Oregon State University

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Lorene Yokoyama (Laurie) Becker

Lorene Yokoyama Becker photo
Senior Instructor I
Discipline: Geography, Environmental Sciences, and Marine Resource Management
Office: Wilkinson 242
Phone: 541-737-6993
Fax: 541-737-1200
Email: Lorene.Yokoyama_Becker@geo.oregonstate.edu


Geographic Information Systems and Sustainability

Research Interests

Conservation GIS Decision Support Systems


B.S. Biology, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, 1981
M.S. Land Resources, Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, August 1999


Lecturer, Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University; 2003 - present
Lecturer, Geography Department, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 2000-2002
Consultant, Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, Holdredge, NE, 1999-2002
Research Assistant, Land Information and Computer Graphics Facility, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1993-1995
Database Manager/Research Fellow, South East Regional Research Laboratory, Birkbeck College, London, United Kingdom 1987-1989
Research Assistant, Department of Geography, Birkbeck College, London, United Kingdom, 1985-1986.
Project Manager, COMARC Systems, San Francisco, California, 1982-1985


GEO 301 - Map and Image Interpretation
GEO 365 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (on-campus and E-campus)
GEO 465 Geographic Information Systems and Science (on-campus)
GEO 480/580 - Advanced GIS Applications in the Geosciences (on-campus and E-campus)

Professional Memberships

Society for Conservation GIS