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Graduate Instructor of Record for A100: The Solar System

Indiana University Jan - May 2017

I taught an introductory astronomy class with an enrollment of roughly 30 students as instructor of record. Course title was A100: The Solar System. I focused on teaching through hands-on learning activities, which I helped to develop with another graduate student.

Associate Instructor

Indiana University Various Semesters

Graded homework, kept office hours, guest lectured, and led student rooftop observing sessions for introductory astronomy courses for undergraduate majors.

Teacher's Assistant

Appalachian State University 2012 - 2014

Assisted with Introduction to Astronomy lab courses and an Introduction to Physics course for non-majors.


High Point University 2010 - 2011

I tutored introductory physics and math courses. I was a Level 2 Certified Tutor by the College Reading and Learning Association.


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