Mentor Database

Rice Undergraduate Research Mentors listing has information about faculty and research fellows at Rice University and beyond who have mentored Rice undergraduates. For students who presented a mentored project at the Rice Undergraduate Research Symposium, projects titles are listed so that you can see the types of projects undergraduates complete with these mentors. Mentor listings do not indicate a current opening for undergraduate researchers; please inquire about availability. Join our mentor database here.

Darin Acosta
Darin Acosta

Professor


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Erez Aiden

Assistant Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine


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Alessandro Alabastri

Assistant Professor

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Edgar Avalos

Lecturer


Melissa Bailar
Melissa Bailar

Director of Grants and Initiatives Adjunct Lecturer


Guha Balakrishnan
Guha Balakrishnan

Assistant Professor

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Andrea Ballestero

Associate Professor and Director of Ethnography Studio


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Gang Bao

Foyt Family Professor of Bioengineering, Professor of Chemistry, CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research, Associate Dean of Research and Innovation


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Tatiana Barichello

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Bonnie Bartel

Ralph and Dorothy Looney Professor of Biosciences


Caleb Bashor
Caleb Bashor

Assistant Professor of Bioengineering & BioSciences


Beth Beason
Beth Beason

Teaching Professor of BioSciences


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Margaret Beier

Professor


Blair Benham-Pyle
Blair Benham-Pyle

Assistant Professor

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George Bennett

E. Dell Butcher Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology


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Matthew Bennett

Associate Professor


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Trevor Bibler

Assistant Professor

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Sibani Biswal

William M. McCardell Professor, Associate Department Chair, Director of Graduate Studies, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


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Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby

Cullen Professor of Medical Ethics, Center Associate Director


Aladin Boriek
Aladin Boriek

Professor

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Matthew Brake

Assistant Professor


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Mitchell Brun

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering PhD candidate at Rice University


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Jennifer Bryan

Assistant Professor

Lindsay Burrage
Lindsay Burrage

Assistant Professor


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Alex Butler

Professor of Finance


Jesse Chan
Jesse Chan

Assistant Professor

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Shuo-Hsiu Chang

Assistant Professor, Scientist, TIRR Memorial Hermann Neurorecovery Research Center


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James Chappell

Assistant Professor


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Sergio Chavez

Associate Professor and Undergraduate Advisor

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Rui Chen

Professor


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Jeannie Chin

Associate Professor


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Dalnim Cho

Department of Health Disparities Research, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences

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Raymond Cho

Professor


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Niki Clements

Watt J. and Lilly G. Jackson Assistant Professor of Religion, Director of Undergraduate Studies for Department of Religion


Dan Cohan
Daniel Cohan

Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Adrienne Correa

Assistant Professor


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Pengcheng Dai

Professor


David Damanik
David Damanik

Robert L. Moody, Sr. Professor, Mathematics

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Carla Danussi

Ph.D, Research Scientist


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Richard De La Garza II

Professor and Director of Research


April DeConick
April DeConick

Isla Carroll & Percy E. Turner Professor of Biblical Studies

Sylvia Dee
Sylvia Dee

Assistant Professor, Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences


James DeNicco
James DeNicco

Director of Principles of Economics Program and Senior Lecturer


Bryan Denny
Bryan Denny

Assistant Professor

Christina Diaz
Christina Diaz

Assistant Professor


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Michael Diehl

Associate Professor of Bioengineering & Chemistry, Director of Bioengineering Graduate Studies


Cassandra Diep
Cassandra Diep

Assistant Teaching Professor Health Sciences Advisor

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Daniel Domingues da Silva

Associate Professor


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Amy Dunham

Associate Professor


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Guillaume Duret

Research Scientist


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Scott Egan

Assistant Professor


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Sarah Elsea

Professor


Robert Englebretson
Robert Englebretson

Associate Professor Department Chair, Linguistics


Kory Evans
Kory Evans

Assistant Professor of BioSciences

Christopher Fagundes
Christopher Fagundes

Associate Professor


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Mary Farach-Carson

Professor; Director of Clinical & Translational Research


James Faubion
James Faubion

Radoslav Tsanoff Chair Professor Emeritus

Julie Fette
Julie Fette

Associate Professor


Jeremy Fiel
Jeremy Fiel

Assistant Professor


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Jonathan Findley

Assistant Professor, Director, Medical Student Education

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Simon Fischer-Baum

Assistant Professor


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Jeff Fleisher

Professor and Chair


B.J. Fregly
B.J. Fregly

Professor and CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Bioengineering College Magister, Brown College

