Rachel Schutt2017-10-13T10:34:08+00:00

Rachel Schutt

Data Scientist

“My father told me that I should study math even though it was hard, because it’s the hard things we should tackle in life. That made sense to me.”

Career Highlights
  • Chief Data Scientist at News Corp, a global corporation that owns many of the world’s biggest media enterprises
  • Supervises more than 100 employees on everything data, including growing subscribers, advertising and bringing print journalism into the digital age
  • Fascinated by machine learning which helps machines to learn the rules from the data and invested in ethical dimensions of data science to protect consumer privacy
  • Participated in MATHCOUNTS while in middle school, an organization that engages students in fun, challenging math problems to expand their minds

STEM Gems Club

Is a career as a Data Scientist in your future? With skyrocketing job growth, the field of Data Science is hot! At a global corporation called News Corp that owns many of the world’s biggest media enterprises, STEM Gem Rachel Schutt manages a team of 100 people on everything data. Part of her job is using user data to build a sustainable business model. Watch one of her videos. Then, with your STEM Gems Tribe, discuss, explore, reflect, and act.