Brian Streit Talks About Career Options for Mathematicians

October 24, 2023

On October 12, 2023, Baylor Mathematics had the pleasure of welcoming back one of its esteemed alumni, Brian Streit, for a captivating lecture on the vast career opportunities available for mathematicians. Brian, who obtained his Ph.D. in mathematics from Baylor in 2015, has since made remarkable strides in the fields of industry and technology, specifically as a data scientist.

During his visit, Brian generously shared his wealth of experience and invaluable recommendations with both undergraduate and graduate students studying mathematics and statistics. His insights shed light on the diverse paths that mathematicians can pursue beyond academia, inspiring the audience to explore the exciting possibilities that lie ahead.

The lecture proved to be a resounding success, with attendees expressing their enthusiasm and appreciation for Brian's engaging presentation. For those who were unable to attend or wish to revisit the enlightening discussion, the slides from the lecture are available here.

Baylor Mathematics extends its heartfelt gratitude to Brian Streit for his visit and for imparting his knowledge and wisdom to the next generation of mathematicians. His contributions serve as a testament to the enduring impact of a Baylor education and the boundless potential that awaits those who embark on a career in mathematics.