Applications to Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmacy degrees have seen an increase in recent years, with higher education being at the forefront of the discovery of new drugs and treatments which meet the complex health challenges of the 21st century.
Pharmacology, toxicology and pharmacy lecturers teach and research across a wide range of scientific and medical disciplines. Here we look at the lecturing roles available in this fast-moving area of the health and medical sector, the qualifications and experience you need and opportunities for career progression.
See here for more information about the role of a pharmacist and their responsibilities. You’ll find an in-depth look at the regulations for toxicologists here. Here you can learn more about the role of a pharmacologist.