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Ryan

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I'm excited to tutor with Varsity Tutors. I recently received my Masters in Biology and have an extensive background in animal biology research and teaching. I have traveled internationally, helping with animal behavior research, and I enjoy learning about new cultures and languages.

I believe that students learn best when they have the tools to actively engage with the subject at hand. To that end, I facilitate UNDERSTANDING of the subjects I tutor. Once students understand the core principles of biology/history/literature as a discipline, then remembering important information becomes easier. The student can move past memorization and begin to apply these principles to think like a true scientist/historian/writer. They become capable of identifying and engaging with increasingly complex issues in the discipline, enabling them to move beyond studenthood and become truly capable professionals.

In my personal time, I am also a voracious reader and history enthusiast.

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Ryan’s Qualifications

Education & Certification

Undergraduate Degree: Clemson University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

Graduate Degree: Georgia State University - Master of Science, Neurobiology and Behavior

Test Scores

GRE Verbal: 166

GRE Analytical Writing: 4.5

Hobbies

Reading (esp Tolkien), primate social dynamics, linguistics, book collecting, bouldering, and historical gaming

Tutoring Subjects

Anatomy & Physiology

AP Biology

AP European History

AP World History

Biology

College Biology

Ecology

English

English Grammar and Syntax

Environmental Science

Essay Editing

Evolutionary Biology

GED Prep

GED Science

Genetics

Graduate Level Biology

Graduate Test Prep

GRE Analytical Writing

GRE Verbal

High School Biology

History

Life Sciences

Literature

Medieval Literature

Middle School Science

Science

Social Studies

Test Prep

World Religions

Zoology

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