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Bob S.

Neshanic Station, NJ

$95/hr

PhD with expertise teaching Chemistry, Biology, Algebra, Orgo.Chem

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PhD with expertise teaching Chemistry, Biology, Algebra, Orgo.Chem

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I have a Ph.D in Chemistry/Organic/Medicinal Chemistry. I have extensive and broad tutoring experience, across grade levels and schools (public and private). I am very familiar with grades 9-12 high school curriculum especially in Chemistry, Biology, Algebra and Geometry. I recognize that a motivated student is an easy student to teach. So my first goal is to start a fire in the belly. I guarantee improved grades at CP, Honors, and AP level classes. My past experience of teaching graduate students at Stevens Institute of Technology allows me to teach college level general chemistry and Organic Chem. (Orgo!)

I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning questions, till the next class.

Testimonials

"An Organic Chemistry Master"

- Angelique, Mendham, NJ on 12/16/14

"Excellent tutor, master of subject "

- Frank, East Hanover, NJ on 12/7/14

"Wonderful Tutor; Very Responsive and Effective!"

- Mark, Newtown, PA on 12/1/14

"Knowledgeable, patient tutor who truly wants his students to succeed."

- Rose, New Brunswick, NJ on 11/20/14

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Lisa, Califon, NJ on 11/4/14

"Great tutor"

- Stephanie, Ringoes, NJ on 10/14/14

"Orgo at Rutgers = Contact Bob! "

- Amanda, Bridgewater, NJ on 10/12/14

"There is no better "

- Ed, Stockton, NJ on 10/9/14

"Great Tutor"

- Subrata, Bridgewater, NJ on 9/15/14

"Very Thorough Tutor"

- Reshmi, Trenton, NJ on 8/20/14

"Great Tutor"

- Sangeeta, Dayton, NJ on 7/11/14

"Excellent Tutor"

- Amanda, Flemington, NJ on 6/16/14

"Excellent in every way!"

- Ida, Flemington, NJ on 6/11/14

"Could not ask for a better tutor."

- Pat, Whitehouse Station, NJ on 4/5/14

"My Daughter Rates Him 5 stars!"

- Dorothy, Ringoes, NJ on 3/28/14

"Excellent tutor."

- Laurie, Ringoes, NJ on 1/12/14

"Great tutor and very flexible"

- Kathy, Belle Mead, NJ on 9/8/13

"Great Chemistry Tutor!"

- Wendy, Whitehouse Station, NJ on 7/7/13

"Great Tutor"

- Dinkar, Flemington, NJ on 6/14/13

"Knowledgeable and flexible"

- Lillian, Bridgewater, NJ on 6/10/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Elementary Education:
Study Skills
Business:
GMAT
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Biology,
Chemistry,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math,
SAT Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, College Counseling,
GMAT,
MCAT,
SAT Math,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
GMAT

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

I have two years experience of tutoring Middle School and Freshman High school students. At the same time, I lay good foundation for SAT and ACT tests. Besides guiding my students towards better grades compared to their friends and peers, I believe in bringing about a change in attitude and self-confidence towards school and homework. I take ownership and pride in my student’s success. All my students have shown significant progress. I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning! Question, till the next class.

Algebra 2

I have two years experience of tutoring algebra 2 honors. The key to success in math is practice , practice. I lay good foundation for SAT and ACT tests, by focusing on word problems. I take ownership and pride in my student’s success. All my students have shown significant progress.

Biology

I have been tutoring high school AP/ Honors/ and CP level Biology for the past two academic years. I am very familiar with the curriculum and major textbooks: Miller and Levine and Campbell Biology. Recently, the AP curriculum underwent major revisions with emphasis on concept based learning. I am well versed with these changes. I push my students to take the Biology Subject SAT also. I guarantee improved grades and SAT/AP scores. I have Ph.D in Medicinal Chemistry (Biology)/Organic Chemistry. I guarantee improved grades and SAT and AP scores. I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning! Question, till the next class.

Chemistry

I have a Ph.D in Chemistry/Organic Chemistry. I have been tutoring high school AP/ Honors/ and CP level chemistry for the past two academic years. I am very familiar with the curriculum and major textbooks. Recently, the AP curriculum underwent major revisions with emphasis on concept based learning. I am well versed with these changes. I push my students to take the Chemistry Subject SAT also. I guarantee improved grades and SAT/AP scores. I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning! Question, till the next class.

College Counseling

I am very familiar with college rankings, admissions, admission essays.
I have guided several students thru college admission process. My students are attending NYU and Lehigh.

Geometry

I have 2 years of experience tutoring Geometry Honors to students from Hillsborough, Somerville, and Hunterdon Central. I had taken advanced Algebra and Geometry during graduate school.

