Dr. Yong Guo

Director of Graduate Studies

Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences


Dr. Guo started as the Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences for the School of Pharmacy in January 2012.  As a Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. Guo leads the school and students by teaching didactic courses and laboratories.

Before joining FDU, Dr. Guo was a Principal Scientist at Janssen Pharmaceutical R&D, a Johnson & Johnson company. Dr. Guo also served as an adjunct professor in the master program of Pharmaceutical Science at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Dr. Guo has a background in pharmaceutical drug product development, quality control and project management in pharmaceutical industry. His research work has been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and book chapters.

Dr. Guo is excited about the opportunity to help build an exciting and innovative pharmacy program. He enjoys sharing his extensive pharmaceutical industry experience with the students at FDU.

Research Interests

Novel technologies for pharmaceutical analysis and drug delivery
Innovative approaches to quality control of herbal medicine
System biology in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Innovative approaches to teaching and active learning 

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist
Sino-America Pharmaceutical Scientist Association
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
New Jersey Pharmacists Association
Personalized Medicine Coalition

Contact Information


Pharmacy: Yong FULL


Masters of Business Administration, Pharmaceutical Management
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Madison, New Jersey

Doctor of Philosophy, Chemistry
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York

Bachelor of Science, Chemistry/English
University of Science and Technology of China
Hefei, China