Robert B.


Robert B.

Tutor

Chicago, IL 60626

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

4.69 78 ratings

Math, Science, and Test Preparation

As a teaching assistant in graduate school, I discovered that I had a real knack (and, indeed, love) for explaining; I became popular with the students in my sections because of my clear, insightful presentations and lively style of teaching. Many would come to my office outside of class for extra help, and it became somewhat of a "hobby" for me to provide it to them. Subsequently, I became involved in teaching for the Chicago Public Schools and later at the newly-opened Chicago office of a ... [more]


Algebra 1

Decades of experience tutoring and teaching in all math and science areas at all levels. Also, I'm an experienced ACT and SAT tutor. Master's degree in Physics (Northwestern Univ.).


Algebra 2

I have a master's degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.), and decades of experience tutoring and teaching at all levels in all math and science areas. Also, I am an experienced ACT and SAT instructor/tutor.


American History

Have decades of experience tutoring all subjects, including history, social science, etc. Minored in American history and government in college.


Biology

I have my M.S. in Physics (Northwestern University), and extensive experience tutoring in all science areas, including biology, bio- and organic chemistry, genetics, and pathophysiology. Also, I've helped edit research papers, including in molecular biology and biostatistics, and I am an experienced MCAT instructor and tutor.


Calculus

I have an M.S. in Physics from Northwestern University, and an extensive background and experience in all math and science areas, including all levels of calculus.


Chemistry

I have an M.S. in Physics from Northwestern University. I have tutored chemistry, both general and organic, for decades (also physical chemistry and biochemistry). Also, I am an experienced MCAT instructor. I make the subject simple, straightforward, and clear.


Grammar


European History


Geometry

I have a Master's degree in Physics (from Northwestern University) and am highly experienced with all math and science areas, as well as SAT/ACT and GRE/GMAT preparation.


Physics

I have a Master's Degree in Physics from Northwestern University and decades of experience tutoring in all math and science areas, including all levels/aspects of physics. I am an experienced instructor, tutor for the MCAT, and scored in the 99th percentile on the Physics GRE.


Prealgebra


Precalculus

I have Master's degree in physics from Northwestern University. I am an experienced tutor in all math and science areas, all levels.


Trigonometry

I have tutored in all math and science areas, including trigonometry and precalculus, for decades. I have a Masters degree in Physics from Northwestern University.


Writing

I am an experienced writing instructor and editor. I have helped edit a number of published books, several of which subsequently won awards.


Astronomy

I have a Master's Degree in physics from Northwestern University and am well-versed in astronomy and astrophysics.


Statistics

I have an M.S. in Physics, and am very experienced with statistic/probability, all types -- social science, business, mathematical -- and all levels -- introductory, intermediate, and advanced.


Geography

I am an experienced tutor with all high school subjects, including all AP tests.


English


Government & Politics


Psychology

Minored in psychology at Princeton Univ. Strong interest in and experience with it and related social science fields.


Biochemistry

M.S. in Physics. Extensive experience tutoring in all math/science areas, including biology, biochemistry, genetics, and physiology. Experienced MCAT instructor.


Anatomy

I have a Masters Degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.). I am experienced MCAT instructor. I have helped people with all areas of biology and biomedical science.


Physiology

I have a Master's degree from Northwestern University. I am an experienced MCAT instructor and have research experience in molecular biology. I am an experienced tutor in pathophysiology.


SAT Math

I'm an experienced SAT and ACT instructor and have taught or tutored hundreds of students in all sections of the tests, especially the math.


World History


Finance

I have a Master's Degree from Northwestern University and am highly experienced in tutoring all business-related areas, including accounting, finance, micro- and macro-economics, management science, business calculus, statistics, and econometrics.


LSAT

I am an experienced LSAT instructor and personal coach, and scored in the 98th percentile on the LSAT. I taught LSAT classes for many years at a well-known national test preparation center, and am very well-versed in all areas of test preparation.


GRE

I am a highly experienced GRE instructor and have taught many classes and done much private tutoring for GRE, GMAT, LSAT, etc., etc. I worked for many years with a well-known national test preparation center.


GED

I'm highly experienced at all types of test preparation, and have worked extensively with people on math and other basic skills areas for the GED and many other tests.


Physical Science

I have a Master's degree in Physics from Northwestern University. I have tutored physical science, physics, chemistry, and geology for decades.


