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Lexington, KY

$45/hour

Biology, Molecular biology, human ecology

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University College Cardiff, UK
Microbiology
leicester university,U.K.
PhD

Education

University College Cardiff, UK (Microbiology)

leicester university,U.K. (PhD)

About John

I have taught at a most levels from informal (1st through 7th ) at the Living Arts and Science Center in Lexington, at high school level (biology and Integrated Science) and College, BCTC, Midway College and UK. I am also KTIP certified in high school biology. I have many years experience in research, primarily related to infectious disease and regeneration and genomics in the axolotl. I am a member of the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education. I started a non profit 4 years ago and so I'm very familiar with food issues and society.

Understanding is the key to learning. My approach to teaching is Socratic. This simply means I ask the student questions to find out what they understand or have trouble understanding. I also try and use mnemonics when I can, as well as practical examples to elaborate on a challenging topic.
I have taught at a most levels from informal (1st through 7th ) at the Living Arts and Science Center in Lexington, at high school level (biology and Integrated Science) and College, BCTC, Midway College and UK. I am also KTIP certified in high school biology. I have many years experience in research, primarily related to infectious disease and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Lexington, KY 40504
In-person lessons
Science:
Anatomy, Biology, Ecology, Genetics,
Microbiology, Zoology

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Genetics

I have a Ph.D., where I studied the molecular biology of pneumolysin. I have worked for nearly 20 years in molecular biology research. I taught Genetics at the college level.

University College Cardiff, UK
Microbiology
leicester university,U.K.
PhD

Education

University College Cardiff, UK (Microbiology)

leicester university,U.K. (PhD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

John will travel within 15 miles of Lexington, KY 40504.