Graduate Students

Opportunities exist for laboratory and field-based studies of fault deformation and seismic hazards. If interested, please send me a note at mefrench@rice.edu. Tell me about yourself and your interests, and include a copy of your CV. 

The application deadline for Fall 2020 is January 10, 2020. Graduate admission information is here.

Postdoctoral Researchers

We currently have an opening for a postdoc. The application deadline is April 30, 2021. More information and application submission information is here. Email Melodie at mefrench@rice.edu with any questions!

In addition, the Department of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Science at Rice is accepting applications for the Weiss Postdoctoral Fellowship. Our next application cycle will be fall 2021. Please consider applying!

Undergraduate Students

We welcome Rice undergraduates in the rheology and deformation laboratory. Interested students should e-mail or stop by my office.