Dr. Chuck Geiger

Associate Professor

Dr. Chuck Geiger

Contact Information


Office: McComsey Hall 224
Phone: (717) 871-7203

Office Hours

M: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
T: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
W: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
R: 11:00 - 12:00 pm
F: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Comments: Spring 2024


  • Ph.D. Geography, University of Toronto (Toronto, ONT, Canada), 1984 
  • M.A. Geography, Kent State University (Kent, OH), 1978 
  • B.S. Mathematics, Edinboro University (Edinboro, PA), 1976

Dr. Geiger, joined the Geography faculty at Millersville University in 1986. He is primarily interested in environmental issues, especially those relating to energy resources and technologies. He also has wide-ranging interests in cultural and environmental issues across Pennsylvania. He is involved in on-going research on the presence of radon gas in homes. Dr. Geiger also teaches most of the department's offerings related to technical aspects of maps, computers and geographical data analysis, and co-manages the department's Geo-Graphics Laboratory. Through the Geo-Graphics Lab he is working to enhance the reputations of both the students and the department by bringing research and mapping projects which combine the benefits of GIS with attempts to find solutions to environmental problems.

Courses Taught

  • GEOG 245 Geography of Pennsylvania 
  • GEOG 281 Maps and GIS
  • GEOG 292 Quantitative and Spatial Analysis
  • GEOG 384 Cartography
  • GEOG 395 GIS for Web Development
  • GEOG 396 GIS Modeling
  • GEOG 397 GIS Data Management