John Becker

John Becker

Visiting Assistant Professor

203C Alumni Hall

Courses Taught (during past two academic years)

ARC 102 Beginning Design Studio
ARC 301/302/401/402/402C Upper Level Design Studio/Sr. Studio Capstone
ARC 4/504F Portfolio
ARC 4/517 Architectural Materials + Construction Methods
ARC 701 Graduate Pre-Thesis Design Studio

Educational Credentials

Master of Architecture, Washington University in St. Louis, MO, 1981
Attended University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1980
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, Washington University in St. Louis, MO, 1978

Teaching Experience

Miami University, Oxford, OH, Department of Architecture + Interior Design

Visiting Assistant Professor, 2014-Present
Adjunct Faculty, 2009-2014

Professional Experience

Principal, Becker Architecture, Cincinnati, OH, 1986-Present
Partner, Becker Properties Cincinnati, OH, 2002-Present
Partner, Tectonics, Inc., Cincinnati, OH, 1983-1986
Project Architect, Architects Unlimited, Cincinnati, OH, 1981-1983
Intern Architect, Tetra Design, Los Angeles, CA, 1979-1980


Registered Architect, NCARB File #40956
Registered Architect, Ohio (License #8407651)
Registered Architect, Kentucky (License #3510)
Registered Architect, Indiana (License #AR10700033)

Selected Publications, Creative Scholarship, Awards, Grants

SEED Training (social, economic, environmental, public interest design), University of Cincinnati
Learning Technologies Summer Institute, Miami University
Howe Writing Workshop, Improving Student Writing and Learning, Miami University

Professional Memberships and Service

Visiting Critic, University of Cincinnati, School of Architecture and Interior Design, 2009 - Present
Volunteer, Design LAB, Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati, 2015
Juror, Design LAB, Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati, 2014
Design Committee-Building & Grounds, various academic/religious organizations, 1998-2007
American Institute of Architects, 1985-2000