Krol Research Group

Welcome to the home page for the research group of Dr. Ed Krol. My lab and office are both situated on the third floor of the Health Sciences building at the University of Saskatchewan.

I accept graduate students from a wide variety of academic backgrounds in the basic sciences including chemistry, biochemistry, biology, toxicology, pharmacology, and physiology to name a few. For more information regarding graduate studies in my group, please visit the graduate studies portion of my website.

For more information contact us at or (306) 966-2011.

Academic Background

Ed Krol

Academic Positions

2008-present: Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy & Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan
2001-2008:Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy & Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan
2001-present: Associate Member, Department of Chemistry, University of Saskatchewan
2001-present: Member, Toxicology Graduate Program, University of Saskatchewan
2008-present: Member, Drug Design and Discovery Research Group, University of Saskatchewan
2011-present: Graduate Chair (Pharmacy)
2000-2001: Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Brandon University


BSc. 1985 (Chemistry) McMaster University

Ph.D. 1993 (Chemistry) Queen's University

Thesis: "Hydrolylsis of Phosphonformate Triesters: Rate Acceleration of a Millionfold in Nucleophilic Substitution at Phosphorus."
Supervisor: Gregory R.J. Thatcher


1994-1996: University of Illinois-Chicago, College of Pharmacy, Department of Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
Supervisor: Judy L. Bolton
Research: Toxicology of quinones

1996-2000: University of Arizona, College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Supervisor: Daniel C. Liebler
Research: Photoprotective and antioxidant properties of melanin and vitamin E


Chemical Institute of Canada (1996)
Society of Toxicology of Canada (2000)
American Chemical Society (1995)
International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics (2003)

Contact Information

Dr. Ed S. Krol
College of Pharmacy & Nutrition
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5C9
phone 306-966-2011
fax 306-966-6377