Xue Gao
Xue Gao

T.N. Law Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Assistant Professor, Chemistry Assistant Professor, BioEngineering


Yang Gao
Yang Gao

Assistant Professor of BioSciences CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research


Eugenia Georges
Eugenia Georges

Professor

Bezawit Getachew
Bezawit Getachew

Assistant Professor in Environmental Engineering Research Faculty, NSF NEWT Center


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Frank Geurts

Professor


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Fathi Ghorbel

Professor, Bioengineering

Arthur Gottschalk
Arthur Gottschalk

Professor of Composition and Theory


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Jane Grande-Allen

Isabel C. Cameron Professor of Bioengineering


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David Grosshans

Associate Professor

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Ozge Gurcanli

Senior Lecturer


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Michael Gustin

Professor


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Naomi Halas

Professor

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Keith Hamm

Edwards Professor of Political Science


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Jeffrey Hartgerink

Professor of Chemistry and Bioengineering; Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies


Matthew Hayes
Matthew Hayes

Assistant Professor


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Mikki Hebl

Martha and Henry Malcolm Lovett Chair of Psychology


Matthias Heinkenschloss
Matthias Heinkenschloss

Noah G. Harding Chair and Professor of Computational and Applied Mathematics

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Irving Herman

Edwin Howard Armstrong Professor and Chair of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics Department


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C. Fred Higgs III

John and Ann Doerr Professor of Mechanical Engineering


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Kendal Hirschi

Professor

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Jimmy Holder

Assistant Professor



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Molly Horstman

Assistant Professor

Cymene Howe
Cymene Howe

Professor Director of Graduate Studies


Connor Huff
Connor Huff

Assistant Professor


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Jason Huse

Principal Investigator; Associate Professor, Pathology


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Michael Jaung

Assistant Professor


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Shane Jenks

Assistant Professor

Dan Johnson
Dan Johnson

Postdoctoral Research Associate


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Mark Jones

Joseph D. Jamail Chair in Latin American Studies


Matthew Jones
Matthew Jones

Gene and Norman Hackerman Junior Chair Norman Hackerman-Welch Young Investigator Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science and NanoEngineering

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Laura Kabiri

Sports Medicine Lecturer


Lydia Kavraki
Lydia Kavraki

Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science Professor of Bioengineering, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Professor of Mechanical Engineering Director, Ken Kennedy Institute


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Caleb Kemere

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Assistant Professor, Bioengineering

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Suzanne Kemmer

Associate Professor


Ching-Hwa Kiang
Ching-Hwa Kiang

Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy and Bioengineering


Thomas Killian
Thomas Killian

Dean of the Wiess School of Natural Sciences Professor, Physics and Astronomy

Katherine King
Katherine King

Associate Professor


Danielle King
Danielle King

Assistant Professor


Eden King
Eden King

Lynette S. Autrey Professor of Psychology

Zak Kingston
Zak Kingston

Postdoctoral Research Associate and Lab Manager at Kavraki Lab


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Natasha Kirienko

Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research


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Tiemo Klisch

Assistant Professor

Edward Knightly
Edward Knightly

Sheafor-Lindsay Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor, Computer Science


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Eugene Koay

Associate Professor, Co-director of Gastrointestinal (GI) Radiation Oncology for the MD Anderson Cancer Network


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Yoshihiro Komatsu

Assistant Professor

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Yoshihiro Komatsu

Assistant Professor


Philip Kortum
Phillip Kortum

Associate Professor Chairman of the Undergraduate Committee


Dan Kowal
Daniel Kowal

Dobelman Family Assistant Professor

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Robert Krencik

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Academic Institute Assistant Member, Research Institute


Anastasios Kyrillidis
Anastasios Kyrillidis

Noah Harding Assistant Professor, Computer Science


Christy Landes
Christy Landes

Kenneth S. Pitzer-Schlumberger Chair Professor of Chemistry, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Director, Center for Adapting Flaws into Features (CAFF)

Stephanie Leal
Stephanie Leal

Assistant Professor


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Dung-Fang Lee

Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar, Cancer Prevention Research Institute Of Texas


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Tae Jin Lee

Assistant Professor, Vivian L. Smith Department Of Neurosurgery, UTHealth Medical School

