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Christine
« Artie is excellent with children and has an amazing way of connecting... More »
C
Christine
« Artie is excellent with children and has an amazing way of connecting with them to teach them. I've seen this first hand with my kids. He is super passionate about biology and has been studying it for many years. »
$25/h
First lesson is free!
Verified profile and diploma
Response Time 3h
Lessons offered by Artie
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Biology
  • Cell biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Physiology
  • Microbiology
Levels
  • All Levels

Clear, concise teaching for efficient learning...PhD Marine Biologist with extensive lab/field research experience

Methodology

*University of Queensland – School of Biological Sciences Brisbane, Australia
PhD, Full Scholarship and Living Allowance for 3.5 years 2012-2016

• Conducted health surveillance of a subtropical wild dugong population by developing and applying tools for the assessment of clinical health and immunology, in collaboration with the Translational Research Institute-Diamantina Institute, and the University of Adelaide-College of Veterinary Medicine

*University of Florida – College of Veterinary Medicine Gainesville, FL
MSc, Full Tuition 2003-2008

• Developed oral temperature, heart rate, and respiration rate monitoring protocols for field captured West Indian manatees in collaboration with the Florida Fish and Wildlife ConservationCommission (FWC), Disney’s Animal Programs, Wildlife Trust and US Geological Survey (USGS) in Belize, Puerto
Rico and Florida

*Long Island University - Southampton College Southampton, New York
BSc Biology 1995-2000

Background

I have extensive research experience in molecular biology, immunology, physiology, and general biology.

I have lectured undergraduate and graduate level biology courses. I have also helped to teach for grades k-12.

If you are struggling with understanding general biology, biochemistry, hematology, cell biology, immunology, and most areas of science, I can help.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $25/h

Details

Rates are variable depending on your needs. Feel free to contact me to discuss your situation.

Lessons offered by Artie
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Biology
  • Cell biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Physiology
  • Microbiology
Levels
  • All Levels

Artie's resume

ARTIE WONG, PHD

SUMMARY
I have over 15 years of experience as a marine biologist, with a specialty in marine mammal conservation. I have worked with government agencies, universities, animal care facilities, and non-profit organizations throughout the world, in order to address the declining health of the environment and wildlife. I utilize creativity and teamwork to discover and implement novel solutions to complex problems. I promote a positive and collaborative work environment. I’m interested in a career, which will help to address the unprecedented environmental and socio-economic issues we face in the world today.

EDUCATION

University of Queensland – School of Biological Sciences
Brisbane, Australia
PhD
Jan 2012 - Aug 2016
A catastrophic flood event along the Queensland coast in 2011 raised concerns for the health of a declining dugong population, whose marine ecosystem was exposed to coastal runoff from an urban coastline. My research included establishing serum biochemistry and haematology reference intervals, and developing an immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibody. Utilizing these tools I discovered that a small percentage of the living population had serum antibody levels indicative of exposure to the parasites Toxoplasma gondii and Neospora caninum, which are respectively known to spread from the feces of cats and dogs. Exposure to N. caninum is the first reported for the species and the order of Sirenia. This information is being utilized to protect the dugong’s marine ecosystem and improve conservation of the species.

University of Florida – College of Veterinary Medicine
Gainesville, FL
MSc
May 2003 - May 2008
While working for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC), I identified an inconsistent triage protocol for the rescue of endangered West Indian manatees, which are often injured or killed by boat collisions, cold-stress, and harmful algal blooms. I led the development of a manatee vital sign monitoring protocol in collaboration with the FWC, Sea to Shore Alliance, the US Geological Survey USGS, and Disney’s Animal Programs.

Long Island University - Southampton College
Southampton, New York
BSc
May 1995 – May 2000


PUBLICATIONS

Lanyon, J.M., Wong, A., Long, T., Woolford, L., 2015. Serum biochemistry reference intervals of live wild dugongs (Dugong dugon) from urban coastal Australia. Veterinary Clinical Pathology 44 (2) 234-421

Woolford, L., Wong, A., Sneath, H.L., Long, T., Boyd, S., Lanyon, J.M., 2015. Haematological parameters of a live wild dugong (Dugong dugon) population in southern Queensland. Veterinary Clinical Pathology 44 (4) 530-541

Wong, A. W., Bonde, R. K., Siegal-Willott, J., Stamper, M. A., Colee, J., Powell, J. A., Reid, J. P., Deutsch, C. J., & Harr, K. E. (2012). Monitoring oral temperature, heart rate, and respiration rate of West Indian manatees (Trichechus manatus) during capture and handling in the field. Aquatic Mammals 38(1) 1-16

Wong, A., Harr, K., Bonde, R. K., Stamper, M. A., Siegal-Willott, J., Francis-Floyd, R., & Haubold, E. M. (2008). Manatee temperature, heart rate, and respiration monitoring field guide. 2007. Gainesville: University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine. 11 pp.

