George Briggs

Associate Professor of Biology
Integrated Science Center 238
585-245-5307
briggs@geneseo.edu

Dr. George Briggs has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1986.

George Briggs photo

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Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Ph.D. in Biology, Utah State University, 1981

  • M.S. in Biology, Utah State University, 1978

  • B.A. in Biology, Dartmouth College, 1973

Employment

  • Previously taught at University of Montana, Middlebury College and for the Cranberry Lake Biological Station

Affiliations

  • Northeast Preprofessional Health Advisors

Research Interests

  • Physiological Plant Ecology

  • Carbon Allocation in Plants

  • Physiological Responses to Stress in Plants

Classes

  • BIOL 119: N/GenBio:Diversity,Physiol,Eco

    An introductory course in the biological sciences covering animal diversity, animal biology, plant biology, and ecology. Counts for general education only when taken with BIOL 116. Prerequisites: BIOL 117. Offered every spring

  • BIOL 348: Plant Diversity-Lab

    This course covers bacteria, algae, fungi, and both vascular and nonvascular plants. The structure, function, ecology, and economic importance of these groups will be introduced both in lecture and in lab. Prerequisites: Proficiency in Basic Requirements, BIOL 117 and BIOL 119. Credits: 4(3-3) Offered every fall.

  • BIOL 348: Plant Diversity-Lec

    This course covers bacteria, algae, fungi, and both vascular and nonvascular plants. The structure, function, ecology, and economic importance of these groups will be introduced both in lecture and in lab. Prerequisites: Proficiency in Basic Requirements, BIOL 117 and BIOL 119. Credits: 4(3-3) Offered every fall.