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Are you a CHM 135 or 136 student? Here are some free resources to be aware of.

Name and Email Course(s) Experience Hourly Rate
Arthur Zastepa CHM 138, 139, 247, 310, 410 Ph.D., B.Sc., 10 years of tutoring and teaching experience including 4 years in the specific chemistry courses.
$35/hr, negotiable (groups welcome)
Avisek Chatterjee Physical chemistry (all years) and organic, inorganic chemistry courses (1st and 2nd year) Ph.D., six years of undergraduate teaching experience (individual and groups) at University of Waterloo in Physical chemistry, MSc (physical chemistry), BSc (Major in chemistry: Physical, Organic and Inorganic)
Fatemah Habib General, Organic and Inorganic Chemistry Ph.D in Chemistry, B.Sc. In Biomedical Sciences. TA-ing and private tutoring for 6+ years, all levels and areas of chemistry. Over six years of experience as a lab demonstrator and group discussion leader
Ilya Gourevich first year chemistry courses such as CHM138, CHM139, and CHM151. BSc and M. Eng in Chemical Engineering and MSc in Chemistry
Jennifer Tran CHM135/136, 151, 220, and all high school science and math courses MSc (Physical Chemistry), Honours BSc. with High Distinction (Chemistry & EEB). 2 years TA experience for CHM135/139, 6 years mentorship and tutoring experience for high school and first-year students (FLC, CHM151 Course Community), 99.9th percentile on MCAT Physical Sciences. Program Coordinator for Pueblo Science, a non-profit charity for science education.
$45/hr, negotiable for groups
José Mendez Campos Organic chemistry, biological chemistry, and biochemistry. 2nd year PhD student in chemical biology in the Nitz group.
$30/hour and meeting on or near campus are a plus.
Kevin Szkop CHM138, 139, 151, 238, 247, and high school math and sciences PhD student in inorganic and organometallic chemistry, BSc. (Hons) with emphasis in Environmental and Inorganic Chemistry, 4 years Teaching Assistant experience, currently Teaching Assistant for CHM 139, 4 years tutor experience at high school and university levels in chemistry
$30/hr (negotiable)
Louie Fan High School Chemistry, CHM 138 and 151 B.Sc in Chemistry, B.Ed, Ontario Certified Teacher. Private tutor for grade 11 and 12 (4 years) and knowledgable in the curriculum. 4 terms of CHM 138 and 1 term of CHM 247 TA experience.
Mark Miltenburg CHM135, PHY131/132, high school math/physics/chemistry B.A.Sc in Nanotechnology Engineering, 4 years TAing CHM135
Michael Bielecki All Organic/Bio-Organic Courses 5+ years of experience as a university teacher and private tutor. PhD in bio-organic chemistry.
$45/hr, (discounts available)
Navid Soheilnia CHM139/238/338 5+ years tutoring experience
Rachel Hems CHM 135, 151, 217, all environmental courses 4 years TA experience (including CHM135, CHM410). BSc in Chemistry, Currently PhD student in environmental chemistry
Sam McWhirter CHM 135, 136, 151, 217, 220, 222, 317 and high school sciences/math PhD student in analytical chemistry. Hons BSc (w/ distinction) from Mount Allison Univeristy with minors in biology and biochem. 5 years of TA experience in general chem, analytical chem, phys chem, organic chem and calculus (including 2 years in CHM 135).
$25/hr, negotiable for groups
Syed Ahmad Any first or second year chemistry, physics, and mathematics course. Preference to UTSC students. PhD Candidate in Analytical Chemistry at UTSC.
Si Yue Guo Physical chemistry (incl. CHM 139, 151, etc.), Math, and Physics PhD in physical chemistry, Honours BSc in math and physics, > 10 years of experience tutoring high school and university-level math, physics, chemistry, and English, incl. the U of T Accessibility Services and the Massey College tutoring programs
Stephen Ho CHM138/139, and 217, High school chemistry and physics 4 years TA experience in inorganic, analytical, forensic and first year chemistry. Hon(BSc) at U of T, currently a PhD student in analytical chemistry. With 2 years experience in tutorial first year chemistry courses (CHM138/139H, CHM110/120H) at St George and Mississauga campus, 1 year experience in tutoring grade 12 university level chemistry (online course).
$30/hour, $40/hour upon request at any location away from St George Campus
Stephen Sciuto High school and 1st year Chemistry. Ph.D in Analytical Chemistry and recipient of NSERC competitive scholarships. I specialize in tutoring high school and 1st year undergraduate chemistry. I have three years of experience as a CHM139 teacher’s assistant (Introduction to Chemistry) and over four years experience as a private tutor. I am available to meet students for in-home tutoring in and around the GTA.
$50/hr (includes travel and ongoing email consultation)


ChemClub advertises the services of current department members with a B.Sc. or higher. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer tutor or would like to acquire a tutor for free, applications and information are available through University of Toronto Peer Tutoring (UTPT).