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Courtney - Prof academic english - Pittsburgh
$18/h
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Lessons offered by Courtney
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • English literature
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • Classic Literature
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

English Literature PhD Student, English Teacher and Tutor located in Pittsburgh PA

Methodology

I want to empower students to express themselves confidently and clearly in their writing. I am a patient, thoughtful, and precise tutor. I know what teachers and professors are looking for because of my experience teaching and tutoring at colleges and universities.

Background

I'm a PhD student in English Literature. I teach undergraduate writing and literature courses at a respected university. I have over 5 years of reading and writing tutoring experience, and over 2 years of classroom teaching experience at the university.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $15/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $70
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $140
Lessons offered by Courtney
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • English literature
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • Classic Literature
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College / University
  • Adult Education
  • MBA

Courtney's resume

Courtney Mullis
(concealed information) / (concealed information)

Education:

PhD in English Literature, Duquesne University, expected 2021
Certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies; Certificate in Teaching Excellence (in progress)

MA in English, Wake Forest University, 2017
Thesis: “Passing as Jewish: The Material Consequences of Race and the Property of Whiteness in Late Twentieth-Century Passing Novels”

BA in English, Coastal Carolina University, 2015
Magna cum laude; philosophy minor

Teaching Experience:

Fall 2019: Instructor, UCOR 101, Duquesne University
“Thinking and Writing Across the Curriculum”

Summer 2019: Teaching Assistant, English 470, Duquesne University
“Modern Irish Literature” (study abroad course)

Spring 2019: Instructor, UCOR 102, Duquesne University
“Imaginative Literature and Critical Thinking: Pittsburgh Literature”

Fall 2018: Instructor, UCOR 101, Duquesne University
“Thinking and Writing Across the Curriculum”

Spring 2018: Instructor, UCOR 102, Duquesne University
“Imaginative Literature and Critical Thinking: Trauma, Witnessing, and Testimony in Literary Responses to WWII”

Fall 2017: Co-Instructor, UCOR 101, Duquesne University
“Thinking and Writing Across the Curriculum”

Fall 2016: Teaching Assistant, English 381, Wake Forest University
“Gender and Race in Contemporary African American Fiction”

Spring 2016: Teaching Assistant, English 150, Wake Forest University
“Life and Literature in the Post-Katrina Era”

Employment:

August 2017–present: Graduate Teaching Fellow, Duquesne University

August 2017–August 2018: Graduate Writing Consultant, Duquesne University Writing Center

May 2017–August 2017: Reading/Writing Center Facilitator, Forsyth Technical Community College

February 2017–May 2017: Reading/Writing Tutor, Forsyth Technical Community College

August 2016–May 2017: Graduate Assistant, Wake Forest University Writing Center

August 2015–May 2016: Writing Tutor, Wake Forest University Writing Center

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