- MCAT Tutoring
- B.S. Duke University
Rishav graduated summa cum laude from Duke University with a B.S. in biology. At Duke, he conducted research on the molecular mechanisms controlling blood pressure regulation by the kidney and received a designation of high distinction for his research thesis. He also served as a head tutor with America Reads America Counts.
Rishav has over 6 years of experience teaching various age groups and subject areas. Most recently, he has been working as a Teach For America corps member in North Carolina, teaching chemistry and physics to seniors and juniors in high school. In that position, his students have consistently scored above their state-generated predictions on their standardized final exams. Based on their growth, Rishav has been categorized as a “highly effective teacher,” placing him among the top 7% of new teachers and top 20% of all teachers across the state. His teaching philosophy is that every student can learn effectively with proper one-on-one support and a teacher that can engage the student’s specific interests and learning styles.
Rishav is a passionate educator, having worked for Teach for America. He scored in >99th percentile on the MCAT.
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- Kathryn scored in the 99th Percentile on her MCAT.Steven scored in the 98th percentile on his MCATDoug served as the Assistant National Content Director for the MCAT at Princeton Review prior to joining MedSchoolCoachTheo is an experienced teacher and scored in the 99th percentile on multiple MCAT sectionsConnor has extensive teaching experience and scored in the 97th percentile on his MCATCoral has extensive tutoring experience and scored >97% on her MCATAyush scored >99% on his MCAT, achieving one of the highest scores in the countryNanya has been tutoring for MCAT for several years and scored >97% on her MCAT