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Desh A.

Austin, TX

$30/hr

Math - SAT -GRE - from a UT Engineering Graduate

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Background check passed as of 6/17/11
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A lifesaver! More than I ever expected! Thanks!
— Terry, Austin, TX on 7/13/11

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THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
Master's
IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Kharagpur, India
Master's

Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN (Master's)

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Kharagpur, India (Master's)

About Desh

I have an MS in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin. I also have another MS in Physics/Electrical Engineering. I have worked as an assistant instructor at the UT, Austin and also worked as a research assistant in a research laboratory at the UT, Austin while attending graduate school. I have taught math as a private tutor in Austin. I have also worked as a computer programmer.

Recently, I have worked as a math tutor for the SES (Supplemental Educational Services) program at the Reagan High School AISD.

I tutor Physics, Math, and SAT Math and GRE Quantitative Reasoning preps.

I usually tutor at a public library.
I have an MS in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin. I also have another MS in Physics/ Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Austin, TX 78705
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"A lifesaver! More than I ever expected! Thanks!"

- Terry, Austin, TX on 7/13/11
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
Proofreading
Science:
Mechanical Engineering,
Physics, Physiology
Language:
Hindi
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Proofreading, SQL

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Computer Science

I have 30 undergraduate and graduate credit hours in Computer Science. I have five years of related experience in a research lab at The University of Texas at Austin. I have professional experience as a computer programmer.

Hindi

I have taught Hindi language to college students. I have taught both undergraduate and graduate courses at the University of Texas at Austin as an assistant instructor for 5 years. I developed course materials, tests and graded the students. Hindi is offered by the Department of Asian Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.

Mechanical Engineering

I have a graduate degree [M.S.] in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin.

Microsoft Access

I have worked as a Computer Programmer IV for the Department of State Health Services. I worked there as a database developer and feel very comfortable with MS Access. I was also a research assistant at the University of Texas at Austin and I have also worked there as an information analyst. I know several programming languages and operating systems. I have several years of experience in the area of software development which includes my graduate school work, too.

UNIX

As a member of the research group at the Neuro Engineering Research and Development Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, I worked with UNIX.

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
Master's
IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Kharagpur, India
Master's

Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN (Master's)

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Kharagpur, India (Master's)

A lifesaver! More than I ever expected! Thanks! — I was quite unsure what to expect from the tutor prior to our first meeting. Any worries I had quickly dissipated as my new tutor, Desh, got right to business. He quickly summed up the challenges I faced and was diligent at ensuring I understood everything. He was very flexible and very very professional. I passed an online physics course with a final grade of B+. Had I engaged Desh earlier ...

— Terry, Austin, TX on 7/13/11

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Desh will travel within 15 miles of Austin, TX 78705.

Background Check Status for Desh A.

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