Walter Klimecki, associate professor in the College of Pharmacy, has been promoted to associate head of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology.
In his new role, Klimecki will manage and administer department faculty matters, participate in business management of the department, represent the department at college and university committees and meetings, manage departmental staff and participate in defining and refining the departmental mission and strategic planning.
Klimecki has been a human genetics and toxicology researcher at UA since 2000. He currently holds appointments in the College of Pharmacy, the College of Medicine and the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. He is a member of the Arizona Respiratory Center and the BIO5 Institute.