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Luke

PHYS 1D03

Instructor
since2007
Prep
sessions175
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Meghan

CHEM 1A03, CHEM 1E03

Instructor
since2007
Prep
sessions127
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Hamid

MATH 1A03/ 1ZA3

Instructor
since2012
Prep
sessions47
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Saeid

Instructor
since2015
Prep
sessions20
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Jason

Instructor
since2012
Prep
sessions34
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Luke

PHYS 1D03
Instructor since 2007
175 prep sessions
22267 students helped
Experience
2007-Physics Prep Instructor
2007-MCAT Physics Prep Instructor
2007Oscillations and Waves Lecturer
2004-6Physics Lab Demonstrator
2005Communications for Physicists Lecturer
2002-4Physics Tutor
2002-3Online Physics Course Co-developer
2002-3Electronics Lab Demonstrator
Education
2005MSc (Physics)
2004MSc (Physics)
2002BSc (Physics)
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.73
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.61
Explains(explains concepts clearly and simply)
 
5.43
Communication(shows enthusiasm and interest in material)
 
5.71
Responsiveness(answers questions thoroughly)
 
5.51
Overall Teaching(performs effectively as an instructor)
 
5.65
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 72.6%
satisfied 26.6%
not satisfied 0.8%

Meghan

CHEM 1A03, CHEM 1E03
Instructor since 2007
127 prep sessions
13537 students helped
Experience
2007 -Chemistry Prep Instructor
1998 -Science Tutor
2004-13Biochemistry and Chemistry TA
2009, 2011TA Award for Excellence, McMaster University
Education
2013PhD (Chemical Biology)
2007MSc (Forensic Science)
2003HBSc (Forensic Science and Psychology)
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.84
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.67
Explains(explains concepts clearly and simply)
 
5.65
Communication(shows enthusiasm and interest in material)
 
5.84
Responsiveness(answers questions thoroughly)
 
5.69
Overall Teaching(performs effectively as an instructor)
 
5.80
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 76.5%
satisfied 23.4%
not satisfied 0.2%
Hamid Ebrahimi

Hamid

MATH 1A03/ 1ZA3
Instructor since 2012
47 prep sessions
3875 students helped
Experience
2014 -Math & Statistics University Instructor
2012 -Engineering Math Prep Instructor
2011 -Statistics TA
2008 -Linear Algebra TA
2009-12Calculus TA
2011Thermodynamics and Kinetics TA
2010-11Physics: Waves and Fields TA
2009-10Mechanics and Physics TA
2009Solid State Physics TA
Education
2016PhD (Biomedical Engineering)
2011BEng (Mechanical Engineering)
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.76
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.70
Explains(explains concepts clearly and simply)
 
5.56
Communication(shows enthusiasm and interest in material)
 
5.67
Responsiveness(answers questions thoroughly)
 
5.69
Overall Teaching(performs effectively as an instructor)
 
5.64
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 69.0%
satisfied 30.8%
not satisfied 0.2%
Saeid Samiezadeh

Saeid

Instructor since 2015
20 prep sessions
1946 students helped
Experience
2015 -Calculus and Linear Algebra University Instructor
2015 -Calculus Prep Instructor
2015 -Calculus College Instructor
2012-15Calculus and Differential Equations TA
2014-15Linear Algebra TA
2013-15Engineering Design TA
2013Biomechanics TA
2012Material Science and Mechanics of Machines TA
2011Calculus University Instructor
2010Design Software College Instructor
Education
2016PhD (Mechanical Engineering)
2011MSc (Mechanical Engineering)
2008BSc (Mechanical Engineering)
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.71
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.62
Explains(explains concepts clearly and simply)
 
5.62
Communication(shows enthusiasm and interest in material)
 
5.65
Responsiveness(answers questions thoroughly)
 
5.63
Overall Teaching(performs effectively as an instructor)
 
5.60
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 69.0%
satisfied 31.0%
not satisfied 0.1%
Jason Haradyn

Jason

Instructor since 2012
34 prep sessions
1823 students helped
Experience
2012 -Engineering Math Prep Instructor
2005 -Calculus, Algebra and Differential Equations Tutor
2010Real Analysis TA
2009-10Advanced Engineering Math TA
2005-10Calculus TA
Education
2010MSc (Mathematics)
2007BA (Commerce)
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.23
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.18
Explains(explains concepts clearly and simply)
 
5.20
Communication(shows enthusiasm and interest in material)
 
5.41
Responsiveness(answers questions thoroughly)
 
5.39
Overall Teaching(performs effectively as an instructor)
 
5.28
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 50.8%
satisfied 44.7%
not satisfied 4.5%
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Saghar

Biol 241, Biol 311, Chem 351
Instructor since 2010
10 prep sessions
427 students helped
Experience
2013–presentPrep Instructor, Mechanics 
2013–presentPrep Instructor, Statics
2012–presentTutor, Statics, Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials
2012–13TA, Engineering Mechanics II
2012–13TA, Mechanics of Solids 
2011-13TA Mechanics of Materials 
2011TA, Engineering Economics
2010TA, Engineering Design & Communication 
Education
2012–presentPh.D. [Mechanical Engineering]
2012M.Sc. [Mechanical Engineering]
2009B.Sc. [Mechanical Engineering]
Student evaluations
( 1=Very Poor, 2=Poor, 3=Adequate, 4=Good, 5=Very Good, 6=Excellent )
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
3.79
Presentation(presents material in a coherent manner)
 
5.71
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.58
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
1.75
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.83
PREPARATION(understanding of course material)
 
5.75
Student satisfaction
very satisfied 31%
satisfied 68%
not satisfied 1%