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Amir M.

Mathematics, Statistics, Probability, Economics, and Finance tutor

Mathematics, Statistics, Probability, Economics, and Finance tutor

$80/hour

  • 124 hours tutoring

  • Normal, IL 61761

About Amir


Bio

I have taught Math, and Stat, Economics, and Finance courses in Illinois State University and University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
I have been tutoring Math, Stat, Probability, Economics, Finance as well as ACT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE test prep.
As far as more advanced topics I can help you with Game Theory, Random Process (Markov Chains, Poisson Processes, etc), Industrial Organizations, and Risk Analysis.

I am a PhD candidate with two Masters degrees in Economics and Finance.
My work...

I have taught Math, and Stat, Economics, and Finance courses in Illinois State University and University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
I have been tutoring Math, Stat, Probability, Economics, Finance as well as ACT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE test prep.
As far as more advanced topics I can help you with Game Theory, Random Process (Markov Chains, Poisson Processes, etc), Industrial Organizations, and Risk Analysis.

I am a PhD candidate with two Masters degrees in Economics and Finance.
My work experience includes consulting, asset pricing, and stock market analysis.
I have got perfect scores on GRE and GMAT quant parts.


Education

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
PhD
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $80
  • Rate details: My sessions are at least 70 minutes. Longer classes can be considered by student's request.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 40 miles of Normal, IL 61761
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Business

Actuarial Science,

Actuarial Science

I have worked on Data Analysis, probability and Statistics in different fields, including in Economics, and Business. I have also taught Random process course to actuarial students through Wyzant online tutoring feature. When it comes to data analysis, statistics and probability I am fully capable to teach them to students of actuarial science field as well students of other fields like Economics or Business.
GRE,

GRE

For the quantitative reasoning part of GRE, not only I teach you the materials but I also teach you tons of shortcuts for how to answer most questions in under 15 seconds so you have more time and peace of mind for questions that need more time to answer.
GMAT, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics

Computer

MATLAB

MATLAB

I have taught Matlab to the undergraduates in the University of Illinois as part of an introductory computer science course. I have also extensively used it for my research during both my Masters and Phd. Finally, I have used it for work related purposes in optimization, drawing complicated 2 or 3 dimensional graphs and many other applications.

Corporate Training

Statistics,

Statistics

Hi, I am an instructor in Illinois State University. I have been teaching and tutoring math and stat for 10+ years in ISU and before that during my PhD studies in University of Illinois.  While in the last years, I have been tutoring and teaching mostly in academic institutions, lately I have been very active tutoring on wyzant platform and you can see from the reviews of my recent online students on wyzant that those who tried online tutoring with me are extremely happy with my quality of tutoring and have continued working with me for so many sessions.  It is my expertise to make the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and I am sure upon trying one online class with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more beneficial than other in-person or online tutors.
GMAT, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics

Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Algebra 1. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Precalculus. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Statistics,

Statistics

Hi, I am an instructor in Illinois State University. I have been teaching and tutoring math and stat for 10+ years in ISU and before that during my PhD studies in University of Illinois.  While in the last years, I have been tutoring and teaching mostly in academic institutions, lately I have been very active tutoring on wyzant platform and you can see from the reviews of my recent online students on wyzant that those who tried online tutoring with me are extremely happy with my quality of tutoring and have continued working with me for so many sessions.  It is my expertise to make the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and I am sure upon trying one online class with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more beneficial than other in-person or online tutors.
Algebra 2, Calculus, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Prealgebra, SAT Math

Math

Actuarial Science,

Actuarial Science

I have worked on Data Analysis, probability and Statistics in different fields, including in Economics, and Business. I have also taught Random process course to actuarial students through Wyzant online tutoring feature. When it comes to data analysis, statistics and probability I am fully capable to teach them to students of actuarial science field as well students of other fields like Economics or Business.
Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Algebra 1. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Finite Math,

Finite Math

I am a faculty in Illinois State University. I have been teaching all different Math courses including Finite Math, Algebra,etc for several years in Illinois State, Before that as a PhD student and a Teaching Assistant I taught so many courses in Math department in University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. I have actually invented some games too that are related to the Finite Math and help students better understand these topics.
Linear Algebra,

