Rice Trustees Promote Professors Seethu Seetharaman, Anthea Zhang, and Jing Zhou
HOUSTON, April 18, 2007—On Rice University President David Leebron’s recommendation to the Board of Trustees, professors Seethu Seetharaman and Jing Zhou and Associate Professor Anthea Zhang received promotions through their outstanding academic contributions in research, teaching and service.
“Although grueling for the candidates, the tenure and promotion process has had a very positive effect on our reputation in the academic community,” said Bill Glick. “Professors Zhou, Seetharaman and Zhang have stellar records, and we are proud to promote them. We look forward to their continued success at Rice University.”
All three received very positive external review letters about their research. Promotions will be effective July 1.