College of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

M. O. Faruk Khan, B.Pharm., M.Pharm., Ph.D.

Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, Homer F. Timmons Endowed Professor and Coordinator, SWOSU Center for Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences (SCRiPS)

CPP 384
100 Campus Drive
Weatherford, OK 73096

580.774.3064 (Phone)
580.774.7020 (Fax)

Educational Background:

Degree Institution Area of Study
B.S. University of Dhaka, Bangladesh Pharmacy
M.S. University of Dhaka, Bangladesh Pharmacy (Medicinal Chemistry)
Ph.D. University of Manchester, UK Medicinal Chemistry

Scholarly Interests and Research Areas:

  • Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery
  • Drug Metabolism
  • Rational Drug Design and Molecular Modeling
  • Parallel Synthesis
  • Grant: "Cyclen based Novel Antimalarial Agents" under JIA (Junior Investigator Award), NIH-INBRE Program
  • Coordinator of Agreement between SWOSU and University of Development Alternatives, Bangladesh, to help develop their new Pharm.D. Program

Courses Taught:

Fundamentals of Drug Action Pharm 3405
Medicinal Chemistry I Pharm 4512
Medicinal Chemistry II Pharm 4522

Curriculum Vitae:


Southwestern Oklahoma State University
100 Campus Drive - Weatherford, OK 73096 - 580.72.6611