Virtual Visit Day

The Department of Statistics at Rice University is excited to welcome you to our PhD Virtual Visit Day. Thank you for your participation. Our goal is to give you the opportunity to visit with current Rice faculty and current PhD students and learn more about our program.

Monday, March 1, 2021
8:30AM - 5:30PM CST

Register Now

To take part in our PhD Virtual Visit, register to access the Zoom meeting.


All times are in US Central Standard Time (CST):

  • 8:30AM | Welcome Remarks by Department Chair, Prof. Rudy Guerra
  • 9:00AM - 11:00AM | Opportunity to meet with Faculty (individual/group meetings)
  • 11:00AM - Noon | Seminar - Prof. Eric Chi, North Carolina State University
  • Noon - 1:00PM | Break
  • 1:00PM - 5:00PM | Opportunity to meet with Faculty (individual/group meetings)
  • 5:00PM | Closing Remarks and Discussion with Faculty

You will be assigned a time to meet with current students, either at 10:30am or 3:30pm.

PRIOR TO March 1, please complete the following:

  1. View available video presentations of faculty members below
  2. View the 3-minute training on Zoom Breakout Room. (Note: please pay attention to the Student view portion starting at 1:49.)
  3. Make sure the Zoom app version in your computer is at least 5.3.0. Learn more about updating your Zoom version.

Faculty Introductions

Contact Us

For any questions or comments, please email Paige Goodson, Undergraduate and Graduate Program Administrator, at