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Electrical and Computer Engineering



Our commitment is to cultivate a learning environment where the diversity of ideas is valued. In ECE, we appreciate the significance of supporting all students in their pursuit of their educational and career aspirations. Learning from each other and respecting each other's views is an essential part of teamwork. We are dedicated to helping all students, faculty, staff, and colleagues to be successful. ECE encourages everyone to be creative and productive, to take pride in their work, and to know that their contribution is vital. Our internationally recognized faculty members are well respected for their leadership in research, industry accomplishments, and expertise in teaching.


Quick facts  


Current ECE Faculty Profile

  • 22 Tenure-Track Faculty
  • 13 IEEE Fellows 
  • 2 Faculty Fellows
  • 20 Joint Appointments / 37 Adjunct Faculty
  • 3 Professors in the Practice
  • 3 Professors Emeriti
  • 4 Lecturers

Life after Rice


Broadcom, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Intel, NEC, National Instruments, Nokia, Qualcomm, Texas Instruments, ViaSat, Xilinx


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