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Geology Tutor with 10 years experience and a Masters Degree in Aurora

    • Aurora
    • at your home

About the lesson

I am currently seeking an part time evening job and believe that with my current education and past experience tutoring I would be able to assist students in need of assistance with earth, physical, and environmental sciences.
I worked part time as a peer tutor at the University of Akron for 1.5 years while pursuing my Bachelor’s degree in geology. The prerequisite for this position entailed 3 summer training courses that focused on student’s different learning styles. As a peer tutor I was assigned to a specific geology undergraduate course to assist with in class group exercises, and to hold group study sessions and one on one tutoring for students requiring additional help.
As a Master’s student I was a graduate teaching assistant for 3 years teaching geology courses and their lab sections. Following the completion of my degree I spent 5.5 years working toward a PhD in geology, which also gave me additional opportunities to teach geology labs and courses. For one semester in 2015 I also worked as a student athlete tutor assisting students enrolled in physical geography courses.


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    Advanced Technical Certificate

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About Melisa

I have taken 3 training courses that focused on student’s different learning styles and ways to help individuals using different methods. I also taught college level labs and course for several years and have extensive experience working with students and helping them achieve their academic goals in both group settings and on a one-on-one basis.



  • 5h: $150
  • 10h: $300

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