Statistics, Epidemiology, Philosophy, Business for pharmaceutical companies
Lydia's scholarship took her to study a Master of Science in Statistics at ETH Zurich, where she investigated modelling the spread of infectious diseases and studied philosophy of science. Prior to moving to Switzerland, Lydia was a student of mathematics and philosophy with a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences from the University of Adelaide. She also worked with the Fraser Mustard Centre, analysing national education data to improve early learning outcomes for Australian children.
Lydia has since joined IQVIA in Basel, Switzerland and is a business consultant for the life science industry. She continues to pursue philosophy of science and statistics in her spare time. Lydia is also a keen cook, a lover of classical music and opera, and an enthusiastic seamstress. She is learning German, Swiss German and how to ski.