Josephine Reinhardt

Assistant Professor of Biology
Integrated Science Center 349

Dr. Josie Reinhardt has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2016.

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Office Hours

  • Monday 100-200
  • Tuesday 1000-1100
  • Friday 130-230

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph. D. in Biology, UNC Chapel Hill, 2012
  • B.A. in Biology, Macalester College, 2005

Research Interests

  • Genomic impacts of Selfish Genetic Elements
  • Origins and Evolution of Novel Genes
  • Population Genetics and Genomics

Curriculum Vitae



  • 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. Restricted to pre-biology majors and majors. Prerequisites: BIOL 117 and BIOL 119 and MATH 112 or MATH 221. Prerequisite/Corequisite: CHEM 211 or CHEM 223.

  • BIOL 306: Evolutionary Biology

    An examination of the patterns and processes of evolution from the perspective of several subdisciplines within biology. Prerequisites: Proficiency in Basic Requirement. BIOL 203 and BIOL 222. Offered every fall