Award-Winning Organic Chemistry Tutors for Porter Ranch, CA
Gregory ...their education. Most recently at Columbia I taught recitation classes composed of 15-25 students. This gave me a thorough understanding of my class’s aptitude resulting in the generation of compatible tests. This wide range of exposure allows me to assess the student’s specific needs, helping to foment their scientific understanding. In my free time I thoroughly enjoy reading up on modern science, reading science history, skateboarding, playing and listening to music, being active, and drawing.
Hofstra Univeristy - BS, Chemistry
Columbia Univeristy - MA, Inorganic Chemistry
Tom ...of water slides to explain flow dynamics in physics or using different color Skittles to explain mitosis/meiosis in biology). Also, especially for tests like the MCAT, I can talk about the actual test – what to expect on test day, any preparations to make going into the test, what to do the day before the test. I am a huge sports fan, and in my spare time, I love watching and playing sports (I played...
University of Pennsylvania - BA, Biology (Neurobiology Concentration)
Nathaniel ...a lengthy background in math and sciences, but I have also become a strong writer through academics and personal achievements. I have offered homework help in various forms to younger students throughout my life. My most recent and most rewarding experiences were while living abroad in South Africa in 2013. While there, I volunteered as a lab assistant, travelled quite a bit, and I attended university courses, one of which allowed my to tutor underprivileged...
University of North Carolina at Wilmington - Bachelors, Chemistry/Environmental Science
Ruth ...I love helping students understand how to approach difficult math and science problems without being intimidated, and I hope to relate the importance of a solid education to students. I am very patient, attentive to students' needs, and can tailor lessons to address specific needs that you might have. I enjoy tutoring Biology, Chemistry, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and can help with SAT test prep. When I'm not in the lab or working with students, I...
University of California-San Diego - BS, Biology
Matthew ...client-tutor communication. I always welcome feedback and ideas during sessions in order to mold the most effective tutoring strategy for the student. When I am not busy with work or studying, I enjoy bicycling, running, and most of all reading. I am the type of person that always has a book or two with them, and I make sure to include everything from non-fiction autobiographies to outlandish novels in my book collection.
Ball State University - BA, Chemistry/Pre-Medical Studies
Adam ...& Mary to pursue a M.A. in Historical Archaeology. During graduate school, I served as a teaching assistant for several undergraduate classes, including introductory and advanced courses. Later, I completed my post-baccalaureate work at Temple University, completing courses in Biology, Chemistry (general and organic), and Physics. Although I tutor a wide variety of subjects, I specialize in science courses (Biology, Chemistry, and Environmental Science), various humanities (History, Sociology, Psychology), and writing (general writing skills, GRE...
Radford University - BS, Anthropology/Biology
College of William and Mary - MA, Anthropology
Robert ...Drexel University College of Medicine. I am very passionate about assisting students in their pursuit of education, especially in the sciences and math. I love teaching standardized test prep tactics that have helped me score in the 90th percentile on the MCAT and SAT. I was a swimmer in undergrad and also enjoy playing recreational basketball. My other hobby is following the Philadelphia Eagles with whom I am a die hard fan.
Florida A&M University - BS, Molecular Cell Biology
Drexel University College of Medicine - MD, MD
Suzanna ...tailor my lessons to my students' needs and goals. Especially in subjects like organic chemistry, where students often feel overwhelmed, I am able to use molecular models to explain concepts like stereochemistry in more visual ways than are used in traditional instruction. I am passionate about my students mastering the concepts and falling in love with science. I bring a lot of fun and perspective on study habits and skills that foster success in the...
Trinity University - B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Georgetown University - M.S., Physiology and Biophysics
Andrew ...General Chemistry Lab and Gen Chem Recitation which included covering homework and concepts that were discussed in lecture. My specialties are General Chemistry, Organic & Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Physics, and Biochemistry. I am easy-going and patient. I know that learning a tough concept can take practice, and that everyone has a different way of learning. I try to make learning fun and interactive so the student can work their way through exercises on their...
Georgia Institute of Technology - BS, Biochemistry
Darren ...to complete a post-doctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School studying biochemistry. I have worked as a scientist in an agricultural chemistry company and have taught Chemistry and Biochemistry at both the undergraduate and graduate level. I have tutored at both the high school and college level in a wide range of subjects in chemistry including introductory chemistry, life science/nursing chemistry courses, organic chemistry and biological chemistry. I firmly believe that all students can excel in...
Rutgers University-New Brunswick - BA, Chemistry
University of Pennsylvania - PhD, Chemistry