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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 27 ratings
Such a patient and understanding tutor!
— Sam, Cambridge, MA on 4/1/17

$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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Cancellation
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

"Such a patient and understanding tutor!"

- Sam, Cambridge, MA on 4/1/17

"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 M.S. in Medicinal Organic Chemistry, 4+ years of post-doctoral training and 3+ years of industrial experience at a local biotech company.

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 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)

Such a patient and understanding tutor!

Roman is one of the best tutors I have worked with thus far. He is extremely patient and will work with you until you understand the problem. He is extremely knowledgable and passionate about the subject as well. Definitely will be working with him again!

— Sam, Cambridge, MA on 4/1/17

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.