Rice University

Weiss School of Natural Science

Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Address:

P.O. Box 1892, MS 103

P.O. Box 1892

Houston, TX 77252

United States

Phone:

1-713-348-2288

Fax:

1-713-348-5207

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Cell Biology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our program is designed to build a strong foundation in modern biochemistry and cell biology, coupled with the development of critical thought and independence, to ensure competitive preparation for a future research career. All incoming students' curricula are structured to achieve competence in modern biochemistry, biophysical chemistry, genetics and molecular & cellular biology. Additional course work is tailored to the student's area of interest. Students can choose from specialized advanced-level course topics in plant molecular biology, developmental biology, advanced genetics, molecular biophysics and advanced cell and developmental biology.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999