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David K. Geiger

SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor, Emeritus

David Geiger has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1985. He was awarded the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2007 and the Chancellor's Research Recognition Award in 2005. 

Ph.D. University of Notre Dame 

B.A. Franciscan University

Office Hours
by appointment

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  • CHEM 116: Chemistry I

    An introduction to some of the fundamental principles of chemistry. Topics include introduction to chemistry, stoichiometric principles, atomic structure and nature of the periodic table, chemical bonding, reactions in solutions, solution stoichiometry, thermochemistry, and trends in the physical and chemical properties of elements and their compounds. (Primarily designed for science majors and potential science majors.) CHEM 119 must accompany this course for natural science general education credit. Offered every fall