Winning from the Sideline

Guest post by Grant McClure. McClure is from Arlington, Virginia, and graduated from Davidson College in 2017 with a major in math and a minor in computer science. He now works for Red Ventures, a data analytics and technology company outside of Charlotte, NC.

How to get Industry Experience Before Graduating

Students with mathematics degrees are already setting themselves apart in the job market, but there are even more opportunities for a math student to become a desirable employee before even graduating.

For those who are interested in a mathematical career solving problems in industry, take advantage of these opportunities to build your resume while you are an undergraduate:

Apply: Postdoctoral Position at Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics

Job Posted: July 21, 2017

The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IMPA) invites applications for a one-year post-doctoral position (renewable) with a monthly stipend of BRL 8.900,00 (after taxes). The position is intended for young researchers working on Applied Mathematics. Applications focusing on mathematical methods for solving problems of interest to some productive sector in Brazil are particularly welcome. Candidates with doctorates in other Mathematics areas are encouraged to apply.