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I am a British citizen and I am a recent immigrant to the US.
I have a degree in international relations from the London School of Economics, and for most of my life I have worked as a writer. I have had several books published by mainstream publishers, and I have written articles in the UK national press.
I have undergraduate and masters degrees in psychology, as well as a TEFL qualification from the University of Washington.
I can teach statistics, particularly from a social sciences point of view, and I am comfortable with both SPSS and R.
I have taught English in Slovakia and Poland, and I have also taught an undergraduate psychology course.
As a teacher I am patient and knowledgeable. I set myself high standards, and I know how to present complicated information in a simple and straightforward way.
At the same time I am able to teach psychology, of course with particular emphasis on statistics!
My main tutoring subject is statistics, and many of my students are working in healthcare, and are focusing on subjects such as epidemiology. I am familiar with odds ratios, survival studies and control groups, and to further my knowledge, I have taken and passed online courses in biostatistics. Furthermore, I am familiar with R, a statistical program which is widely used by biostatisticians.
I have a thorough grounding in the social sciences. I have a degree from the London School of Economics, and I have two degrees in psychology. These last two degrees had a quantitative bases, and allowed me to study social psychology. I understand the basics of sociology, and I am able to tutor the subject at an introductory level.
I am up to speed in the main modules of SPSS, and I have a wide experience of providing one-to-one tuition in the use and application of this program. I am very patient, and I always tailor my tuition to fit the individual needs of my students.
Knowledgeable, Thorough, Responsive, and Professional — The 3.5 hours I spent with James was worth every millisecond! During this time, we accomplished what I struggled to for weeks. He called me within an hour of my request and scheduled a time to collaborate virtually later the same evening. I am no statistician, but I understand data and am very knowledgeable of the data under study. I have not been this refreshed and excited in MONTHS as I suffered ...
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