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The Social Sciences Research Institute is a research funding entity for Rice social sciences faculty and graduate students. It provides seed funds and other awards to promote cutting-edge research in the social sciences.

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Featured Research

Research Professorships

Andrea Ballestero
The Ethics of Technique:  Human Rights, Commodities and Water in Later America »

Collaborative Research Grants

Simon Fischer-Baum
Individual Differences in the Neural Code for Reading »
 

Seed Money Grants

Jessica Logan
Re-defining Gold Standards of Wisdom in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Aging »

Dissertation Research Improvement Grants

Larry Martinez
The Effects of Prejudice, Confrontation, and Repair Behaviors in Organizations »