The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy offers a variety of fellowships sponsored by the NIH, pharmaceutical industry partners, and traditional academic-funded fellowships. Details regarding these fellowships are included under the following links.

DPET Current Fellows

History of the DPET Fellowship Program (PDF)

DPET Graduate/Fellowship Brochure (PDF)

2019 DPET Industry and Academic Fellowship Webinar

Postdoctoral Fellowship FAQ

Industry Sponsored Postdoctoral Fellowships Offered by Divisions

Clinical Research and Drug Development

Medical Affairs

Global Drug Safety/ Pharmacovigilance

Pharmacokinetics/ Pharmacodynamics/ Pharmacometrics

Global Regulatory Affairs


Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research

The Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research fellowship provides support to Ph.D. students in their first and second years in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. This fellowship provides a competitive stipend, and provides health insurance, paid vacation, and compensation for travel to one professional meeting each year.

Academic Postdoctoral Fellowships Offered by Divisions 

Academic Research Fellowships

The Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics offers several two-year, industry-sponsored postdoctoral fellowships, as well as academic fellowships. Fellows gain extensive training and experience in developing, writing, managing, and enrolling patients into clinical studies, as well as scientific and grant writing, publications, and presentation skills. In addition, during the first year of their fellowships, fellows will take coursework related to their training program including, but not limited to, biostatistics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenomics.

Academic fellows spend the entire duration of their programs at UNC, focusing on clinical, preclinical and in vitro research projects.

NIH Sponsored Postdoctoral Fellowships

Clinical Pharmacology


Entrepreneurial Development

Global Engagement

Practice Advancement and Clinical Education

Academic Research Fellowships

DPET Fellow News

Fellows Day, June 7, 2019:  Congratulations to our outgoing Fellows on the next chapter in their careers!

Left to right: Hitesh Patel, PharmD – Medical Affairs, GSK; Kristina Vishnevetskaya, PharmD – Global Regulatory Affairs, GSK; Kristen Moody – Medical Affairs, GSK; Margo Sketch, MS, PharmD – Medical Affairs, United Therapeutics; Catherine Buckthal, PharmD – Drug Development & Clinical Research, United Therapeutics.

Not pictured: Sara Angione, PharmD – Global Medical Affairs, GSK; Sherif Sharaby, PharmD – Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacotherapy, IQVIA

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