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Paul F.

Cupertino, CA

$55/hr

Organic and General Chemistry Tutor

Background check passed as of 5/25/14
Usually responds in about 2 hours

Organic and General Chemistry Tutor

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I received my Chemistry BS with a physics minor at San Jose State University, and a Chemistry PhD at UC Berkeley. I was a graduate student instructor for organic 3A and 112 lecture and lab courses at UCB. I am an accomplished organic, polymer, and materials industrial researcher, having worked at both GE Global Research and Momentive Performance Materials.

I am adept at practical interpretations and real world use of chemistry. I have strong UC system organic chemistry lecture and lab coursework knowledge.

I have tutored in the south bay area for over 2 years.

Math:
Trigonometry
Science:
Biochemistry, Chemistry,
Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Homeschool:
Chemistry,
Physics

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Chemistry

General chemistry course/lab help, and test preparation.

Organic Chemistry

I have taught 2 semesters of Chem 3A and one semester of Chem 112 at UC Berkeley as a graduate student instructor. Graduate research in organic and polymer synthesis of organic light emitting materials. I also have practical industrial experience in organic synthesis as a product development chemist.

San Jose State University
Chemistry
UC Berkeley
PhD

Education

San Jose State University (Chemistry)

UC Berkeley (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Discount for multiple hour sessions, inquire for details.

Travel policy

Paul will travel within 5 miles of Cupertino, CA 95014.


About Paul

I received my Chemistry BS with a physics minor at San Jose State University, and a Chemistry PhD at UC Berkeley. I was a graduate student instructor for organic 3A and 112 lecture and lab courses at UCB. I am an accomplished organic, polymer, and materials industrial researcher, having worked at both GE Global Research and Momentive Performance Materials.

I am adept at practical interpretations and real world use of chemistry. I have strong UC system organic chemistry lecture and lab coursework knowledge.

I have tutored in the south bay area for over 2 years.

Education

San Jose State University
Chemistry
UC Berkeley
PhD

Education

San Jose State University (Chemistry)

UC Berkeley (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
3 hours notice required

Discount for multiple hour sessions, inquire for details.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Cupertino, CA 95014

Paul’s Subjects

Math:
Trigonometry
Science:
Biochemistry, Chemistry,
Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Homeschool:
Chemistry,
Physics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Paul F.

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