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www.rice.edu
Houston, TX
1001 to 5000 employees
1912
College / University
Education
$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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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Houston, TX
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    I worked at Rice University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great environment between all departments

    Cons

    Weather in houston can get pretty bad

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Rice University Photos

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Rice University Interviews

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    PhD Candidate Interview

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    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Rice University.

    Interview

    Meet with professor and talk about your past research experiences and what their type of research includes and involves. Was very casual and inviting. Also met with other graduate students.

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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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