Teaching Assistant for the Writing Tutorial Service

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During 2004-2005, David tutored individual students, and customized and led workshops for entire classes on improving all aspects of writing.

Related Publications

  • Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) Motivation. Handout produced for the Writing Tutorial Service of Carleton University, pp. 1-4, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1618.3521]
  • Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) Reformulating. Workshop presented to the “FYSM 1605: Language, Identity and Education” class. Carleton University, pp. 1-17, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3125.0402]
  • Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) Academic Papers. Workshop presented to the “FYSM 1104: Human Rights: Issues and Investigations” class. Carleton University, pp. 1-24, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1503.0242]
  • Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) Peer Review. Workshop presented to the “FYSM 1307: Psychology and Criminal Justice” class. Carleton University, pp. 1-10, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4386.6082]
  • Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) Framing & Synthesizing. Workshop presented to the “FYSM 1307: Psychology and Criminal Justice” class. Carleton University, pp. 1-7, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1109.8080]
  • Woods, E. & Leibovitz, D. P. (2005) ESL: Common Problems. Workshop presented to the “ESLA 1500: Intermediate English as a Second Language for Academic Purposes” class. Carleton University, pp. 1-3, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2617.1361]

Customized and led workshops for the following classes:


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Numerous internal Functional Specifications, Systems Descriptions, Test Plans, etc.

Leibovitz, D. P. et.al. (1988-2002) Numerous internal Functional Specifications, Systems Descriptions, Test Plans, etc. Nortel Networks, Ottawa, Canada.

Abstract: Telecommunication networks are complex adaptive systems with some similarities to brain and mind. While working at BNR and Nortel, numerous internal and customer facing documents were authored, contributed to, and reviewed.

Northern Telecom Practice (NTP) contributions:


Harlow, Essex, England (United Kingdom)

Nortel Campus in Harlow, England, 1966

Nortel Campus in Harlow, England, 1966

Harlow is a city of England located just north of London. David worked there between 1998 and 1999  for Nortel.





External links

Carleton University

carleton university@ottawa.caCarleton University is a comprehensive public university located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. It was attended by David during 1993 & 20032013.



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External links

GemIdent – The Gem Identification Domain Expert

GemIdent is a gem identification software and data base used in gemology.It should not be confused with a similarly named image recognition program. GemIdent is derived off MinIdent.

GemIdent represents information about gems in a statistical manner and identifies unknown gems with a fuzzy-like matching system.

People. GemIdent was developed between 1989 and 1990 by David Pierre Leibovitz and Heideh Omoumi.

Related Publications:

Omoumi, H. (1990) GemIdent: a data base for gems and some applications of the electron microprobe in gem characterisation. MSc. Thesis, University of Alberta.

Heideh Omoumi

Heideh Omoumi (Heida Mani) is Director of Markets & Industry at Vale. In 1990, she received a Masters of Science (MSc) degree in Mineralogy at the University of Alberta where she collaborated with David Pierre Leibovitz.


Joint Publications:

Smith, D. G. W., Omoumi, H., & Leibovitz, D. P. (1989) The MinIdent database: some recent development. 28th International Geological Congress. Abstracts 3: 138-139 [doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.5092.7842]