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Dr. Alan - Prof chemistry - San Diego
$50/h
1st lesson free!
Verified profile and diploma
Response Time 9h
Lessons offered by Dr. Alan
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Biochemistry
Levels
  • College / University

Individual Online & Face-to-Face Expert College-level Tutoring in GenChem, OrgChem, BioChem & MCAT Preparation, San Diego

Methodology

Online individual tutoring is provided by using interactive Skype with screen-sharing. The screen-sharing feature permits chemical structures and reaction mechanisms to be drawn in real time during tutorial sessions. All visual materials thereby generated are saved as jpg files and then are sent to students at the conclusion of each session.

Background

Tutor is a recently retired university professor who taught undergraduate organic chemistry and special topics graduate courses in organic chemistry (M. S. and Ph. D. level) at two major U. S. four-year universities with graduate programs during a 37 year career in teaching and research. Author of 6 books and 328 research publications in peer-reviewed international scientific journals.

During the past 19 years tutor has contributed MCAT "units" (250 word technical passage + 10 associated questions) to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

Rates

Transportation Fee : $10
Rate for online lessons : $50/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $225
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $450
Lessons offered by Dr. Alan
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Biochemistry
Levels
  • College / University

Dr. Alan's resume

Degrees:
PhD in Chemistry, University of Chicago
NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Honors/Awards
Fulbright-Hays Scholar, Université de Liège, Belgium
Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award, University of Oklahoma
1990 Wilfred T. Doherty Award of the Dallas-Fort Worth Section of the American
Chemical Society
Erskine Fellow, Department of Chemistry, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New
Zealand,
1999-2000 Decker Scholar Awardee, University of North Texas

Editorial Appointments
Member, Control Board, ARKIVOC (Electonic International Journal of Organic Chemistry)
Member of the International Advisory Board of Kemija u industriji (Croatian Chemical
and Biochemical Engineering Quarterly)
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Advances in Heterocyclic Chemistry
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Letters in Organic Chemistry (published by
Bentham Science Publishers, Ltd)
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Drug Design Review-Online (published by
Bentham Science Publishers, Ltd)
Editor: Methods in Stereochemical Analysis (Monograph Series, Wiley-VCH Publishers,
Inc., New York
Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Structure, Energy, and Reactivity in Chemistry
(Monograph Series), A. Greenberg and J. F. Liebman, Editors, Chapman & Hall,
New York
Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Structural Chemistry, (Journal), A. Greenberg and
I. Hargittai, Editors, Plenum Press, New York, 1993-present
Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Energetic Materials, Paul L. Marinkas, Editor, Published by Dowden, Brodman & Devine, Inc.

Professional Service
Program Officer, Organic Chemical Dynamics Program, Division of Chemistry,
National Science Foundation, Washington, D. C., August, 1990 - August, 1991

Secretary-Treasurer of the Division of Organic Chemistry, American Chemical Society,
1997-2001

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