Karen Houseknecht

Interim Dean, College of Pharmacy

(207) 221-4500

Pharmacy Building

Karen L. Houseknecht, Ph.D. was appointed interim dean of the UNE College of Pharmacy on June 1, 2017.   She also serves as professor of Pharmacology in the UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to joining the College of Osteopathic Medicine, Houseknecht served as professor and founding faculty member in the UNE College of Pharmacy's Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Houseknecht’s career, which has spanned academic and corporate research environments, has focused on her unwavering passion around the discovery and development of novel... Read More

James Krebs

James Richard Krebs

BS Pharmacy, MS, PharmD

Assistant Dean, Experiential Education

Clinical Assistant Professor

(207) 221-4515

Pharmacy Building

James Krebs received his Bachelor of Science in pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University, a Master of Science in Medical Education Leadership from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine  and a Doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Rhode Island. 

Dr. Krebs' diverse career includes practice in long-term care, community, and hospital settings. He started his career at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick, Maine as a staff and clinical pharmacist. In 1997 he joined King Faisal Specialist Hospital in... Read More


Experiential Education

<br />Hospital Pharmacy

<br />Community Pharmacy

Wallace Marsh

Wallace A. Marsh


Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Clinical Associate Professor

(207) 221-4126

Pharmacy Building

Wallace Marsh is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of New England.  Wallace received his BS in Pharmacy and MS and PhD in Pharmacy Administration from the University of Texas.  He further earned his MBA and MSE from Nova Southeastern University.  Past academic appointments include as the Assistant Dean for Assessment and Accreditation at the University of New England (2014-2016); and Interim Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs (2015-2016), Interim Assistant Dean for Assessment (2014-2015), and Director of... Read More




Professional Staff

Renee Dana

Renee E Dana

BA Business Economics

Staff Assistant for Student Services

(207) 221-4158

Pharmacy Building


  • College event planning; including White Coat Ceremony, Annual Awards and Honors Ceremony, Graduating Class Awards Night and Hooding Ceremony
  • Website updating and maintenance
  • Social Media - College of Pharmacy Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Serves on the following committees: Student Affairs and Awards, College of Pharmacy Well-building, Website and Social Media

Supports the following committees: Student Affairs and Awards, Student Progression... Read More

Peg Donovan

Margaret (Peg) Donovan

B.S.,Business Management

Operations Manager

(207) 221-4141

Pharmacy Building

Additional responsibilities: College and department budget planning and forecasting with the dean; grant accounting; college operations;  college event planning

Serves on the following committees:  COP Executive Committee, CoP Wellness, Accreditation Self-Study, Student Affairs, Event Planning Task Force, Website and Social Media

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Peggy Mowatt

Staff Assistant, Dean's Office

(207) 221-4163

Pharmacy Building
Dean's Office


  • Student travel and reimbursement
  • ExamSoft  technical support contact
  • Liaison to Office of Disability Services
  • Coordinator for digital displays
  • Dean’s Office budget reconciliation
  • Travel arrangements and expense reports for Dean’s travel
  • Dean’s office purchase orders

Serves on the following committees:   College of Pharmacy Wellbuilding,  Admissions Committee

Supports the following committees:  Admission's Committee


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