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McFarlane

McFarlane Named GEM University Fellow Wednesday, Sep. 14, 2022

Masters of Bioengineering student named 2022 GEM University Fellow


Pavan Kota

Kota Receives Activate Fellowship Tuesday, Jun. 7, 2022

Fifth-year Ph.D. student in Drezek and Baraniuk labs received fellowship to build startup


Segatori, Tabor, Abidi and Ramos

Four Rice Bioengineering Faculty Members Earn Promotions Monday, Jun. 6, 2022

Segatori, Tabor, Ramos and Abidi promoted effective July 2022


BIOE Ranking 2023

Rice Bioengineering moves up one spot in national graduate school rankings Tuesday, Apr. 19, 2022

The Department ranks No. 9 in the 2023 U.S. News and World Report


AJ Walters

Walters Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Friday, Apr. 15, 2022

Second-year Ph.D. Student in Bashor and Olson Labs awarded fellowship to continue research


Corbett Fong, Alex Lammers, Angelica Torres, and Bhavya Gopinath

Senior Design Team Accepted into National Design Showcases Friday, Apr. 15, 2022

A team of Bioengineering seniors accepted into design showcases for device to treat orthostatic hypotension


2022 Excellence in Teaching

Bioengineering Faculty Honored by Rice for Excellence in Teaching, Mentoring, Leadership Monday, Apr. 11, 2022

Four Rice Bioengineering faculty members have been recognized for their service by the Center for Teaching Excellence


Maya Levitan

Levitan Receives a Fulbright Fellowship Award Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2022

Senior bioengineering student in Veiseh Lab selected to research the inflammatory properties of novel fucoidans and alginates


Omid Veiseh

Avenge Bio to Begin Clinical trials of Immunotherapy Technology Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022

Avenge Bio, co-founded by Rice Bioengineer Omid Veiseh, to begin human clinical trials later this year on ovarian cancer patients using the immunotherapy technology


Ronan O'Connell

O'Connell awarded American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2021

Fifth-year PhD student in Bashor Lab aims to improve the treatment of damaged hearts using stem cells.