to behavior.
  • Research focused on:
    • receptors and their signaling mechanisms
    • novel endogenous and therapeutic ligands
    • neurochemical basis of behavior
  • Individualized research training in well-equipped laboratories
  • Excellent faculty-to-student ratio allows you to work closely with professors in a challenging and supportive environment

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Please note that UC Irvine does not offer a program in pharmacy, but other schools world-wide do offer such programs.