John D. Becker

Visiting Professor, Department of Architecture and Interior Design
Miami University

John D. Becker is a registered Architect and Visiting Professor at Miami University in the Department of Architecture & Interior Design. In practice as principal of Becker Architecture in Cincinnati, John had led many projects with an increased emphasis over many years on energy-efficiency and high-performance buildings. Associated with Miami University over the past 12 years, he has taught throughout the curriculum including seminars in Building Materials and Environmental Systems. For the past three years, John has led the collaborative studios in the Race to Zero / Solar Decathlon competition. The upper-division undergraduate studio cohort has been fortunate to win awards in each year of competition, culminating with the Grand Prize for Housing in the 2020 Solar Decathlon.