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The Departments of Statistics and of Computer Science at Rice University are seeking candidates for two postdoctoral research associate positions, as part of a recently awarded Research Training Groups in Mathematical Sciences (RTG) grant ( The successful candidates will work with faculty members and graduate students in bot… View Details Bookmark
In accordance with all NCAA, conference, and university policies, the position of Maintenance Coordinator will report to the Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Operations. The coordinator will assist with the management of daily operations of the university athletic department by planning and coordinating athletic facilities and events, including: 1) event set ups, tear downs, and f… View Details Bookmark
Glasscock School of Continuing Studies
The Information Technology Specialist II takes a lead role in training instructors, staff, and students, as well as provides support and advice regarding online courses, registration system, learning management system, and marketing systems. This position serves as the administrator and trainer for educational technologies and for Blackboard Collaborate. View Details Bookmark
Rice Academy Postdoctoral Fellows Program
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 community of learning and discovery that produces leaders across the spectrum of human endeavor. As part of a recently laun… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
The Elevator Mechanic provides technical skills in order to maintain and repair campus elevators and other mechanical systems. This person inspects, repairs, and maintains elevators (traction and hydraulic), chair lifts, and stage lifts. S/he responds to elevator trouble calls and performs corrective maintenance. The Elevator Mechanic performs annual elevator safety inspections and assists and … View Details Bookmark
Kinder Institute for Urban Research
The Kinder Institute for Urban Research at Rice University seeks an experienced researcher with strong quantitative skills to join our team. Housed on the Rice University campus in central Houston, the Kinder Institute is a multi-disciplinary “think-and-do tank” focusing on urban issues in Houston, the American Sun Belt, and other urban areas. We work with local government, nonprofit agencies a… View Details Bookmark
Human Resources
Rice University occasionally has temporary positions available in various departments across the campus. These positions may be either full- or part-time, and can vary in length from two weeks to several months. Pay is commensurate with experience, qualifications, and available budget. View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning - BRC
The Energy/Controls Technician performs a variety of skilled duties related to energy conservation initiatives for the BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC). Some of these duties include supporting the calibration and servicing of all building utility metering equipment, testing, re-commissioning, and modifying HVAC systems sequence of operations, and building schedules to improve efficiencie… View Details Bookmark
A postdoctoral associate position in mammalian synthetic biology is available in the Department of Bioengineering at Rice University. We are looking for a creative, highly motivated postdoctoral researcher interested in doing path-breaking research in the area of synthetic regulatory network engineering. Potential project spaces include: 1) Design and testing of synthetic mammalian signaling … View Details Bookmark
The Senior Philanthropic Advisor is responsible for developing professional cultivation and solicitation strategies for prospects rated at the $5M and higher level; plays a critical role in developing fundraising strategy and cultivating relationships with unaffiliated or loosely affiliated principal gift prospects; and works to build Rice’s portfolio of prospects capable of giving $5M or higher. View Details Bookmark
Physics and Astronomy
The experimental high-energy particle physics group at Rice University invites applications for an immediate opening for a postdoctoral research associate to join our efforts on the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment at the Large Hadron Collider. The successful applicant will take on leadership roles in analysis of CMS data and Pixel Detector activities, comprising operations and/or HL-L… View Details Bookmark
V P for Investments/Treasurer
The Rice University Endowment was $5.4 billion as of June 30, 2016. The Rice Endowment ranks in the top 20 endowments of private research universities (by market value) in the US. The endowment is critical to the university’s ability to achieve its goals. The annual distribution from the endowment funds nearly half of the university’s annual operating budget. The Rice Management Company (RMC) w… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
This position will provide special services in excess of routine to support the Custodial function. S/he will document these services on a daily basis and customize with customers on a quarterly basis to obtain feedback and schedule work. View Details Bookmark
Rice University Executive Education
The Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for planning, development, and implementation of all of the Jones Graduate School of Business Executive Education’s (EE) marketing strategies, marketing communications, and brand awareness activities, both external and internal. S/he is responsible for planning, development, and implementation of all of the Jones Graduate School of Bus… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
The Custodian II, in addition to performing the functions of a Custodian I (cleaning, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming and removing trash from restrooms, buildings, as well as cleaning and polishing furniture, chalk boards and walls), will perform the following duties: strip, scrub, buff, seal, wax and apply finishes to floors; and shampoo and extract carpets, and remove heavy trash. The Custodian … View Details Bookmark
