Michael Rice

Michael Rice
Title
Professor of Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Telephone
401.874.2943
Email
rice@uri.edu
Links
web.uri.edu/favs/michael-a-rice
web.uri.edu/coastalinstitute/meet/michael-rice
A former state representative, Dr. Rice studies the environmental factors that affect the growth of economically important shellfish. A returned Peace Corp volunteer, Dr. Rice is also the faculty advisor for URI’s strong prep program. The Peace Corps ranks URI No. 21 among medium size schools on its 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list.
Areas of expertise: aquaculture, business, environment, industry, oceans, shellfish