Geneseo Chemistry faculty are nationally recognized for their teaching excellence.
Faculty are experts in their fields, while remaining student-focused and accessible. Using innovative teaching practices and modern facilities, faculty lead engaging classrooms that challenge students in a nurturing environment committed to student success.
- Teaching Awards Won by Chemistry Faculty
SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor (highest rank recognized by the SUNY system)
Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
- All Chemistry courses are taught by faculty instructors, not graduate students or teaching assistants.
- The average class size for Chemistry majors was 14 in 2019-2020.
- Chemistry faculty maintain an open-door policy during and are available throughout the week for spontaneous walk-in meetings.
SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor Dr. Wendy Pogozelski gives a TEDx talk on Chemistry and Nutrition
Jeff Peterson and Rabeka Alam discuss their course-based research experiences (CUREs) in a nanoscience capstone course.