Rice University, based in Houston, Texas offers a fully funded PhD in Sociology. The Rice Sociology PhD program prepares students to be sociologists of the highest quality, able to conduct cutting-edge research, and to teach with excellence. It offers close research mentorship around the central focus of culture and social inequality. Students accepted into the PhD program will be fully funded. In addition to tuition waivers and research assistantships, each student will receive a generous stipend. Some will be eligible for summer funding as well.