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Michael M.

Ph.D., exclusively tutoring Statistics & SPSS

Memphis, TN (38111)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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My approach to tutoring is to explain things at a conceptual level so that statistics will actually make sense to you. I never ask students to blindly memorize formulas or to do calculations without understanding the reasoning behind them. I myself used to have a lot of trouble with statistics -- mostly because my professors would simply ask me to memorize formulas/procedures without explaining WHY.

So, in my teaching approach, I always strive to explain the conceptual reasoning behind every procedure. Whether it's applying a formula or making sense of SPSS output, my goal is to help you understand statistics.

My experience: I have taught undergraduate- and graduate-level statistics at three different universities. I have also worked as a statistical analyst in the Marketing department of a local hospital. Currently, I serve as a research consultant at a nearby university.

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Michael’s subjects

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SPSS

SPSS (and AMOS within it) has been my main data analysis program for the past 12 years. All my personal research, as well my teaching, has relied on SPSS.

Statistics

I have taught undergraduate and graduate level statistics at three different universities. Currently, I am a research consultant at a local university.

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Education

University of British Columbia, Post Doctoral

University of Florida (Master's)

University of Memphis / Memphis State University (PhD)

Excellent Tutor! Michael was an excellent tutor! He is extremely intelligent and patient. I felt he went above and beyond what I expected! I highly recommend him! ...

— Christie from Collierville, TN on 6/17/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 20 miles of Memphis, TN 38111.

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