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Tutor profile: Jakob D.

Jakob D.
History graduate with broad teaching experience
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About Jakob

About Jakob
I graduated with a bachelor's degree in history from the University of Illinois in 2020. I have a strong academic background in history, political science, and many other humanities topics. I also have experience teaching courses at the college level and working with a variety of students ages 7-21

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I have experience teaching entry-level college courses as well as experience working with students ages 7-21.
University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign
Bachelor's Degree
2016 - 2020

Work Experience

Work Experience
Curtis Orchard, Bakery Associate
2020 - 2020
- Manage day to day operations in the absence of bakery manager - Work efficiently in stressful conditions to produce high-quality results
UIUC Department of Public Safety, Veteran Student Patrol Officer
2019 - 2020
- Worked with a diverse team to successfully respond to emergency situations - Respectfully interact with members of the public to effectively convey information about public safety and peacefully de-escalate potentially dangerous situations.
UIUC Arms Control, Domestic, and International Security Organization, President
2019 - 2020
- Collaborate with an executive board to plan and execute events - Clearly plan and communicate the priorities and direction of the organization
Illini Journal of International Security, Editor in Chief
2018 - 2020
- Collaborate with a team of editors to draft and publish an academic journal edition each semester - Recommended constructive paper edits to authors to help them successfully improve their academic writing skills
UIUC College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Teaching intern
2018 - 2019
- Taught 80 minute classes to 25 college students twice weekly to effectively convey information about college and the University of Illinois - Adapted lessons for a diverse audience while maintaining core curriculum in order to effectively facilitate discussion - Reviewed 50+ assignments per week and provided constructive feedback in a timely manner.

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