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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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Working at Rice University

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 in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Rice University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Convenient school facilities, friendly staffs and colleagues, moderate workload

    Cons

    Course work can be heavy, but you can handle it if you are diligent enough.

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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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