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Faculty & Staff Profile
Pharmacy Building 312
207-221-4057 (w)

Cory R Theberge, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


Dr. Theberge is a native of Harpswell, Maine and attended Bates College before graduate study at the University of New Hampshire, where he received a MS degree in Chemistry.  After five years as a medicinal chemist at Merck and Co. he returned to the University of New Hampshire where he completed his Ph.D. through the Merck Doctoral Study Program.  Dr. Theberge continued at Merck and Co. until moving back to Maine in 2009.  Dr. Theberge conducts medicinal chemistry research on human and veterinary therapeutics and specializes in the chemical analysis of human and veterinary medications.


organic and medicinal chemistry
drug stability
veterinary pharmacology
veterinary pharmacy


BS, Biochemistry, Bates College, 1992

MS, Chemistry, University of New Hampshire, 1995

PhD, Chemistry, University of New Hampshire, 2002

Research and Scholarship

Research Interests

Chemical Stability of Veterinary and Human Medications
Medicinal Chemistry/Organic Synthesis
Veterinary Pharmacy