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Toshikazu F.

Chicago, IL

$185/hr

Greek, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese Tutor

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Greek, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese Tutor

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Hi, my name is Toshikazu F. I offer premium tutoring sessions available in Chicago metropolitan area, in subjects including Ancient (Classical and Hellenistic) Greek, Japanese (Modern and Classical), and Mandarin (doctoral expertise in Classical Chinese). I am an experienced tutor of 30 plus years. Normally I meet select students in Chicago once a week. I am a published author (Biblical Translation in Chinese and Greek, Brill, 2009). I hold a PhD. degree in Biblical Linguistic Studies (2008) and my doctoral thesis was published in 2009. I teach Chinese and Chinese Culture at Northeastern Illinois State University; Classical Greek and biblical studies at two undergraduate and graduate schools in Chicago area.

English:
Bible Studies
Language:
Chinese,
Greek,
Japanese
History:
Classics,
Religion
Homeschool:
Japanese
Corporate Training:
Chinese,
Greek,
Japanese

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Bible Studies

I hold a Ph.D. degree in Biblical Studies from McMaster Divinity College (2008) as well as an Master of Divinity from North Park Theological Seminary (2002). I have been teaching biblical and theological studies at universities and seminaries since 2002. I have taught courses at the master's level both overseas (Taiwan) and in North America.

Chinese

I am a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese. My doctoral thesis deals with Mandarin Chinese as well as Classical Chinese, specifically with Verbal Aspect of Mandarin and Classical Chinese. My thesis is published. I have published essays on the subject of Chinese linguistics as well as translation. I am also a free lance translator (Chinese to English and English to Chinese), covering a wide range of subjects (biblical, legal, medical, scientific, technical, culinary, and scientific).

Classics

I have B.A. in Classical Greek from Calvin College (1998). My doctoral thesis deals with Greek, specifically with Verbal Aspect of Classical and Hellenistic Greek. My thesis is published.

Greek

I have B.A. in Classical Greek from Calvin College (1998). My doctoral thesis deals with Greek, specifically with Verbal Aspect of Classical and Hellenistic Greek. My thesis has been published.

Religion

I hold a Ph.D. degree in Biblical Studies from McMaster Divinity College (2008) as well as a Master of Divinity from North Park Theological Seminary (2002). I have been teaching biblical and theological studies at universities and seminaries since 2002.

Calvin College
Ancient Greek
North Park Theological Seminary
Master's
McMaster Divinity College
PhD

Education

Calvin College (Ancient Greek)

North Park Theological Seminary (Master's)

McMaster Divinity College (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $185.00

Cancellation: 36 hours notice required

Travel policy

Toshikazu will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60625.


About Toshikazu

Hi, my name is Toshikazu F. I offer premium tutoring sessions available in Chicago metropolitan area, in subjects including Ancient (Classical and Hellenistic) Greek, Japanese (Modern and Classical), and Mandarin (doctoral expertise in Classical Chinese). I am an experienced tutor of 30 plus years. Normally I meet select students in Chicago once a week. I am a published author (Biblical Translation in Chinese and Greek, Brill, 2009). I hold a PhD. degree in Biblical Linguistic Studies (2008) and my doctoral thesis was published in 2009. I teach Chinese and Chinese Culture at Northeastern Illinois State University; Classical Greek and biblical studies at two undergraduate and graduate schools in Chicago area.

Education

Calvin College
Ancient Greek
North Park Theological Seminary
Master's
McMaster Divinity College
PhD

Education

Calvin College (Ancient Greek)

North Park Theological Seminary (Master's)

McMaster Divinity College (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
36 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60625

Toshikazu’s Subjects

English:
Bible Studies
Language:
Chinese,
Greek,
Japanese
History:
Classics,
Religion
Homeschool:
Japanese
Corporate Training:
Chinese,
Greek,
Japanese

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.


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