Angie LeRoy
Angie LeRoy

Ph.D. in Social Psychology, University of Houston


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Chase Lesane-Brown

Lecturer of Psychological Sciences, School of Social Sciences


Wei Li
Wei Li

Associate Professor Co-Chair for Graduate Admissions and Recruiting

Qilin Li
Qilin Li

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Co-Director, NEWT Center


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Lan Li

Assistant Professor


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Nuo Li

Assistant Professor

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Meng Li

Noah Harding Assistant Professor


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Edison Liang

Professor


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Yingyan Lin

Assistant Professor

Stephan Link
Stephan Link

Charles W. Duncan, Jr.-Welch Chair Professor of Chemistry and Electrical & Computer Engineering


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Job Lopez

Assistant Professor


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Kimberly Lopez

Associate Director, Community Engagement

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Jorge Loyo

NEWT Associate Director of Education, Rice University at NEWT Engineering Research Center


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George Lu

Assistant Professor


Peter Lwigale
Peter Lwigale

Associate Professor of BioSciences

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Emily Mace

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Immunology (in Pediatrics)


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Mirjana Maletic-Savatic

Assistant Professor


Joseph Manca
Joseph Manca

Nina J. Cullinan Professor of Art and Art History Professor of Art History

Randi Martin
Randi Martin

Elma Schneider Professor of Psychology


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Caroline Masiello

Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Chemistry, and Biosciences


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Kirsten Matthews

Fellow in Science and Technology Policy

Devin McBride
Devin McBride

Assistant Professor


Matthew McCary
Matthew McCary

Assistant Professor of Biosciences


Caleb McDaniel
Caleb McDaniel

Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of Humanities Professor of History Chair, Department of History

Matthew McGinley
Matthew McGinley

Assistant Professor


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Kevin McHugh

Assistant Professor


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Caroline McNeil

Lecturer of Chemistry; Assistant Chair of Undergraduate Laboratories

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Javier Medina

Associate Professor and Vivian L. Smith Endowed Chair in Neuroscience


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Antonios Mikos

Louis Calder Professor of Bioengineering; Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry


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Tom Miller

Associate Professor

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Rachel Miller

Assistant Professor


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Jordan Miller

Assistant Professor of Bioengineering


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Aditya Mohite

Associate Professor


T. Clifton Morgan
T. Clifton Morgan

Albert Thomas Professor of Political Science


Emilia Morosan
Emilia Morosan

Professor

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Sudip Mukherjee

Postoctoral Associate, Veiseh Lab, Bioengineering


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Florian Muller

Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Systems Imaging, Division of Diagnostic Imaging


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John Mulligan

Lecturer, Humanities Computing Researcher/Facilitator, Center for Research Computing

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Guru Naik

Assistant Professor


Vihang Narkar
Vihang Narkar

Associate Professor


Eugene Ng
Eugene Ng

Professor of Computer Science and of Electrical and Computer Engineering Chair, CS Grad Committee

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Sara Nizzero

Graduate Student (former), Link Lab


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Ronan O'Connell

PhD student, Bioengineering, Bashor Lab


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Bert O'Malley

Chancellor, Molecular & Cell Biology, Associate Director of Basic Research, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center

Huw Ogilvie
Huw Ogilvie

Assistant Research Professor of Computer Science


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Kirsten Ostherr

Gladys Louise Professor of English | Chair, English Department | Director of Medical Humanities | Director, Medical Futures Lab | Adjunct Professor, The UT School of Public Health, Division of Health & Behavioral Sciences


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Fred Oswald

Professor

Guido Pagano
Guido Pagano

Assistant Professor


Jezreel Pantaleon Garcia
Jezreel Pantaleon Garcia

Postdoctoral Fellow, Scott E. Evans Laboratory


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Robin Parihar

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine Research Member, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine Faculty Member, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine

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Sandy Parsons

Associate Teaching Professor


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Matteo Pasquali

A. J. Hartsook Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering; Professor of Chemistry and MSNE


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Sai Paul

Graduate Student, Richards-Kortum Lab

Amanda Perkins-Ball
Amanda Perkins-Ball

Assistant Teaching Professor Sports Medicine Advisor


Elizabeth Petrick
Elizabeth Petrick

Associate Professor Department of History


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George Phillips

Ralph and Dorothy Looney Professor of Biochemistry & Cell Biology; Professor of Chemistry

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Frank Placencia

Assistant Professor


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Jeroen Pollet

Assistant Professor


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Jim Pomerantz

Professor

Daniel Preston
Daniel Preston

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering


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Han Pu

Professor


Evan Ramos
Evan Ramos

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rinki Ratnapriya
Rinki Ratnapriya

Assistant Professor


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David Ress

Associate Professor


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Anna Rhodes

Assistant Professor

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Christophe Ribelayga

Associate Professor And Bernice Weingarten Chair In Ophthalmology, Ruiz Department Of Ophthalmology & Visual Science


