In conjunction with his exhibition The Demon in the Diagram at the Moody, Matthew Ritchie will serve as the second Leslie and Brad Bucher Artist-in-Residence.
Jo Nelson received her PhD in 2013 from the University of Wisconsin - Madison under Mohammed Abouzaid.
Alan Reid joined the department on July 1st 2017 as the Edgar Odell Lovett Professor. He became Chair of the Department of Mathematics on July 1st 2018.
Anthony Várilly- Alvardo has received the George R. Brown Award for Superior Teaching for the second time. The award honors top Rice professors as determined by the votes of alumni who graduated within the past two, three and five years. Dr. Várilly-Alvarado received the same award in 2016.
Alexander Kiselev, Edgar Odell Lovett Professor of Mathematics, and Alan Reid, the incoming Edgar Odell Lovett Professor of Mathematicss, have been invited to give 45 minute invited addresses at the International Congress of Mathematicians, which will take place in August 2018 in Rio de Janeiro,