Moving from academic to industry career plans: A personal story

Mark Greenfield, finishing Math PhD, shared some of his thoughts and experiences about his process of figuring out his post-PhD next steps, finding an internship in finance. Please check out his inspiring story!   Mark’s words:  This will be partly […]

Post-doc Position at Northeastern

Tony Iarrobino wrote with the following information for those looking for a post-doc in math: As some of you may have already noticed, we are advertising a Zelevinsky Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Training Group (ZPF/RTG) for this Fall on mathjobs. The approval […]

SIAM Virtual Career Fair on Tuesday July 7

Free registration, and you do not need to be a SIAM member…so please read on! SIAM is offering its first-ever Virtual Career Fair, on Tuesday July 7 at any location near you with an internet connection.   You either need […]

Even with everything, data industry still looking for Math PhDs

Yes, it’s scary out there, with worries both about public health and the economy. The good news is, some places are still hiring, and many of the industries looking for mathematicians (tech, robotics, data science) are poised to do well, […]

Project Next

Project NExT is a professional development program run by the MAA for new or recent PhDs in the mathematical sciences beginning academic careers. It addresses all aspects of an academic career: improving the teaching and learning of mathematics, engaging in […]

Reminder: Sweetland Fellowship due Sunday

The Deadline for applying for a Sweetland Fellowship for next year is Sunday. This is great opportunity to teach something different (as an English GSI!) and discuss teaching of writing through mathematics with a diverse array of scholars. Our own […]

Preparing Future Faculty Workshop

The Rackham Graduate School and the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT) are now accepting applications for the 2020 seminar on Preparing Future Faculty (PFF). This nationally recognized program is designed to help prepare doctoral candidates for faculty […]

Cover Letter Workshop

Your cover letter is usually the first impression you make on a prospective employer.  The Sweetland Center is offer graduate students a workshop to  review the essential elements  of a strong cover letter. You will be able to work on […]

The Data Incubator’s Spring 2020 Data Science Fellowship

Michael Li, founder and CEO of the Data Incubator, wrote to advertise their bootcamps to transition graduate students and post-docs to Data careers. Note that Erdos Institute is also sponsoring a data science boot camp this May, and we’ll be funding […]