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Tutor profile: Kate R.

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Kate R.
Oxford grad, Caltech grad student
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About Kate

About Kate
I used to be a linguist, but then veered into the weird and wild world of biochemistry, and I'm getting ready to start a PhD in structural biology at Caltech. More than anything, now is a great time to learn more about cell biology and biochemistry, and I'm delighted to be a resource to those who are curious!

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I've done some tutoring, both online through HelpHub (which I think is defunct now) and in person at the University of British Columbia. I also have some experience presenting work and ideas from lab meetings at Caltech.
Education
University of British Columbia
Biochemistry
Bachelor's Degree
2015 - 2019
University of Oxford
Linguistics
Master's Degree
2014 - 2015
University of British Columbia
Linguistics
Bachelor's Degree
2010 - 2013

Work Experience

Work Experience
Columbia University, Laboratory Technician
2020 - 2020
Technician in a young structural biology lab.
California Institute of Technology, Biochemistry research volunteer
2019 - 2020
Full-time volunteer with the Clemons lab at Caltech. I work with integral membrane proteins, and have experience expressing and purifying these proteins, as well as some knowledge about electron microscopy.
University of British Columbia, Linguistics Research Assistant
2017 - 2019
Writing papers, working on a textbook, taking minutes in lab meetings.

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