Friday, November 27, 2020
Home Careers with Maths

Careers with Maths

Madeleine McCowage

Global economist
Problem-solving and lateral-thinking skills from high school maths led this RBA economist to her first job.

Brody Foy

Artificial intelligence innovator
Brody Foy uses his maths degree to figure out how AI can be used in healthcare.

Christopher Wong

Financial analyst
Working at the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) was a career goal for this financial analyst.

Maddy Cochrane

Military maths
Maddy Cochrane is putting her math skills to the ultimate test on the battlefield.

Jett Hobbs

Finance Guru
Jett Hobbs’ love of numbers is opening doors to the career of his dreams.

Sophie Calabretto

Fluid mechanics lecturer
The world needs more problem-solvers, just like Dr Sophie Calabretto, a lecturer at Macquarie University in Sydney.

Grant Lubowski

Financial high-flyer
Grant works in Strategy and Operations for major recruiting company, Indeed. How did he get his start in careers in finance? Influential mentors and an inspiring mum.

Amy Shi-Nash

General Manager, Group Data Science
Amy Shi-Nash, General Manager of Group Data Science at CommBank, represents the future of women in business and advocates the need for STEM skills.

James Ross

Analytics graduate
James Ross has learnt that classroom maths and maths graduate jobs are definitely not one in the same. He's loving his career that helps everyday Australians manage their spending.

Sophia Guo

Risk graduate
Sophia thanks the CommBank grad program for a kick start to her career in analytics and analysis

Dr Jono Tuke

Maths & statistics
Forget about your horoscope — the best tool for predicting the future is maths.

Kate Helmstedt

Ecosystem champion
Kate Helmstedt translates maths to working in Antarctica, repairing the delicate ecosystem that has been invaded by pests.

5 study pathway quizzes to take while you wait for ATAR results

The following five quizzes will help you prep for tertiary study

Industry cadetships: tapping the talents of women in STEM

female engineer
Australia loses female talent at every stage of the STEM pipeline. A program in which educators and industry work together to help women gain in-demand skills is one piece in the puzzle.

Talented, much? This year’s Eureka Prize winners are next level

The 2020 Australian Museum Eureka Prize winners have been announced in a live, virtual awards show broadcast from the Australian Museum.