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Rice chemist wins ‘Nobel Prize of Cyprus’

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 09:04
Nicolaou earns top international honors from Cyprus, Germany and China Rice University organic chemist K.C. Nicolaou has earned three prestigious international honors, including the Nemitsas...

Rice chemist wins ‘Nobel Prize of Cyprus’

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 09:04
Nicolaou earns top international honors from Cyprus, Germany and China Rice University organic chemist K.C. Nicolaou has earned three prestigious international honors, including the Nemitsas...

MD Anderson researcher David Wetter named chair of Rice Department of Psychology

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 09:39
Acclaimed MD Anderson researcher David Wetter became chair of Rice University's Department of Psychology this month.

MD Anderson researcher David Wetter named chair of Rice Department of Psychology

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 09:39
Acclaimed MD Anderson researcher David Wetter became chair of Rice University's Department of Psychology this month.

One of the nation’s leading labor economists joins Rice

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 09:16
Kenneth Wolpin, widely recognized as one of the nation's pre-eminent labor economists, has joined Rice University's Economics Department.

One of the nation’s leading labor economists joins Rice

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 09:16
Kenneth Wolpin, widely recognized as one of the nation's pre-eminent labor economists, has joined Rice University's Economics Department.

Intellectual property revenue nearly $3 million

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:12
Rice University’s total revenues from intellectual property reached a record high of $2.8 million in fiscal year 2014.

Intellectual property revenue nearly $3 million

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:12
Rice University’s total revenues from intellectual property reached a record high of $2.8 million in fiscal year 2014.

Rice University to offer Master of Global Affairs degree

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 10:06
Rice University will begin offering a Master of Global Affairs degree in fall 2015. The new program is designed to offer graduate students professional education that simultaneously requires high standards of scholarship and offers practical training for global affairs careers in government, the private sector and international organizations.

Rice University to offer Master of Global Affairs degree

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 10:06
Rice University will begin offering a Master of Global Affairs degree in fall 2015. The new program is designed to offer graduate students professional education that simultaneously requires high standards of scholarship and offers practical training for global affairs careers in government, the private sector and international organizations.

Shamoo appointed vice provost for research

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 16:20
Professor Yousif Shamoo has been appointed vice provost for research.

Shamoo appointed vice provost for research

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 16:20
Professor Yousif Shamoo has been appointed vice provost for research.

Two deans announce future plans

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 09:07
The deans of the School of Humanities and the Jones Graduate School of Business plan to return to the faculty.

Nine recognized with award for superior teaching

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 14:35
Nine faculty received the 2014 George R. Brown Award for Superior Teaching, which honors top Rice professors as determined by the votes of alumni who graduated within the past two to five years.

Sociology’s Emerson wins Rice’s top teaching prize

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 12:01
Sociologist Michael Emerson is the winner of the 2014 George R. Brown Prize for Excellence in Teaching, Rice's highest teaching award. Emerson, who co-directs Rice's Kinder Institute for Urban Research, said the two most important factors for excellent teaching are love of subject and truly caring about students.

Matsuda named dean of graduate and postdoctoral studies

Mon, 12/16/2013 - 13:08
Chemistry Department Chair Seiichi Matsuda has been appointed dean of graduate and postdoctoral studies, effective Jan. 1.

Leebron notes strategic academic priorities for next decade in State of the University address

Mon, 09/30/2013 - 15:14
President David Leebron gave an overview of the opportunities and challenges facing Rice University at his annual State of the University address to the Faculty Senate Sept. 25.

Sanders appointed vice provost of academic affairs

Thu, 01/27/2011 - 18:00
Sanders appointed vice provost of academic affairs FROM RICE NEWS STAFF REPORTS Paula Sanders has been appointed vice provost of academic affairs, effective Feb. 16....

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