Chase Crook

Assistant, Doerr Institute for New Leaders, Rice University

Before coming to the Doerr Institute, Chase worked as the Research Assistant to the Babylab of École Normale Supérieure Paris. In this role he was charged with recruiting and in-house translation and interpretation for post-doctoral research teams. He recently received his Master of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, from the Université Paris – Sorbonne Nouvelle in Francophone Literatures and Gender Studies.

Chase also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in French with a minor in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. Having grown up in a musical background, Chase enjoys playing the violin and piano in his free time. An avid reader, he enjoys keeping up to date with the latest French literary releases. Chase has an affinity for animals and is an active member of the Greyhound Pets of America Gulf Coast chapter.