A new universitywide scholarly consortium of faculty fellows and distinguished postdoctoral fellows has been created to significantly raise Rice’s overall research profile by fostering intellectual exchange and advancement of research.
to family circumstances where there is less food available than
previously can be a traumatic situation for children and can result in
behavioral issues, according to new research from sociologists at Rice
University. In addition, lack of regular access to food can also result
in poorer health among children.
“Ethical Ambiguity in Science” draws on 171 in-depth interviews with physicists at universities in the U.S. and the U.K. and examines the concept of “ethical ambiguity” — the border where legitimate and illegitimate conduct is blurred.
With grants totaling $2.2 million from Houston Endowment and the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, the Houston Education Research Consortium (HERC) plans to explore new areas of education research in the Houston Independent School District.