William M. Pierce, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor; Executive Vice President for Research and Innovation

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Jouett Hall 202 pierce@louisville.edu 502–852–7427


Ph.D., Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Louisville (1981)

Research Areas and Projects

  • Mechanisms of bone formation and resorption
  • design of novel drugs for management of osteoporosis
  • biomolecular mass spectrometry; proteomics in structural biology.