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Private Tutors

 The Q Center keeps the following short list of private tutors in Math, Physics Chemistry & Statistics.  Students may also contact the individual departments.

Disclaimer This list of private tutors is maintained by the Q Center in cooperation with other units at UConn as a service for students. We make no recommendations, nor do we screen private tutors in any way. Neither the Q Center nor the University accepts responsibility for any problems that might arise between private tutors and their students.

Please let us know of any necessary updates by sending an e-mail to qcenter@uconn.edu.

  Ananta Ghimire

  • Courses: Chemistry – 1125Q, 1126Q, 1127Q, 1128Q
  • Experience: Worked as a TA for all above mentioned courses; private tutor for three years
  • Email:  ananta.ghimire@uconn.edu
  • Phone: 949-345-5579
  • Rate: $20 per hr.
  • Availability: Currently accepting students

 

Sahan Handunkanda

  • Courses: Physics – all undergraduate physics courses
  • Experience: Physics tutor for five years; currently working as a Physics TA
  • Phone:  860-576-8593
  • Rate:  $30 per hr.
  • Availability: Currently accepting students

Paula Larson

  • Courses:  All 1000 level and some 2000 level mathematics courses.  Basic statistics and physics courses.
  • Experience:  Private tutor for 13 years, tutor at The Hyde School for two years
  • Phone:  (860) 859-7286
  • Rate: Contact for rates
  • Availability:  Currently accepting students.  Flexible schedule.

 

Bianca Munteanu

  • Courses:  Any high school math classes; 1000 college level classes and, if given notice, 2000 level classes.
  • Experience:  Middle school math teacher for 3 years, private tutor for 3 years, TA for Calc 1 and 2; currently adjunct instructor in the UConn math department.
  • Email:  ibianca2003@gmail.com
  • Rate:  $25 per hour
  • Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Steve Murphy

  •         Courses:  Chem – 1122, 1124, 1125, 1127 and 1128
  •          Experience:  Chemistry TA for 1124, 1125, 1126 and 1127; former Q Center chemistry GA
  •          Email:  steven.c.murphy@uconn.edu
  •          Rate:  contact for rates
  •          Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Mark Naigles

  •         Courses: Math courses up to and including Calculus 2, and Probability as well as Statistics 1000 and 1100
  • Experience:  Private tutor for 16 years; Actuary for 20 years; Associate Professor of Mathematics at Nichols College
  • Phone:  (860) 486-3595
  • Rate:  $30 per hr. (one person), $40 per hr. (two people)
  • Availability: Currently accepting new students, very flexible schedule

 

Nha Truong

  •         Courses:  Any high school math course.  Can also tutor for math competition such as AMC, AIM, or USAMO since I have participated in math competitions.
  •          Experience:  Tutor and Supplemental Instructor for four years
  •          Email:  nha.truong@uconn.edu
  •          Rate: contact for rates
  •          Phone:  (201) 912-9392
  •          Availability:  Currently accepting new students, very flexible schedule

 

Jue Zhang

  •        Courses:  Precalculus, calculus 1,2,3; linear algebra; differential equations, probability and other undergrad level math classes.  Statistics 1000
  •        Experience:  Private tutor for five years.  Part time teacher for one year.  Excellent math work at UConn
  •        Email:  jue.zhang@uconn.edu
  •        Phone:  (959) 929-2944
  •        Rate:  $30 per hour
  •        Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Yueshan (Tina) Guo

  •       Courses:  All 1000 level courses.  I can also help with some other 2000 and 3000 level math courses if given advance notice.  Statistics – 1000 level courses.  I can also help with some other 2000 and 3000 level math courses if given advance notice.
  •        Experience:    Math tutor for two years.  Currently a master candidate in Applied Financial Math
  •        Email:  yueshan.guo@uconn.edu
  •        Phone:  (860) 208-2186
  •        Rate:  $18 per hour
  •        Availability:  Currently accepting new students, very flexible schedule

 

Louis Pascal Riel

  •       Courses:  Chemistry – All general and organic courses.  Math – all math courses up to Calculus 2.
  •       Experience:  Public and private tutor for four years in Tucson, AZ at Pima Community College.
  •       Email:  louis.riel@uconn.edu
  •       Phone:  (520) 730-3857
  •       Rate:  Varies, contact for rates
  •       Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Robert Arnold

  •       Courses:  High School math, Precalculus, Calculus for Business and Economics, Calculus I, Calculus II
  •       Experience:  1 year as a private tutor, 3 years as an undergraduate tutor in the above subjects for University of Nevada, Reno.  Currently working as a TA for UConn math department.
  •       Email:  robert.arnold@uconn.edu
  •       Phone:  (775) 843-8754
  •       Rate:  $25 per hour per person
  •       Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Alireza Shirazi Amin

  •       Courses:  Chemistry – 1124Q, 1125Q, 1126Q, 1127Q, 1128Q
  •       Experience:  Worked as a TA for all above mentioned courses;  private tutor for three years
  •       Email:  alireza.shirazi_amin@uconn.edu
  •       Phone:  (617) 599-3396
  •       Rate:   Negotiable
  •       Availability:  Currently accepting students

 

Berend Coster

  •     Courses: Math 1132Q (Calc II), Math 1131Q (Calc I), Math 1030Q, Math 1060Q (PreCalc), Math 1070Q, Math 1071Q, Stat 1000Q, Stat 3025Q, Stat 3375Q
  •      Experience: Worked as a TA for above mentioned courses or very similar courses; Tutoring experience.
  •      Email: berend.coster@uconn.edu
  •      Rate: contact for rates, small groups of students also works.
  •      Availability: Currently accepting students