GMAT

I have a solid background in Algebra, Geometry, and Pre cal. I am very well versed with the quantitative section, especially with the tricky Data Sufficiency problems.

MCAT

I have 30 years of experience in Medicinal Chemistry. I have taught Medicinal Chemistry at the undergraduate level at Stevens Institute of Technology. I am currently teaching Chemistry, (AP) Organic Chemistry, Biology (AP), and Biochemistry.

Organic Chemistry

I have Ph.D. in Chemistry/Organic Chemistry. I have extensive teaching and professional experience. I have taught undergraduate courses Advanced Organic Chemistry 1/2 at Stevens Institute of Technology. I have been tutoring Rutgers, Drexel, U . Conn, pharmacy and Med. Students for two years. I am familiar with Orgo Textbook: Brown, Foote, and Iverson.
Besides Organic Chemistry, I also teach college general chemistry. I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning! Question, till the next class.

SAT Math

I tutor algebra 1 and 2 and I have taught college level math to freshman. I have a PhD in chemistry, which requires meeting advanced math requirements.

Study Skills

I have experience teaching at undergraduate level and have tutored Freshman to Juniors..

Indian Institute of Technology
Stevens Institute of Technology,
Master's
Stevens Institute of Technology
PhD

Education

Indian Institute of Technology

Stevens Institute of Technology, (Master's)

Stevens Institute of Technology (PhD)

An Organic Chemistry Master — Bob is truly an Organic Chemistry Master. He made the once daunting material of Organic Chemistry, exciting and interesting! Bob improved my understanding of the material with his real life applications. Most importantly, Bob is beyond patient and supportive. Bob, is punctual, a great communicator, and very professional. It is great to be tutored by someone who truly loves what he does-teach. I ca ...

— Angelique, Mendham, NJ on 12/16/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $95.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Bob will travel within 40 miles of Neshanic Station, NJ 08853.


About Bob

I have a Ph.D in Chemistry/Organic/Medicinal Chemistry. I have extensive and broad tutoring experience, across grade levels and schools (public and private). I am very familiar with grades 9-12 high school curriculum especially in Chemistry, Biology, Algebra and Geometry. I recognize that a motivated student is an easy student to teach. So my first goal is to start a fire in the belly. I guarantee improved grades at CP, Honors, and AP level classes. My past experience of teaching graduate students at Stevens Institute of Technology allows me to teach college level general chemistry and Organic Chem. (Orgo!)

I am also available via Skype on a virtual whiteboard anytime in between scheduled classes. No need to wait, if you have burning questions, till the next class.

Testimonials

"An Organic Chemistry Master"

- Angelique, Mendham, NJ on 12/16/14

"Excellent tutor, master of subject "

- Frank, East Hanover, NJ on 12/7/14

"Wonderful Tutor; Very Responsive and Effective!"

- Mark, Newtown, PA on 12/1/14

"Knowledgeable, patient tutor who truly wants his students to succeed."

- Rose, New Brunswick, NJ on 11/20/14

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Lisa, Califon, NJ on 11/4/14

"Great tutor"

- Stephanie, Ringoes, NJ on 10/14/14

"Orgo at Rutgers = Contact Bob! "

- Amanda, Bridgewater, NJ on 10/12/14

"There is no better "

- Ed, Stockton, NJ on 10/9/14

"Great Tutor"

- Subrata, Bridgewater, NJ on 9/15/14

"Very Thorough Tutor"

- Reshmi, Trenton, NJ on 8/20/14

"Great Tutor"

- Sangeeta, Dayton, NJ on 7/11/14

"Excellent Tutor"

- Amanda, Flemington, NJ on 6/16/14

"Excellent in every way!"

- Ida, Flemington, NJ on 6/11/14

"Could not ask for a better tutor."

- Pat, Whitehouse Station, NJ on 4/5/14

"My Daughter Rates Him 5 stars!"

- Dorothy, Ringoes, NJ on 3/28/14

"Excellent tutor."

- Laurie, Ringoes, NJ on 1/12/14

"Great tutor and very flexible"

- Kathy, Belle Mead, NJ on 9/8/13

"Great Chemistry Tutor!"

- Wendy, Whitehouse Station, NJ on 7/7/13

"Great Tutor"

- Dinkar, Flemington, NJ on 6/14/13

"Knowledgeable and flexible"

- Lillian, Bridgewater, NJ on 6/10/13
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Education

Indian Institute of Technology
Stevens Institute of Technology,
Master's
Stevens Institute of Technology
PhD

Education

Indian Institute of Technology

Stevens Institute of Technology, (Master's)

Stevens Institute of Technology (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Neshanic Station, NJ 08853

Bob’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Elementary Education:
Study Skills
Business:
GMAT
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Biology,
Chemistry,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math,
SAT Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, College Counseling,
GMAT,
MCAT,
SAT Math,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
College Counseling,
GMAT

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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