Dr. Bree Becker is a recent transplant to the Capital District. Prior to moving to Troy, she directed the Hillel at Ohio University. Bree holds a BA in Jewish Studies with a minor in Holocaust Studies from Scripps College as well as an MA in Student Affairs Administration and a PhD in Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education, both from Michigan State University.
Her research explores the college experiences of Jewish and Muslim undergraduates, LGBTQ students, and other marginalized populations in education. Bree brings an extensive background in both Jewish communal work and higher education and a critical lens to her teaching and scholarship.