Welcome to the Department of Mathematics

As the current chair of the department, I join with my colleagues in welcoming you to the department. Located in Herman Brown Hall, the department comprises about 15 permanent faculty, 10 visiting faculty holding postdoctoral or instructorship positions and 30 graduate students. Read full message from the chair.

Chris Leininger

It has been announced that Chris Leininger is a member of the Class of 2023 Fellows of the American Mathematical Society.

The citation reads:

"For Contributions to geometric group theory, low-dimensional topology, and mentoring junior mathematicians."


Tel (713) 348-4829

Mailing Address:
Rice University
Math Department -- MS 136
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77005-1892

Physical Address:
Rice University
Herman Brown Hall for Mathematical Sciences
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005