WHY DO I TUTOR? The greatest joy in my life is sharing knowledge about the things I care and know about the most : the fascinating study of human beings and their social behavior (sociology), the shaping of words to inform and empower us (writing), and the complex and often confusing ways that we make our laws, establish our rights, and protect our communities (politics and government). EVERYONE CAN LEARN My teaching experience spans many years and many subjects and settings, including outd... [more]
Government & Politics
I am qualified to tutor on the subject of sociology because of my educational background, which includes a BA from Antioch College where I majored in Sociology and my graduate work at UC Davis, Deparment of Sociology. As a PhD Candidate at UC Davis, I was appointed an instructor for the following courses: "Introduction to Sociology," "Social Problems," and "Complex Organizations." I also have a research background that includes work for Far West Laboratory for Educational Research and Development, the Institute on Criminal justice, and The California Endowment.