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. Alida Metcalf 713-348-4948 email: alida.c.metcalf@rice.edu 

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Dr. Lisa Balabanlilar 713-348-8085 email: balabanlilar@rice.edu 

Director of Graduate Studies

Dr. Jim Sidbury 713-348-2197 email: james.sidbury@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