Linear Algebra

I have had several different linear algebra courses mostly in graduate level. I also needed to use optimization which is heavily based on the linear algebra for most of my career. Linear algebra has also been a topic that I have applied a lot in programming in software like R, MATLAB, etc.
MATLAB,

MATLAB

I have taught Matlab to the undergraduates in the University of Illinois as part of an introductory computer science course. I have also extensively used it for my research during both my Masters and Phd. Finally, I have used it for work related purposes in optimization, drawing complicated 2 or 3 dimensional graphs and many other applications.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Precalculus. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Statistics,

Statistics

Hi, I am an instructor in Illinois State University. I have been teaching and tutoring math and stat for 10+ years in ISU and before that during my PhD studies in University of Illinois.  While in the last years, I have been tutoring and teaching mostly in academic institutions, lately I have been very active tutoring on wyzant platform and you can see from the reviews of my recent online students on wyzant that those who tried online tutoring with me are extremely happy with my quality of tutoring and have continued working with me for so many sessions.  It is my expertise to make the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and I am sure upon trying one online class with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more beneficial than other in-person or online tutors.
ACT Math, Algebra 2, Calculus, Prealgebra, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Algebra 1. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Precalculus. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Statistics,

Statistics

Hi, I am an instructor in Illinois State University. I have been teaching and tutoring math and stat for 10+ years in ISU and before that during my PhD studies in University of Illinois.  While in the last years, I have been tutoring and teaching mostly in academic institutions, lately I have been very active tutoring on wyzant platform and you can see from the reviews of my recent online students on wyzant that those who tried online tutoring with me are extremely happy with my quality of tutoring and have continued working with me for so many sessions.  It is my expertise to make the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and I am sure upon trying one online class with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more beneficial than other in-person or online tutors.
Algebra 2, Calculus, Prealgebra

Other

Macroeconomics, Microeconomics

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I am an experienced tutor and a professor in Illinois State University, including Algebra 1. I have been teaching Math and Stat for 5 years in ISU and I have been tutoring for 14 years since I was a PhD student in University of Illinois. You can see from the reviews of my students on wyzant that students who tried my online tutoring have been extremely happy with my unique tutoring method and have continued working with me for long time. It is my expertise to make even the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and remember, and I assure you that upon trying one online session with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more helpful than any other face to face or online tutoring that you might have ever had.
Statistics,

Statistics

Hi, I am an instructor in Illinois State University. I have been teaching and tutoring math and stat for 10+ years in ISU and before that during my PhD studies in University of Illinois.  While in the last years, I have been tutoring and teaching mostly in academic institutions, lately I have been very active tutoring on wyzant platform and you can see from the reviews of my recent online students on wyzant that those who tried online tutoring with me are extremely happy with my quality of tutoring and have continued working with me for so many sessions.  It is my expertise to make the most difficult topics fun and easy to understand and I am sure upon trying one online class with me, you will see that my online tutoring is far more beneficial than other in-person or online tutors.
Algebra 2, Calculus, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, SAT Math

Test Preparation

GRE,

GRE

For the quantitative reasoning part of GRE, not only I teach you the materials but I also teach you tons of shortcuts for how to answer most questions in under 15 seconds so you have more time and peace of mind for questions that need more time to answer.
ACT Math, GMAT, SAT Math

Ratings and Reviews


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Great teacher

Amir is very good. He is excellent in teaching concepts. He is patient and teaches with real time examples to get the concept across.

Ayaz, 20 lessons with Amir

Really patient and knowledgeable

Always answers questions step by step patiently. Gives more questions to check whether student understands well after each knowledge point explanation. Very nice teacher. Highly recommend!

YUE, 3 lessons with Amir

great!

Lots of help! And very easy to work with. Give great examples for me to use when I am by myself.

Daniel, 15 lessons with Amir

Knowledgable and understanding tutor

Amir helped me with how to find the shift form of a function. We also worked on finding the X and Y intercepts.

Brad, 4 lessons with Amir

Knowledgeable in the area I intend to study

He explained co-variances which I did not learn previously so it helped with the building block that I needed to progress.

Shelly, 3 lessons with Amir
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