Careers & Jobs

Whether you are a student considering a career in mathematics, or an established mathematician, you will find the job-search and career information resources in this section invaluable.

In the News:

Mathematicians And Their Skills Coveted In Many Occupations (from CTI Career Search, April 16, 2010)
Mathematician Takes Top Spot In Job Ranking Study (from The Wall Street Journal, January 6, 2009)


SIAM Job Board

Browse online employment opportunities from SIAM News and other sources.

Thinking of a Career in Applied Mathematics?

View SIAM's online guide to Careers in Applied Math, as well as other sources provided by AMS and MAA.

Job Search Resources

Learn how to conduct a job search.

Internship and Career Information in Industry, Research Institutions, and Government Labs

Internships allow you to get a realistic feel for the field in which you're interested.

Math Matters, Apply It!

An awareness campaign to help people learn more about the mathematics behind everyday life and the technologies we encounter.

Good Choices for Great Careers in the Mathematical Sciences

SIAM Past President Mac Hyman talks about the importance of passion, talent, and environment in developing a successful career.

Careers in the Math Sciences

A series of career-related articles by members of the SIAM community (originally published in SIAM News), to help graduates make the transition from school to a successful and satisfying career.


WhyDoMath nodes highlight mathematical and computational tools that can solve problems across a wide range of disciplines.

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