Journalism Fellow

Julie Rehmeyer is an accomplished science and mathematics reporter with an evangelical drive to improve ordinary people's appreciation for the quantitative sciences. During her journalism career she has contributed pieces to Science News, Discover, Wired, New Scientist, Science, and Technology Review. Since 2007 she has written the popular math column in Science News, Math Trek, and since 2010 Wired's occasional math column, Equation. She holds a master's degree in mathematics from MIT and has taught math, science, philosophy, literature, and music at St. John's College. Her Science News article "Darwin: The reluctant mathematician" was included in the Best American Mathematics Writing 2010. She plans to spend January 2014 at SFI.