I hold two advanced degrees in science and have 6+ years teaching experience. Most of my time in the classroom has been as an instructor at the university level and I also have experience from second grade to high school. I have taught at numerous institutions of higher learning including the University of California, Berkeley. My teaching style is based on "active learning" so students are asked to consider some tough questions with helpful hints along the way. Lessons include my assistanc... [more]
As an instructor for undergraduate general education classes I often focus on paragraph structure and clear communication in writing skills. My favorite non science class in high school was honors English and I believe writing skills are the keystone to success in many professions. I am also able to help with evaluating sources and citations.
Research experience in ecology.