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Alan H.

Summerfield, NC

$60/hour

Experienced petroleum geologist enter's tutoring field

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Geology
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Master's

Education

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About Alan

Born, reared and educated in Texas and worked in the domestic and foreign minerals and petroleum industry for 40 years; 25 of which were overseas in Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, India and Dubai. I am now living in the Greensboro area and plan to teach geology at the community college level, along with tutoring of science and math on a one-to-one basis part-time.

Although I do not have a teaching certificate, I have taught many in-house courses to entry-level geology professionals for foreign countries in Indonesia, China and India. In addition, I was responsible for the continuing education program for earth science professionals within ARCO Indonesia for six years.

I minored in math while majoring in geology at UT Arlington. I have 24 hours of college level math courses in addition to more than 50 hours of geology courses in undergraduate and graduate school.

I have a passion for earth science and have had a gratifying career working in the petroleum industry. I try to take the pain out of learning science and, using my career as a basis, make the subject fun and memorable. Having worked with many young foreign graduates with geology degrees and limited English skills, I try to simplify and use pictures to make the subject interesting to the student.

I am available at all hours to fit your schedule and make learning science easier than in a crowded classroom situation. I am very patient, a good listener and judge of character and enjoy laughing because I can find humor in most subjects.
Born, reared and educated in Texas and worked in the domestic and foreign minerals and petroleum industry for 40 years; 25 of which were overseas in Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, India and Dubai. I am now living in the Greensboro area and plan to teach geology at the community Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Summerfield, NC 27358
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Trigonometry
Science:
Geology

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university of texas at arlington
Geology
university of texas at arlington
Master's

Education

university of texas at arlington (Geology)

university of texas at arlington (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Alan will travel within 40 miles of Summerfield, NC 27358.