James Richard Krebs

James Krebs received his bachelor of science in pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University  and a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Rhode Island in. He is currenting pursuing a Master of Science in Medical Education Leadership.

Dr. Krebs' diverse career includes practice in long-term care, community, and hospital settings. He started his career at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick in as a staff and clinical pharmacist. In 1999 he joined King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia where he enjoyed his role as a clinical pharmacy specialist in oncology/hematology and preceptor for pharmacy students from King Saud University. Upon his return in  2001, he worked for Miles Memorial Hospital in Damariscotta and St. Andrews Hospital in Boothbay Harbor as a clinical pharmacist. In this role he also participated in community-based services including diabetes and COPD management groups. Most recently he held a management position with Walgreens. He has proudly precepted pharmacy students for more than ten years.

At UNE, Dr. Krebs will travel throughout Maine to gather information about potential experiential training sites including the nature of the practice site (retail pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, etc.), the site's capacity to accommodate students, and the specific types of services the students will be exposed to at each site. In addition, he will be responsible for experiential course structure and design and curricular development, as well as preceptor and experiential site relations and preceptor development.

Dr. Krebs enjoys travel, running, sea kayaking, and the vibrant art scene in Maine.



University of Rhode Island

BS Pharmacy

Ohio Northern University

Board Certifications and Licenses

Registered Pharmacist in Maine and Ohio

Clinical Affiliations



Experiential Education

<br />Hospital Pharmacy

<br />Community Pharmacy

James Richard Krebs



Director of Experiential Education

Pharmacy Building


(207) 221-4515