Dr. Becker is Executive Director of the EH&S program at USC, where he leads the implementation of sustainability programs. His doctorate is from USC in DPDS (Doctor of Planning and Development Studies. He has extensive experience in training, field work, and administration. He is currently working with the National Safety Council and World Health Organization to have USC become the first university designated as a safe community. Becker was president of the LA Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers and is currently president-elect for the Southern California Section of the American Industrial Hygiene Association. He teaches EOH 353.