Heather Rice

Assistant Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Senior ​Lecturer in Psychological & Brain Sciences
PhD, Duke University
MA, Duke University
BS, Arizona State University

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1125
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Rice investigates the processes underlying memory retrieval, focusing on memories for personally experienced events. She is also interested in applying memory research to improve teaching practices.

Rice is a four-year advisor in the College of Arts & Sciences. She also develops initiatives to track and improve academic achievement among undergraduates. In particular, she is interested in enhancing the experience of underrepresented minorities and first-generation college students on campus.

For more information, visit Heather Rice's department profile.