Halifax Course Details


Shumona De  (Biology, General Chemistry)

Shumona De scored 36O on the MCAT. Shumona recently completed a B.Sc. (Honours) in Microbiology and Immunology and she will begin medical school at Dalhousie University in September 2010. Shumona has teaching experience as a private tutor, TA for a Genetics and Molecular Biology course, and exam prep instructor for Intro Biology. In this last role, Shomona delivered exam review lectures to two groups of over 200 students and received an average rating of 9.14/10 in 407 student evaluations.Shumona's teaching style is to provide a framework for students to learn scientific concepts and she likes to promote active student participation. Shumona also makes extensive use of clever mnemonics and exam-writing strategies she has picked up along the way.

Shumona De


2010-present, M.D.
2010, B.Sc. (Honours) [Microbiology and Immunology]

Teaching Experience

2009-10, Exam Prep Instructors, Introductory Biology
2009-10, TA, Genetics and Molecular Biology
2006-8, Tutor, Physics, Chemistry
2005-6, Tutor, Math Guides
2005-6, Program Coordinator, Math Guides

Student Evaluations