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West Chester University of Pennsylvania (Bachelors of Science)
University of Pennsylvania (Master's)
Hello, my name is Tanya. I am 36 years old, married, and a mother of two children. Currently, I work a full time job at the University of Pennsylvania as a research technician in the field of entomology. I have had many years of experience sharing my scientific knowledge with children and students. I am most interested in insects, ecology and aquatic ecosystems, but I have a general knowledge of most biological sciences.
Understanding science is a key element in understanding this world, and yet it is filled with difficult concepts some people are unable to grasp. I think breaking down these complex ideas into smaller blocks of understanding would yield a better understanding. I would be very excited to help any student understand the beauty and complexity of nature via books, internet supplementation, but most of all, field trips. I think that putting the subject they are learning about directly in front of their eyes and into their hands will make the biggest impression.
Hello, my name is Tanya. I am 36 years old, married, and a mother of two children. Currently, I work a full time job at the University of Pennsylvania as a research technician in the field of entomology. I have had many years of experience sharing my scientific knowledge with children and students. I am most interested in insects, … Read more
Tanya assisted me with Biology. She did a great job. She prepared ahead of time and some useful reference material. She was very nice.
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My undergraduate degree is in Biology. My classes included Genetics, Ecology, Biostatistical Analysis, Entomology and Integrated Pest Management. I have worked for the past 10 years for the University of Pennsylvania in the Biology Department. I have a varied understanding of Biolgy.
I have taken college level courses in Botany (Botany, Aquatic Ecology) when I attended West Chester University. My current employment requires basic knowledge of food plant and host interactions. I enjoy gardening and have worked on a farm last summer.
During my undergraduate studies, I took many classes that focused on the various aspects of ecology. They include aquatic biology, vertebrate ecology, ecology, and population biology. I currently work for one of the foremost experts in the field of ecology today, Dr. Daniel Janzen at the University of Pennsylvania.
I have worked in the laboratory for Dr. Daniel Janzen, a tropical ecologist specializing in biodiversity conservation, at the University of Pennsylvania for over 10 years. I have a undergraduate degree in Biology, where I took classes that emphasized zoology and ecology. My favorite classes were vertebrate ecology, aquatic biology, and entomology. I have a Master's degree that focused on aquatic macroinvertbrates. I volunteered at a wildlife clinic for 2 years, and worked in a veterinary hospital for 5 years.