More About Me
I love teaching students how to deconstruct a puzzle, understand the fundamentals of a subject, and then apply that knowledge to solve problems that may not be in the textbook setting.
I enjoy watching and playing sports, watching film/ television, and listening to podcasts.
Undergraduate University: Northwestern University
Year of Graduation: 2014
Majors/Minors/Specialization: B.A. Chemistry
Graduate University: University of California, Irvine
Year of Graduation: 2018
Majors/Minors/Specialization: M.S. Chemistry, Inorganic Nanomaterials Chemistry
6 years of laboratory research on nanomaterials synthesis and development for applications in therapeutics, photovoltaics, and thermoelectrics. Selected to be training supervisor of transmission electron microscope at the Irvine Materials Research Institute. GRE: 163 quantitative, 162 qualitative ACT: 32
Northwestern University Athletic Department Tutor: Tutored student-athletes in General and Organic Chemistry. UC-Irvine Teaching Assistant: Taught undergraduate courses in General, Organic, Inorganic, and Analytical Chemistry.
Philanthropy / Volunteering Experience
Rocket Science Tutors: worked with high school students to spark interest in STEM fields with fun projects. UC-Irvine Physical Science Undergraduate Mentor Program: advised and mentored undergraduate students on their future in the physical sciences.