Alok Bhushan, PhD
Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
As chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. Alok Bhushan leads a team of experts in the department who teach in the PharmD Program, graduate program and develop their research programs. The Department faculties have expertise in medicinal chemistry, computational chemistry, pharmaceutics, nanotechnology, pharmacology and toxicology. Dr. Bhushan also assists in managing departmental budget, evaluation of faculty, distribution of work load and ensuring smooth running of the laboratory facilities and the department. Dr. Bhushan overlooks the development of the department for future. Dr. Bhushan’s research is in the area of cancer pharmacology focusing in glioblastoma and pancreatic cancer.