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Keuka College

Dr. Andrew Robak

Dr. Andrew Robak

  • Associate Professor of Chemistry, Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Phone: (315) 279-5431
Office: Jephson Science Center

Academic Credentials

University of Oregon
University of Oregon
Rochester Institute of Technology

Professional Interests

chemistry, organic chemistry, science based medicine, green chemistry, science in popular culture, science as art, polymers/plastics, science education, explosive chemistry demonstrations, inorganic chemistry


Dr. Robak started teaching at Keuka College in the Fall of 2007 and is the primary instructor for organic chemistry at Keuka.

He is the adviser for Keuka's chemistry club and also directs a number of undergraduate research projects. Active research projects include: Exploring click chemistry for organic synthesis, developing new surfboard coatings from polyurethanes, designing chemistry experiments for home-schooled children at the high school level and a project using chemistry and photography to promote both art and science.

Other research interests are: designing more environmentally friendly lab experiments

Upcoming Classes

Term Course Day Time
Fall 2015 CHM398.I: Undergraduate Research -
Fall 2015 CHM111L.01: Lab-: General Chemistry I M 1:25 PM - 4:25 PM
Fall 2015 CHM206L.01: Lab-: Organic Chemistry I T 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fall 2015 CHM206L.02: Lab-: Organic Chemistry I R 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fall 2015 CHM206.01: Organic Chemistry I MWF 11:15 AM - 12:10 PM
Fall 2015 FYE101.02: Experiential Learning R 8:30 AM - 9:25 AM