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

Specialty

Geographic Information Systems and Sustainability

Research Interests

Conservation GIS Decision Support Systems

Education

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

Experience

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

Courses

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