Rice University Services

 
 

  • Member: Search Committee for Provost , 1999
  • President's Council for Minority Affairs, 1998 - present

  • Faculty member: Structural and Computational Biology and Molecular Biophysics (SCBMB) Graduate Program, 1998 - 2000
  • Chair: Provost's Graduate Fellowship Committee, 1997 - 1998

  • Member: Search Committee for Associate Provost for Institutional Diversity, 1994 - 1996
  • Member: Search Committee for Vice President for Student Affairs, 1993 - 1994

  • Member: Board of Directors, Center for Education, 1993 - 1999
  • Member: Steering Committee, Rice University School Mathematics Project, 1991 - 1998

  • Member: Steering Committee for Rice University's Computational Sciences Degree Program, 1991 - 1998
  • Member: Executive Committee, Center for Research on Parallel Computation, 1991 - 2001

  • Representative to COFHE (Council on Financing Higher Education) National Meeting, Washington, DC, October, 1991
  • Representative to GEM (Graduate Education for Minorities) National Meeting, South Bend, Indiana, April, 1991

  • Member: University Committee on the Graduate House, 1990
  • Member: Mathematical Sciences Department Graduate Committee, 1989 - 1993
  • Member: Search Committee for the Director of Administrative Computing, 1988
  • Member: Search Committee for the Director of Minority Affairs, 1987 - 1988
  • Chair: Mathematical Sciences Department Graduate Admissions Committee, 1985 - 1989
  • Member: University Undergraduate Admissions Committee, 1985 - 1987
  • Member: University Committee on Public Lectures, 1981 - 1982
  • Member: University Committee on Computer Science, 1979 - 1983
  • Member: Managerial Studies Program Steering Committee, 1978 - 1983
  • Associate: Richardson College, 1972 - 1974
  • Member: University Minority Recruiting Committee, 1972 - 1977
  • Member: University Undergraduate Admissions Committee, 1972 - 1977
  • Member: University Affirmative Action Committee, 1972 - 1975
  • Founder of RAMAS (Rice Association of Mexican-American Students) and faculty advisor. Name changed in 1984 to HACER (Hispanic Association for Cultural Enrichment at Rice), 1972

 

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