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.

 

How to Get the Most Mileage Out of Your First Poster or Presentation

You have done all the work, put in the practice, and now the time has come to present your research at MAA MathFest in Chicago. Whether you are presenting a poster or giving an oral presentation, this is your time to shine, and make sure you are noticed by other mathematicians.

Here are 5 suggestions to use your presentation to leverage your networking and professional relationships.