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Brian N.

New York, NY

$80/hour

Experienced Math and Science Tutor for HS, University, Thesis Prep

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Boston Univerisity
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology
Boston College
PhD

Education

Boston Univerisity (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology)

Boston College (PhD)

About Brian

ABOUT ME:
I am an Educator and Biologist with a BA from Boston University and PhD from Boston College. I specialize in teaching BIOLOGY and STATISTICS, with a focus on helping the student achieve a conceptual understanding of the material that can be applied to situations outside of a textbook.

I have over 8 years of teaching experience including freelance tutoring in the United States and in Italy, NSF-funded training programs to learn curriculum development and student assessment techniques, and eight semesters of teaching Principles of Immunology and Molecular and Cellular Biology at Boston College. For the past two years I have been working as a private tutor in Manhattan.

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL:
I provide assistance with dissertation preparation including statistical analysis of primary data, creating publication-quality figures, and thesis editing. I also consult on experimental design, presentation skills, and public speaking for professionals.

BIOLOGY/SCIENCE:
All my life, I have been a scientist. I majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology undergrad and earned a PhD in Biology with a focus on Immunology. I have a deep understanding of Biology and can tutor at all levels. I also tutor Physics and Chemistry for high school and introductory university courses.

STATISTICS/MATH:
Many students come to me for help with math. I am fortunate to be one of the people that "gets" math and have a talent for helping others understand the material. I have extensive experience teaching all high school level maths: Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, Calculus.

I became interested in Statistics during my graduate studies and have a thorough understanding that comes from real life application of statistical techniques. I have helped students taking Statistics courses for business, psychology, nursing, and engineering programs at NYU, Columbia, and Northwestern with proven results.


Thank you for your interest in my services. Whether you are a competitive Ivy League student or someone who just needs a little help to stay on track, I look forward to helping you achieve your academic ambitions.
ABOUT ME:
I am an Educator and Biologist with a BA from Boston University and PhD from Boston College. I specialize in teaching BIOLOGY and STATISTICS, with a focus on helping the student achieve a conceptual understanding
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Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of New York, NY 10128
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
Biochemistry, Biology,
Biostatistics, Chemistry,
Genetics,
Physics
English:
Public Speaking
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Biology

I earned a PhD in Biology/Immunology and a BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. For 8 semesters, I taught Immunology and Molecular and Cellular Biology courses at Boston College. I have tutored biology students at NYU and Columbia.

Chemistry

My undergraduate degree in Biochemistry included coursework in GenChem, Organic, and Biochemistry. I have tutored GenChem at Columbia and AP Chem for HS students.

Genetics

I have a PhD in Biology/Immunology with a BA in Biochem & MolBio. I have taken genetics coursework as part of my training. I am knowledgeable about fundamentals and research applications of genetics.

Physics

My undergraduate coursework included three semesters of honors Physics. I have tutored Intro Physics for NYU and Columbia students and general physics for HS students.

Public Speaking

I have presented award winning research at five industry conferences. Additionally, I have given multiple presentations as part of regular lab meetings, departmental retreats, and student panels. I have taught in multiple lecture format classes and am accustomed to addressing a large audience. I have also been part of over a dozen performances of recreational theater and chorus productions for live audience.

Boston Univerisity
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology
Boston College
PhD

Education

Boston Univerisity (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology)

Boston College (PhD)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $80.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Brian will travel within 5 miles of New York, NY 10128.