Luke Palmer(Head of Math and Sciences)
Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, ESS
Luke’s calm, masterful, and comprehensive approach lets Biology and Chemistry students feel confident and safe.
Luke earned his BSc in Biochemistry and Genetics from the University of Leeds and his MPhil in Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology from the University of Liverpool.
A seasoned instructor with 8 years of experience, Luke has taught at Liverpool University’s Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology Department and privately, covering the following topics:
- Practical Pharmacology
- Leading lab-based undergraduate projects
Luke is a widely experienced science teacher, so any student wishing to study the scienc- es at university will benefit greatly from his practical and theoretical knowledge.
Further, Luke is familiar with a large range of laboratory techniques which are regularly used in a range of syllabi, including IB, AP, and SAT.
Luke’s teaching style centers around visual diagrams and board work to define and illustrate important points to his students.
When he’s not busy teaching, Luke is an avid cook who enjoys posting pictures of his successes on Instagram.
What Students are Saying
“I really like it here. Luke is amazing and his lessons are fun and valuable.” – 2017 IB Chemistry Student
Luke’s teaching style is highly visual, using diagrams and board work to help students understand key concepts. Luke also shares helpful memorization techniques with his students, because, as all Biology and Chemistry students know, there is a lot to remember!