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Cristina Geiger



ISC 322
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

H. Crisina Geiger

H. Cristina Geiger has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1999.

Faculty Information


  • MS: University of Notre Dame
  • Licenciatura: Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
  • BS: Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru

Publications and Professional Activities


  • American Chemical Society
My Classes

Chem 211:
Organic Chemistry I

    An introduction to modern organic chemistry using a functional group approach. Topics include structure/reactivity relationships, reaction mechanisms, stereochemistry, and spectroscopy. Prerequisites: CHEM 118 or CHEM 204, CHEM 119. Offered every fall

Chem 313:
Advanced Organic Laboratory

    A laboratory course devoted to the synthesis, separation, and identification of organic compounds, utilizing modern instrumental methods. Prerequisites: CHEM 216 and CHEM 213.

Chem 393:
Honors Research

    Chem 213:
    Organic Chemistry II

      Continuation of CHEM 211 with emphasis on the biochemically important alcohol, amine, carbonyl and aromatic functional groups. Structure elucidation by spectroscopic methods is also explored. Prerequisites: CHEM 211. Credits: 3(3-0) Offered every spring

    Chem 318:
    Advanced Organic Chemistry

      Organic synthesis: Introduction to retrosynthetic analysis including a detailed study of methods of introducing stereo control. Mechanistic organic chemistry: conformational analysis, transition state theory, kinetics and reaction mechanism, computer modeling, and other topics of contemporary interest. Prerequisites: CHEM 213 or CHEM 224. Co-requisites: CHEM 324 or CHEM 320 or permission of the instructor. Not offered on a regular basis

    Chem 216:
    Organic Chemistry Laboratory

      Laboratory practices in representative organic preparations and procedures. Prerequisites: /Corequisite: CHEM 211 or CHEM 223. Offered every fall and spring