# Mathematicians

12 matches for Human Service, Social Science and Education

Alternate Occupation Titles | 6 matches |

O*NET-SOC Description | 1 match |

Tasks | 3 matches |

Detailed Work Activities | 2 matches |

## Alternate Occupation Titles

- Scientist
- Computational Scientist
- Image Scientist
- Research Scientist
- Senior Scientific Consultant
- Senior Scientist

## O*NET-SOC Description

- Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.

## Tasks

- Apply mathematical theories and techniques to the solution of practical problems in business, engineering, the sciences, or other fields.
- Develop computational methods for solving problems that occur in areas of science and engineering or that come from applications in business or industry.
- Develop new principles and new relationships between existing mathematical principles to advance mathematical science.

## Detailed Work Activities

- Apply mathematical principles or statistical approaches to solve problems in scientific or applied fields.
- Develop scientific or mathematical models.

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