Department Information

Rice History Department

General Email Questions

hist@rice.edu

Questions about the History Graduate Program

Graduate Program Administrator - Lydia Westbrook
lydiaw@rice.edu
 

Mailing Address
 
History Department - MS 42
Rice University
PO Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892

Physical Location

Rice University
History Department
Humanities Building Rm. 326
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

Phone Numbers

Phone: 713-348-4947
Fax: 713-348-5207

 

Location

The History Department is located in the Humanities Building. Our department office is on the third floor.  Click here for campus map the Humanities Building is building number 38 (along College Way).  The closest paid visitor parking is available in the Founder's Court Lot located off the University's Entrance 2, off Main Street.

 

Administrative Directory

 

Chair

Dr. Peter C. Caldwell 713-348-4948 email: caldwell@rice.edu

 

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Dr. Fay Yarbrough 713-348-2738 email: fayann@rice.edu

 

Director of Graduate Studies

Dr. Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu 713-348-2134 email: sayuri.guthrie.shimizu@rice.edu

   Beverly Konzem, Department Administrator 713-348-2163  email: konzem@rice.edu
   Erin Baezner, Department Coordinator  713-348-4947 email: eb23@rice.edu
 

 Lydia Westbrook, Graduate Studies Administrator  713-348-2092 , 713-348-2288   email: lydiaw@rice.edu