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Shannon Lieb
Professor in the Chemistry department
at Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
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Overall Quality
2.7
Average Grade
A
Hotness
Helpfulness
3.0
Clarity
2.5
Easiness
3.6
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09/08/2014
good
5 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
5 Easiness
Ochem lab Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

This is the best ochem lab professor you can take. dont miss out

04/30/2014
average
3 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
3 Easiness
CH108 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

Lieb is a good teacher but his lectures are boring and his notes seem to go off on tangents. If you are looking for a good Gen Chem grade I recommend Lieb

04/17/2014
poor
2 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
2 Easiness
CH 105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: WD

Don't take him. Just don't, he is very nice and wants to help but is TERRIBLE at lectures. If you haven't taken a lot of chemistry before college then you will have a rough time in this class like I did. He writes very small and talks softly in monotone. Very hard to pay attention. Use the online book if you want to learn anything.

03/25/2014
average
4 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
3 Easiness
ch106 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

he's very helpful one on one but its frustrating when you have to get help on every single thing he teaches during lecture. lecture is honestly a waste of time, do mastering chem and the old tests and you'll get an A regardless of if you go to class. if you didn't take AP in high school it will be tougher but not impossible. tests aren't too hard if you look over the old ones. wouldn't recommend, but if you get stuck with him just do the online work and look over the tests and you'll be fine.

03/19/2014
good
4 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
4 Easiness
CH105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Mandatory Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Dr. Lieb is confusing to many but I believe that their issue is that they don't read the book beforehand. He answers any question you have but is not the best choice if you never had Advanced Chemistry in high school.

01/10/2014
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
3 Easiness
CH105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Lieb rambles on about nothing during class. The lecture time is useless and ifyou can follow his thought process I say kudos to you. I do not recommend him. The tests are easy, but you ether know the information beforehand or teach yourself or you are screwed.

12/21/2013
average
4 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
5 Easiness
CH105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: A

Very easy professor. If you've had AP chem you will be fine. He isn't very clear but the MasteringChemistry helps, so do it. He'll try to answer any questions you have. I never went to office hours but I've heard he's great one-on-one. He is a very nice guy and I liked him as a person, but not really as a professor. I'm taking someone else for 106.

11/06/2013
good
5 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
3 Easiness
CH 105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

Dr. Lieb is so incredibly intelligent, but is bad at teaching a ton of people. Go to him for 1 on 1 help & he will give you every second he can. I started with a D and ended up with a B+. He really wants students to succeed.

10/30/2013
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
3 Easiness
CH105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Leib is a terrible "teacher" if you can even call him that. He makes many mistakes while teaching so you never know if what he says is actually true. He will also go off on tangents a lot and waste many classes over-complicating basic procedures. calculations. I can honestly say that I didn't learn a thing in his class. +youhavetodoallMasteringChem

10/23/2013
poor
2 Helpfulness
2 Clarity
3 Easiness
CH105 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

He's not the greatest prof... He doesn't really go over the concepts very well and doesn't explain things thoroughly. He sometimes makes mistakes in the problems he does on the board, too! He's really nice and the tests are generally easy, but you basically have to teach yourself because he just makes it more confusing.

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