CAROL LIM portrait
  • Member, Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Biological Chemistry Faculty, Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Adjunct Professor, Pharmacology And Toxicology
  • Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Professional Service

  • National Postdoctoral Association: Utah Post-Doctoral Association. Role: Invited Panelist. "Parenting During a Post-Doc". 2011 - 2011
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Faculty Speaker. SUNY Buffalo, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, AAPS Student Chapter invited speaker. “Life-Work Balance”. 2009 - 2009
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Role: Delegate. (AACP). 2007 - 2007
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Role: Alternate Delegate. (AACP). 2006 - 2006
  • American Pharmacists Association/Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Sciences. Role: Elected Member-At-Large. 2005 - 2008
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Co-Chair. "Career Development" Section, PDD Section Website Design Team. 2004 - 2005
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Abstract Reviewer. Biotechnology Section Committee. 2004 - 2005
  • National Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Role: Abstract Reviewer. 2003 - 2003
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Faculty Advisor. Student Chapter. 2000 - present
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Panel Member. Education Committee Graduate Student Panel. 1995 - 1995
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Role: Co-Chair. Western Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, Graduate Students' Meeting. 1993 - 1993

Internal Service

  • Acting Chair, 2016 - 2016. service.
  • Faculty Mentor for Carrie McAdam-Marx, Research Assistant Professor. Peer Mentor, 2015 - present. service.
  • Second Annual Graduate Student and Post-doctoral Fellow Mentorship Panel. Invited Panelist, 2015 - 2015. service.
  • Member, 2014 - 2015. service.
  • Review of the Department of Bioengineering. Chair & Member, 2014 - 2014. service.
  • Graduate Studies. Director, 2014 - present. service.
  • Co-steward for P1 year. Curriculum Steward, 2014 - present. service.
  • Faculty Mentor for Shawn Owen, Asst. Prof. Peer Mentor, 2013 - present. service.
  • Pre-pharmacy club advising. Attended Q&A sessions for students interested in pharmacy school. Advisor, 2013 - 2014. service.
  • Department Representative, 2013 - present. service.
  • Faculty Mentor for Mingnan Chen, Asst. Prof. Peer Mentor, 2012 - present. service.
  • Curriculum Reform Committee, P1Team. Member, 2012 - present. service.
  • Faculty Search Committee. Chair, 2012 - 2012. service.
  • Departmental Seminar. Coordinator, 2012 - 2014. service.
  • Coordinator at UU. Juan Diego Catholic High School Summer Program. Site Director, 2012 - present. service.
  • Globalization of Pharmaceutics Education Network; facilitate students from Germany to conduct 6 month research rotations in our department. Director, 2010 - present. service.
  • Member, 2010 - present. service.
  • Advising Chair & Advisor, 2009 - 2013. service.
  • Scientific Reviewer, 2009 - present. service.
  • Chair, 2009 - 2011. service.
  • Full member (elected), Cell Response and Regulation Group. Member, 2009 - present. service.
  • Clinical Track Faculty Search. Member, 2009 - 2009. service.
  • Faculty Search Committee. Chair, 2008 - 2008. service.
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Co-Director, 2007 - 2008. service.
  • Mentor for PharmDs. Student Mentor, 2005 - present. service.
  • Member, 2004 - 2011. service.
  • Admissions Committee. Committee Member, 2004 - present. service.
  • Teaching and Learning Committee. Committee Member, 2003 - 2004. service.
  • Co-Facilitator, 2002 - 2003. service.
  • Seminar Committee (Professional Program). Committee Member, 2002 - 2003. service.
  • Committee Member, 2001 - 2003. service.
  • Recruiting Committee. Chair, 2001 - 2003. service.
  • Steering Committee, Pharmaceutics Representative. Committee Member, 2001 - present. service.
  • Recombinant DNA Biosafety Committee. Committee Member, 2001 - 2003. service.
  • Professional Excellence and Leadership Committee. Committee Member, 2001 - 2002. service.
  • Departmental Seminar Coordinator. Coordinator, 2000 - 2003. service.
  • Teaching and Learning Committee. Committee Member, 2000 - 2001. service.
  • Peer-reviewed faculty lectures. Member & Reviewer, 2000 - 2004. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Scholar Distinguished Mentor Award for the University of Utah (1 of 3 recipients campus-wide). 2015
  • Teacher of the Year Award for 2nd professional year, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2014
  • Teacher of the Year Award for 2nd professional year, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2011
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2011
  • Rho Chi elected faculty member (1 of 5 faculty selected). 2010
  • Huntsman Cancer Institute Cancer Center Elected Member, Cell Response and Regulation Group. 2009
  • Teacher of the Year Award for 1st professional year, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2008
  • Teacher of the Year Award for 1st professional year, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2004
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah. 2004
  • Rising Stars Dinner with President Bernie Machen, University of Utah. 2001
  • Pharmacology Research Associate Training Program Fellowship, NIGMS, NIH (Competitive Award). 1996
  • UCSF Graduate Division Travel Award. 1995
  • National Institutes of Health Pharmaceutical Sciences Training Grant. 1995
  • Academic Research Award for Outstanding Paper (podium presentation), AAPS Western Regional Meeting, San Francisco, CA. 1994
  • Nominated Student Speaker, Pharmaceutical Chemistry Asilomar Retreat. 1994
  • Best Poster, Basic Science Award, Biotechnology Section, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) National Meeting, San Diego, CA. 1994
  • Long Award for Outstanding Teaching Assistant, UCSF School of Pharmacy. 1991
  • Sidney Riegelman Prize for Graduate Research Achievement, UCSF School of Pharmacy. 1991
  • National Institutes of Health Biotechnology Training Grant Fellowship. 1991
  • Rho Chi Pharmacy Honorary. 1986
  • Phi Lambda Upsilon Chemistry Honorary. 1985
  • Golden Key Honorary. 1984
  • Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society. 1983