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Brian Riedel

Associate director, CSWGS Adjunct Assistant Professor


Beatrice Riviere
Beatrice Riviere

Noah Harding Chair and Professor of Computational and Applied Mathematics

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Pete Roma

Senior Scientist and Director, Behavioral Health & Performance Laboratory


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Cliona Rooney

Professor, Thomas J. Rosenbalm, M.D., Presidential Endowed Chair


Soumyabrata Roy
Soumyabrata Roy

Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Volker Rudolf

Professor


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Sonia Ryang

T.T. and W.F. Chao Professor of Asian Studies


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Julia Saltz

Assistant Professor


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Deepthi Sanagase

Laboratory Manager


Vishwanath Saragadam
Vishwanath Saragadam

Postdoctoral Research Assoc.

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Andrew Schaefer

Noah Harding Chair and Professor, Comp & Applied Mathematics; Professor, Computer Science


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Ryan Schloesser

Program Manager for Fisheries Ecology & Enhancement


Santiago Segarra
Santiago Segarra

W. M. Rice Trustee Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Laura Segatori
Laura Segatori

Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, and BioSciences


Thomas Senftle
Thomas Senftle

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering William Marsh Rice Trustee Chair


John Seymour
John Seymour

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, McGovern School of Medicine University of Texas Health Adjunct Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Rice University

John Seymour
John Seymour

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, McGovern School of Medicine University of Texas Health Adjunct Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Rice University


Yousif Shamoo
Yousif Shamoo

Vice Provost for Research Ralph and Dorothy Looney Professor of BioSciences


John P. Shen
John Paul Shen

Assistant Professor

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Sayuri Shimizu

Professor; Dunlevie Family Chair; Research Areas: US and the World, History of Modern International Relations, International Political Economy, Pacific World, Global History of Sports


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Kristen Siebach

Assistant Professor


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Evan Siemann

Professor

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Joff Silberg

Professor


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Ray Simar

Professor in the Practice, Electrical and Computer Engineering


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Chelsey Smith

Graduate Student, Richards-Kortum lab

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Scott Solomon

Associate Teaching Professor


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Sirena Soriano

Baylor College of Medicine


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Francois St-Pierre

Assistant Professor

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Lauren Stadler

Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering


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Robert Stein

Lena Gohlman Fox Professor of Political Science


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Clinton Stewart

Member, St. Jude Faculty

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Charles Stewart

Professor


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Richard Stoll

Professor


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Junghae Suh

Professor

Jerzy Szablowski
Jerzy Szablowski

Assistant Professor of Bioengineering


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Jeffrey Tabor

Associate Professor


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Jasper Tan

Electrical Engineering PhD student

Evelyn Tang
Evelyn Tang

Assistant Professor


Jane Tao
Jane Tao

Professor of BioSciences


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Collin Thomas

Faculty Lecturer

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Alyse Thomas

Postdoctoral Fellow, Nuo Li lab



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Qiang Tong

Associate Professor

James Tour
James Tour

T. T. and W. F. Chao Professor of Chemistry Professor of Materials Science & NanoEngineering


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Paul Treacy

Lecturer, Research Associate


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Chris Tunnell

Assistant Professor

Vaibhav Unhelkar
Vaibhav Unhelkar

Assistant Professor of Computer Science


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Rosa Uribe

Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research, Biosciences


César Uribe
César Uribe

Louis Owen Jr. Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Visiting Professor at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, MIPT

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Robert Vajtai

Research Professor


Robert Vajtai
Robert Vajtai

Research Professor


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Rafael Verduzco

Professor

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Tiphanie Vogel

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics and Rheumatology


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Daniel Wagner

Associate Professor, Biosciences


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Yongxing Wang

Research Scientist

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Aryeh Warmflash

Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research, Biosciences


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Trent Watkins

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery and Neuroscience


Geoff Wehmeyer
Geoff Wehmeyer

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

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Lora Wildenthal

John Antony Weir Professor; Research Areas: Modern Germany, European women and gender, Human rights, Modern colonialism


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Michael Wong

Professor


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Gary Woods

Distinguished Professor in the Practice, Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Han Xiao

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biosciences


Kaiyuan Yang
Kaiyuan Yang

Assistant Professor


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Vicky Yao

Assistant Professor

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Jeffrey Yau

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience


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Nicolas Yong

Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology


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Damian Young

Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Pathology

Olivia Young
Olivia Young

Assistant Professor


Hanyu Zhu
Hanyu Zhu

Assistant Professor, Materials Science and NanoEngineering William Marsh Rice Chair