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Roman V.

Cambridge, MA

$70/hour

Synthetic Organic Chemist (Ph.D.) Successful Scientist - near Harvard

In-person lessons
100+ Hours
Background check passed as of 5/13/16
5.0 average from 23 ratings
Excellent tutor
— Maria, Waltham, MA on 5/22/16

$70/Hour


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Moscow State University by Lomonosov (#1 ranked in Russia)
Organic Chemistry
University of Denver
PhD
The Scripps Research Institute/Georgia Institute of Technology
PhD

Education

Moscow State University by Lomonosov (#1 ranked in Russia) (Organic Chemistry)

University of Denver (PhD)

The Scripps Research Institute/Georgia Institute of Technology (PhD)

About Roman

I am an Organic Chemist focusing on Synthetic Organic and Medicinal Chemistry. I earned an M.S. in Organic Chemistry at Moscow State University, and in 2005, I matriculated into the graduate program at the University of Denver, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. After I earned a Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and Photo-Chemistry, I worked as a post-doctoral fellow at The Scripps Research Institute and Georgia Institute of Technology. Currently I am a Scientist at a local biopharmaceutical company.

Even though I have more than 10 years of experience in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and, in particular, in Organic Photo-Chemistry, Physical Organic Chemistry, Methodology Development, Medicinal Chemistry, Fluorine Chemistry, Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds and Total Synthesis, I have a strong passion for teaching.

During my graduate school I actively participated in being a TA for various organic chemistry classes: CHEM 2461, 2462, 2463. My primary responsibility was to grade laboratory reports and proctor exams. I volunteered to be a research advisor for several students in Frontier Chemistry class (CHEM 3500) and was chosen by my supervisor as a teaching assistant for Medicinal Chemistry class (CHEM 3703). During the 5 years at the University of Denver I was also a tutor of Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physical, Analytical and Green Chemistry classes. As a post-doctoral fellow I mentored many graduate and undergraduate students and at my current company I volunteer to supervise several interns over the summer.

I am ambitious, goal-oriented, and I know what it takes to be successful. Moreover, I believe that my publication record demonstrates my drive and ability. I am confident that my background, diverse experience in academia and industry, and a passion for teaching and working with students would make me a valuable addition to WyzAnt tutoring pool.
I am an Organic Chemist focusing on Synthetic Organic and Medicinal Chemistry. I earned an M.S. in Organic Chemistry at Moscow State University, and in 2005, I matriculated into the graduate program at the University of Denver, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. After I earned a Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and Photo-Chemistry, I Read more

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2 hours notice required

Multiple hours and/or frequency should request a DISCOUNT (!)

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Cambridge, MA 02140
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent tutor"

- Maria, Waltham, MA on 5/22/16
Language:
Russian

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Chemistry

I have a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry and Photo-Chemistry, an MS in Medicinal Organic Chemistry, and 4+ years of post-doctoral training and industrial experience.

Organic Chemistry

I have a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry and 4+ years of post-doctoral experience in Total Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry. I enjoyed tutoring in college, was a TA for several years in graduate school and continued teaching students during two of my post-docs and while being a Scientist III at a local biotech company in Boston. I am a very visual learner myself and often use visual aids such as: charts, tables, schemes and info-graphics.

Russian

I am a native speaker of the Russian language. I was born in Moscow and went to school and college there. While studying English as a second language I took several courses "Russian as a second language for English native speakers". It substantially helped me to bridge two languages together and understand how the grammar and vocabulary of both languages are connected. In Denver I tutored Russian and helped several students to excel in writing and improve their speaking skills.

Moscow State University by Lomonosov (#1 ranked in Russia)
Organic Chemistry
University of Denver
PhD
The Scripps Research Institute/Georgia Institute of Technology
PhD

Education

Moscow State University by Lomonosov (#1 ranked in Russia) (Organic Chemistry)

University of Denver (PhD)

The Scripps Research Institute/Georgia Institute of Technology (PhD)

Excellent tutor

Explains everything very well and honestly feel so confident in the material Great way to teach and knows what he is doing.

— Maria, Waltham, MA on 5/22/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $70.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Multiple hours and/or frequency should request a DISCOUNT (!)

Travel policy

Roman will travel within 15 miles of Cambridge, MA 02140.