Siegal-Willott, J., Estrada, A., Bonde, R.K., Wong, A.W., Estrada, D.J., & Harr, K.E. (2006). Electrocardiography in two subspecies of manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris and T. m. manatus). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 37(4) 447-453


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

US National Oceanic & Atmospheric Association (NOAA)-Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
Laysan Island, HI
Monk Seal Field Biologist
June 2010 – Mar 2011
The Hawaiian monk seal is a critically endangered marine mammal. I worked as part of a team with 3 other biologists to implement health and behavioral research.

Save the Manatee Club (SMC)
Maitland, FL
Staff Manatee Biologist
Jan 2008 – May 2010
My work with SMC allowed me to enforce conservation policies, improve public outreach, and support research and conservation efforts.

FWC-Fish and Wildlife Research Institute -Endangered and Threatened Species
Jacksonville, FL
Marine Mammal Biologist
Jan 2003- Dec 2007
In this position I conducted daily marine mammal rescue and research operations. I worked with endangered species including Florida manatees and North Atlantic right whales.

Sea to Shore Alliance
Sarasota, FL
Field Research Assistant
Jan 2004- Dec 2011
Live capture and health assessment of the Antillean manatee (T. m. manatus) in Belize

Florida Atlantic University-Harbor Branch Oceanographic Research Institute
Fort Pierce, FL
Field Research Assistant
Jan 2007- Dec 2011
Live capture and health assessment of the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)

NOAA-Southeast Fisheries Science Center
Charleston, South Carolina
Field Research Assistant
May 2010
Live capture and health assessment of the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (T. truncatus)

Everglades National Park Service
Dry Tortugas, FL
Remote Biological Science Technician
July - Nov 2002
Assessed sport fishing pressures on fish stocks in the Dry Tortugas to establish a National Marine Park

The University of Maine, Darling Marine Center
Walpole, ME
Research SCUBA Diver
May - Nov 2001
Determined the essential broodstock habitat of the American lobster (Homarus americanus) in the Gulf of Maine

US Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division
Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, HI
Research Assistant
Jan -Dec 2000
Tested toxic bait application methods for the control of invasive rat populations in Hawaiian mesic and wet forests


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Australian Marine Vertebrate Lab Brisbane, Australia
Lab Assistant May 2013

Marine Veterinary Medicine Summer Course Fort Pierce, FL Invited Lecturer June 2011

L’anse Creuse Highschool
Harrison Twp, MI
Invited Lecturer
May 2011, May 2016

University of Florida-Undergraduate Ecology Course
Gainesville, FL
Invited Lecturer
June 2010

Florida Atlantic University-HBOI Graduate Marine Mammal Course
Fort Pierce, FL
Invited Lecturer and Necropsy Lab Assistant
June 2009, June 2010

New York’s South Street Seaport Museum
New York, NY
Children’s Marine Science Educator
May – July 2002

Amistad America Inc.
Hartford, CT
Shipboard Educator
May – Nov 2001

University of Maine-Darling Marine Center
Walpole, ME
Children’s Teaching Aid
May – Nov 2001

Wildlife Conservation Society-New York Aquarium
Brooklyn, NY
Public Educator
Jan – Dec 1994


CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Jane Goodall Institute, First Annual Latin America & Caribbean Summit
Mamoni Valley Preserve, Panama
Invited Speaker on behalf of the Sea to Shore Belize Manatee Program
2011

XIII Congress of the Mesoamerican Society for Biology & Conservation
Belize City, Belize
Manatees & Climate Change Workshop Panel Discussion Member 2009

International Sirenia Conference Atlanta, GA
Invited Speaker 2009

Jane Goodall Institute, Global Youth Summit
Orlando, FL
Invited Attendee
2008

LABORATORY TECHNIQUES

Protein gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE), enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA), column chromatography, lymphocyte proliferation assays, and leukocyte differentials. Familiar with mass spectroscopy, flow cytometry and FACS analysis


COMPUTER PROGRAMS

Statistics and Graphing - Statistica, Prism 6, Ref Val, Sigma Stat, Sigma Plot, ArcView GIS 9.1
Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint

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C
Christine

Artie is excellent with children and has an amazing way of connecting with them to teach them. I've seen this first hand with my kids. He is super passionate about biology and has been studying it for many years.

Jamey

Artie is, above all, a caring, empathetic, and understanding person. These skills meld perfectly with his creativity and ability to appropriately use out-of-the-box teaching styles, which makes him an excellent tutor!

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