Have you ever come to the realisation – while sitting in your quiet study place reading the same study material over and over – that no matter how many times you read the material you just can’t seem to understand it?
I find famous quotations help to enlighten us: “We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. Albert Einstein “
i.e. Getting someone else’s opinion can help you break through your limits to allow you to solve any problem. My single greatest attribute is my ability to problem solve which I owe to my attention to detail. With that said, I can use my experience to help you through your dilemma to ensure you get the grades you know you deserve.
NCEA Level 3 (Class of 2005): English, Calculus, Biology, General Science, Economics, Religious Education, PE, Schol. Biology and Schol. Science.
BSc in Biomedical Science (specialised in Neuroscience):
BIOSCI 101, BIOSCI 106, BIOSCI 107, CHEM 110, ECON 151G, MEDSCI 142, PHYSICS 107, PHYSICS 160, POPLHLTH 101, POPLHLTH 102, POPLHLTH 111, POPLHLTH 122, SCIGEN 101G, STATS 101.
BIOSCI 201, BIOSCI 202, BIOSCI 203, MEDSCI 201, MEDSCI 204, MEDSCI 205, MEDSCI 206, PSYCH 202.
BIOSCI 350, BIOSCI 757, MEDSCI 307, MEDSCI 308, MEDSCI 310, PSYCH 305.
PgDip in Biomedical Science (First Class Honors):
HLTHPSYC 716, MEDSCI 701, MEDSCI 710, MEDSCI 717, MEDSCI 727, MEDSCI 729, MEDSCI 732.
MSc in Biomedical Science (First Class Honors):
Identification and Characterisation of Melanocortin Receptor Accessory Protein Splice Variants in Human Tissues
PhD in Biomedical Science (Minor Corrections, on a 98k word thesis!):
Characterisation of Melanocortin 4 Receptor Constitutive Activity - Signalling by Signature
2018 to present:
I have tutored as an independent contractor for EduExperts (Auckland), which included a broad age range of students (From Year 1 – Year 13) on numerous topics in both individual and large class formats (up to 26 students). Subjects I have tutored include (but is not limited to): English, Math, Science, Speech and Debating, PME English for Y6-Y13, HSPT English and Science, Geography, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics and Calculus.
2012 to 2018:
I tutored at the University of Auckland (during my MSc and PhD studies) for Medsci 312 - Endocrinology (5 years).
Trustworthy, respectable, patient, understanding, polite, reliable. Analytical problem solver - problems are mere challenges and ‘failures’ are learning experiences. Innovative thinking - able to identify needs and find ways to address them.
App development, Automobiles, Body Building, Computing, Cooking, Fitness and Health, Internet Marketing, Nature, Photography, Racket sports (squash, tennis, and badminton), Science – particularly Human Physiology, Social Media Marketing, Symphony Orchestra.