The Department of Economics at Rice University in Houston, TX anticipates having a position at the level of assistant or associate professor in any field in economics to begin at the start of the 2018 academic year. Candidates should show evidence of research excellence and a commitment to teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The minimum educational requirement is a PhD i… View Details Bookmark
Materials Science and NanoEngineering
The Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering in the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University, located in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track position in materials science at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. We seek an individual who has demonstrated excellence in one (preferably both) of the following areas in materials science: 1) … View Details Bookmark
Interdisciplinary Research Support
The Program Administrator provides financial, event, and administrative support for the Interdisciplinary Research Support Office (IRSO) and its sub organizations, including program and event logistics, processing payments and reimbursements, assisting with reports and responding to inquiries. This position prepares and manages the program budgets, reconciles statements, processes purchase ord… View Details Bookmark
Wiess fellowships are intended to facilitate launching independent academic careers by providing opportunities to engage in Rice University’s research and teaching missions in a mentored setting. Wiess teacher-scholars will conduct independent research in collaboration with Rice faculty members in the Chemistry Department and will engage in limited teaching and/or mentoring activities with facu… View Details Bookmark
Center for Theoretical Biological Physics
The Center for Theoretical Biological Physics is actively recruiting recent quantitative science (physics, mathematics, chemistry, etc) PhD graduates for postdoctoral positions beginning in 2017-18. We are looking to fill several positions with postdoctoral candidates who are well-versed in quantitative science, but who are very interested in learning and tackling research problems in the realm… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
The Custodian I completes sanitation of restrooms, showers and locker facilities, and replenishes supplies. This individual sweeps, mops, or vacuums floor surfaces and removes trash from all assigned areas. This position also cleans chalk boards, walls, and other items as required and cleans, polishes, and moves furniture and equipment for special events when needed. The Custodian I meets with … View Details Bookmark
Shepherd School of Music
The Department of Musicology in the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University announces an opening for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Musicology. Candidates with research interests in 20th- and 21st-century music and with substantial teaching experience are particularly encouraged to apply. The selected candidate will be expected to 1) publish at … View Details Bookmark
Applications are invited for a tenured associate professor position in aging and health to join the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience area in the Department of Psychology at Rice University. We will also consider individuals at the advanced assistant level with an outstanding record. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in psychology or a relat… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
The Plumber I provides cost effective, efficient, reliable, maintenance service in preserving and upgrading the integrity of the campus facilities with minimal disruption to building occupants. View Details Bookmark
Jones Graduate School of Business
The Accounting Faculty group in the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of accounting, with a preference for PhD candidates entering the academic job market for the first time. The appointment will be made at the rank of assistant professor to begin on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate is expec… View Details Bookmark
The Department of Bioengineering is currently accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow for our Bio-instrumentation lab course, Biomechanics lab course, and one additional course to be developed. The position will require a full-time focus on laboratory and classroom teaching and will begin in August 2018. The Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow position is targeted for relatively n… View Details Bookmark
The Houston Education Research Consortium (HERC) is a research-practice partnership between Rice University and several Houston-area school districts. HERC aims to improve the connection between education research and decision-making, with the ultimate goal of closing socioeconomic gaps in educational achievement and attainment in Houston. The Business Systems Analyst, with guidance from the… View Details Bookmark
Brown School of Engineering
The Engineering Professional Master’s Program (EPMP) is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the Professional Master’s Program in the George R. Brown School of Engineering under the direction of the program director. The program coordinator will work closely with the director in recruiting new students, promoting the program, and coordinating & networking educational and social events. T… View Details Bookmark
Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American Studies
Rice University’s Department of Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American Studies welcomes applications for a specialist in Mexican literature and culture, with a focus on the 20th/21st centuries, at the rank of assistant professor. Interest in a secondary field or comparative research is desirable, in combination with one of the following: Central America, Andes region, indigenous literatures an… View Details Bookmark
Facilities, Engineering, & Planning
The Project Manager is responsible for management of all aspects of new construction and renovation projects, and routinely prepares budget estimates and reports, prepares project and contract documents, oversees outside design professionals and their selection, oversees the preparation of construction documents, manages the contractor selection process, and manages the project team throughout … View Details Bookmark