_ College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences _
Ajay K. Banga, Ph.D.

Ajay K. Banga, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Chair

Endowed Chair in Transdermal Delivery Systems

Fellow, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Mercer University, 3001 Mercer University Drive, Atlanta, GA 30341



  • Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, New Jersey
  • Master of Science (Pharmaceutics), University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma
  • Master of Pharmacy, University of Delhi, New Delhi

Honors (Current/Past):   

  • Fellow, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
  • 11 Editorial Advisory Boards: (1) Pharmaceutical Development & Technology;    (2) Journal of Drug Delivery Science & Technology;  (3) Recent Patents on Drug Delivery & Formulation; (4) The Open Medical Devices Journal;  (5) Biomedical Engineering--Applications, Basis and Communications; (6) Crit Rev Ther Drug Carr Syst; (7) Transdermal Magazine (8) Antibody Technology Journal (9) Journal Bioequivalence & Bioavailability (10) Pharmaceutica Analytica Acta (11) Research & Reports in Transdermal Drug Delivery
  • Associate Editor - Therapeutic Delivery (2009 - present)   
  • Editor in Chief - Critical Reviews in Therapeutic Drug Carrier Systems 
  • Scientific Advisory Board  -  3 companies 
  • Consulting Services to 19 companies                        
  • Distinguished Educator Award and Research Award- College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA, USA

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  • Professor and Chair (current)) - Dept. Pharm. Sci., Mercer Univ. Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Associate Professor - Dept. of Pharm. Sciences, Mercer Uni. Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Associate Professor - Auburn University. AL, USA
  • Assistant Professor - Auburn University, AL, USA
  • Formulation Scientist - Bausch and Lamb - Rochester, NY, USA
  • Research Scientist - Ranbaxy Labs Ltd., New Delhi, India 


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