The psychology department at Rice University is a unique blend of basic and applied psychology. Our breadth of research interests creates a unique learning and research environment. The primary emphasis in the department is on research, in both the laboratory and applied settings.
Psychology goes beyond disciplinary boundaries and represents the scientific study of the mind and behavior from multiple levels of analysis. It is among the most popular majors at Rice. Psychology majors often go on to graduate schools, medical schools, and law schools.
Our psychology graduate program is designed for students wishing to pursue the Ph.D. degree and continue on to university-level teaching and research.
The School of Social Sciences at Rice University is dedicated to challenging old assumptions, finding answers to tough questions and generating solutions that make lives better.
The upcoming symposium will host an interdisciplinary and international cohort of scholars to explore the perceptual, neurological, cognitive, linguistic, educational and sociocultural a
HOUSTON – (Dec.
Male professors gave more than twice as many talks as female professors in departments at the country’s 50 most prestigious universities during the 2013-2014 academic year, according to
Eden King, an associate professor in the Department of Psychology, has been elected president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) for 2019.
Philip Kortum, an associate professor of psychology at Rice University, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the organization announced today.
More than 80 percent of immigrants residing in the U.S.
HOUSTON – (Nov. 7, 2017) – More than 80 percent of immigrants residing in the U.S.
Nearly a quarter of Mexican immigrants who live near the California-Mexico border without legal authorization have a mental disorder, particularly depression or anxiety, according to a n
HOUSTON – (Oct.