Office Hours FALL 2014

  • Monday 230-320 for BIOL 230
  • Monday 330-430 for BIOL 222
  • Tuesday 930-1020 for BIOL 222
  • Wednesday 400-520 for BIOL 230
  • Thursday 930-1020 for BIOL 222



RESEARCH Interests

  • Polyploidy and genetic diversity
  • Nonself recognition in fungi

Elizabeth Hutchison

Assistant Professor of


Integrated Science Center 356
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454


Dr. Elizabeth Hutchison has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2013.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D. in Microbiology, UC Berkeley, 2011
  • B.S. in Microbiology, NC State University, 2005
My Classes

BIOL 222:
Principles of Genetics

    An in-depth treatment of heredity, the gene, and the function of genetic material at the individual and population levels. Prerequisites: BIOL 117 and BIOL 119 and MATH 112 or MATH 221. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CHEM 211 or CHEM 223.

BIOL 230:
Principles of Microbiology

    The structure, cultivation, physiology, ecology, and importance of microorganisms (including bacteria, yeasts, molds, and viruses) are studied. Medical aspects include immunology, serology, disease, and sanitation. Laboratory activity complements lecture material. Prerequisites: BIOL 222 and CHEM 211 or CHEM 223. Offered every spring

BIOL 385:
Senior Seminar in Biochemistry

    Discussion of current literature, recent advances, perspectives, or selected topics in Biochemistry. Subjects may differ each semester. Prerequisites: senior standing in Biology, Chemistry, or Biochemistry and CHEM 302 and CHEM 304.