Professorship of Pharmaceutical Chemistry was deemed appropriate by the Professor of Toxicology with the decision of the Professor’s Board, dated 02.06.1965 and numbered 41.
Pharmaceutical Chemistry courses were fulfilled, until 1965, by;
Prof. Hayriye AMAL, Ph. D. (as a faculty member)
Prof. Semiha TULUS, Ph. D. (as a faculty member)
Prof. Esin GÜRSU-ONAT, Ph. D. (as a faculty member)
Prof. Okan ATAY, Ph. D. (as an assistant) from Istanbul University, Faculty of Pharmacy.
Starting from the academic year of 1965-1966, the lessons were decided to be given by Assoc. Prof. Michel BERTUCAT (with Assoc. Prof. Orhan YALÇINDAĞ in the second semester).
Up until 1967, Pharm. Arif TAMAÇ was served as a translator in the lessons of Assoc. Prof. Michel BERTUCAT. In the following years, lesson translations were made by the assistants of the department; Prof. Ningur NOYANALPAN, Prof. Seçkin ÖZDEN and Prof. Rahmiye ERTAN.
Prof. Mekin TANKER was appointed with the decision of Professor’s Board, dated 06.04.1968, by means of resignment of Prof. Mustafa GÜLEY from the head of the department. During this period, the appointment of Prof. Michel BERTUCAT, given the lessons of the department, as the head of the department is on the date of 02.06.1970. Prof. Michel BERTUCAT was continued this task until his return to France (November 1976), and on the date of 02.11.1976, Assoc. Dr. Ningur Noyanalpan (Professor in 1979) was elected the head of the department and fulfilled this task until 1982.
Prof. Mevlüt ERTAN, Ph. D. between 1982-1985;
Prof. Seçkin ÖZDEN, Ph. D. between 1985-1988;
Prof. Rahmiye ERTAN, Ph. D. between 1988-1994;
Prof. Seçkin ÖZDEN, Ph. D. between 1994-1996;
Prof. Rahmiye ERTAN, Ph. D. between 1996-1999;
Prof. Esin AKI-YALÇIN, Ph. D. between 1999-2002;
Prof. İsmail YALÇIN, Ph. D. between 2002-2005;
Prof. Doğu NEBİOĞLU, Ph. D. between 2005-2008;
Prof. Erdem BÜYÜKBİNGÖL, Ph. D. between 2008-2011;
Prof. İlkay YILDIZ, Ph. D. between 2011-2012;
Prof. Meral TUNÇBİLEK, Ph. D. between 2012-2014;
Prof. Hakan GÖKER, Ph. D. between 2014-2018 was fulfilled the head of department.
From 2018 onwards, Prof. Gülgün AYHAN-KILCIGİL, Ph. D. is the head of the department.