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Terry
« Dan is a great teacher. Knowledgeable, caring, and enthusiastic. I... More »
Terry
« Dan is a great teacher. Knowledgeable, caring, and enthusiastic. I treasure the memory of my classes with him, and encourage you all to seek him out. He is also a great scholar, with many important publications, so he has experience with all sorts of academic writing. »
$25/h
First lesson is free!
Verified tutor profile
Response Time 12h
Lessons offered by Dan
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at their home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • Oral Expression
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • Secondary school
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education

Retired UBC professor will tutor English, writing and history in Vancouver, B.C.

Methodology

I am a retired UBC professor of History, Chinese Studies and Comparative Religion with 31 years of teaching and tutoring experience, looking for a part-time job tutoring English in my Kerrisdale apartment or nearby. Native speaker of English; also speak fluent Mandarin Chinese and some Spanish. Ph.D, University of Chicago. Can adjust to student needs. I am an old pro who has much to offer willing students.

Background

Have 31 years of university level teaching and tutoring experience, and a UBC faculty teaching award. Have taught hundreds of students, may of whom have gone on to successful careers. I have much valuable experience to share!

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $ 25/h
Lessons offered by Dan
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at their home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Dissertation and thesis writing preparation
  • Oral Expression
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • Secondary school
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education

Dan's Resume

I have the following degrees: B.A. B.D., M.A, Ph.D
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
Have published many books and academic articles

Can supply CV and photo if needed

The 2 reviews on Dan
  • 5/5

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2 recommendations

Terry

Dan is a great teacher. Knowledgeable, caring, and enthusiastic. I treasure the memory of my classes with him, and encourage you all to seek him out. He is also a great scholar, with many important publications, so he has experience with all sorts of academic writing.

Sarai

Dan is an incredible teacher. When I was completing a lengthy research paper, Dan edited my work and challenged my thoughts- pushing them to the next level. He's really incredible. I highly recommend him!!

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