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Rice University Overview

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Houston, TX
1001 to 5000 employees
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$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Located on a 300-acre tree-lined campus in Houston, Rice University is consistently ranked among the nation’s top 20 universities by U.S. News & World Report. Rice’s undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio is approximately 6-to-1. Its ... Read more

Mission: As a leading research university with a distinctive commitment to undergraduate education, Rice University aspires to pathbreaking research, unsurpassed teaching, and contributions to the betterment of our world. It seeks to fulfill this mission by cultivating a diverse ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant
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    I have been working at Rice University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great place for any student

    Cons

    Small community if you went to public university

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Rice University Photos

Rice University photo of: Rice and the Texas Medical Center
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Rice University Interviews

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    Recruiting Coordinator Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Rice University.

    Interview

    Online application with resume and cover letter. Then a phone interview and then in person group interview with the entire office about two weeks later. In person interview was very extensive and can't even remember all of the questions that they asked me.

    Interview Questions

    • What is most important in a job, when have you had a disagreement with a coworker and how did you handle it?   Answer Question
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Rice University Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work, Houston Business Journal, 2014
  • Best Places to Work, Houston Business Journal, 2013
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