Geology

I have a Masters degree in physics from Northwestern University and have helped many students with geology.


GMAT

I have long and extensive experience teaching GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and just about every other kind of test preparation class, as well as personal tutoring in those and many other areas.


Ecology


Microbiology

I am an experienced MCAT instructor and have tutored extensively (and intensively) in all biology topics in general and microbiology in particular (including graduate level classes).


Probability

I have a master's degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.). I have taught probability and statistics for many years and helped many students understand and succeed in their classes.


PSAT

I have a Master's Degree from Northwestern University and have taught SAT and ACT courses for many years at a well-known national test preparation center. I have done extensive private tutoring in those and the the PSAT and similar tests, as well as the individual subjects covered thereon.


SSAT


ACT English


ACT Math

I have taught many ACT courses and successfully tutored numerous individual students. Decades of experience.


Elementary Math

I have extensive experience tutoring students in math at all levels, from grammar school up.


Elementary Science


Managerial Accounting

I have an Masters Degree from Northwestern University and am very experienced with various types of accounting, as well as finance and economics. I am generally quite successful in making the concepts simple and straightforward for students.


Financial Accounting

I have an Masters Degree from Northwestern University and am very experienced with various types of accounting, as well as finance and economics. I am generally quite successful in making the concepts simple and straightforward for students.


Macroeconomics

I have a master's degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.). Am highly experienced in all math and science areas, as well as economics and business including micro, macro, finance, managerial and financial accounting, management science, and econometrics.


Microeconomics

I have a master's degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.). Am highly experienced in all math and science areas, as well as economics and business including micro, macro, finance, managerial and financial accounting, management science, and econometrics.


Discrete Math

I have a Master's degree in Physics from Northwestern University.I have tutored discrete math for decades, as well as related areas such as finite math and probability and statistics.


Differential Equations

I have a Master's Degree in Physics from Northwestern University and extensive tutoring in just about all math and science subjects, including Differential Equations and all levels of Calculus. I regularly explain difficult concepts and make them simple to understand. I also make good recommendations for effective study in the subject.


Business

I have a masters degree and have tutored all business related topics on a regular basis, including: business statistics, business math, managerial and financial accounting, finance, management science, and economics.


MCAT

I have a Master's Degree in physics from Northwestern Univ. I taught MCAT classes and developed course materials for many years for a well-known national test preparation center. I was asked to run a national question-and-answer hotline for MCAT students after the major change in the test in the early '90s. I am highly experienced in tutoring all math and science areas and am able to developed effective personalized programs for students that helps them to score 210 or better.


Biostatistics

I have a Master's Degree in physics (Northwestern Univ.) and a research background in molecular biology. Extensive experience tutoring all areas of statistics. I am a highly experienced MCAT instructor and consultant to pharmacy reps.


Linear Algebra

I have a Master's Degree in Physics (Northwestern University. I also have an extensive background in advanced math, including linear algebra and Calculus 3. I have tutored extensively in virtually all math and science areas from elementary to advanced.


Logic

I have a Master's degree in physics from Northwestern Univ. I have tutored formal (and other) logic on numerous occasions. I was a philosophy minor in undergraduate school (Princeton Univ.). I am an experienced LSAT Instructor (Logic Games, Logical Reasoning).


Organic Chemistry

I have a Master's degree in physics (Northwestern University), and have tutored MANY students in organic chemistry, with VERY good results. I have taught numerous MCAT classes, and even developed a very well-received special seminar in organic chemistry for one of the national test preparation centers. Organic chem is one of my specialties; I really enjoy the subject, and am able to make it simple for students.


Pharmacology

I have substantial experience tutoring in biochemistry and most other medical-related fields, including pathophysiology and microbiology. Also, I am a highly experienced MCAT instructor.


Chemical Engineering

I have a Master's degree in physics from Northwestern University and have tutored extensively in chemistry, chemical engineering, and mathematics. I have helped numerous students through Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, and Mass Action courses.


Mechanical Engineering

I have a Master's degree in physics from Northwestern University and have tutored extensively in chemistry, physics, all engineering subjects, and mathematics. I have helped numerous students through Fluid Mechanics and Dynamics courses.


Finite Math

I have a Master's degree in Physics from Northwestern University.I have tutored finite math for decades, as well as related areas such as discrete math and probability and statistics.