Rice University logo
brl main header


Behavioral Research Lab
522 Fondren Library
Rice University
6100 Main
Houston, Texas 77005-1827

Email: brl@rice.edu
Phone: USA 001-713-348-3191

2016 Texas Experimental Association Symposium.

Welcome to the page for the 3rd annual Texas Experimental Association Symposium! The symposium, which began in spring of 2014, showcases current experimental social science research, conducted by researchers with current or past affiliations to Texas universities. The principal objective of the conference is to increase cooperative research among Texas institutions in the field of experimental social sciences.

We ask that you register for the conference if you have not already done so. Registration is free and can be accessed here (click here).

This year, the symposium, held at Rice University in Houston, Texas, includes current and former faculty and graduate students of Texas institutions. This year's conference will feature a combination of 22 paper and poster presentations. There will be a welcome reception from 5:30 to 7:30 on Friday, March 11 at Rice University in Herzstein Hall 104. The symposium starts at 8:00AM on March 12 with an informal breakfast. The presentation of papers will take place in the Pollard room of Duncan Hall (room 1064). Dinner will be held at the Armadillo Palace (5015 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098) beginning at 6:30 for hors d'oeuvres and drinks.

Please refer to the program (click here) for more information on the schedule of the day's events. Also, we encourage you to view the links on this page which contain useful information and maps of the selected hotels (Magnolia and Holiday Inn-Downtown), Rice University's campus, the surrounding area and more to help simplify your visit.

Welcome to Rice and the 3rd Annual TExAS!