Tyler Becker

Tyler Becker


Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition

Assistant Professor

Telephone: 517-353-3338

G.M. Trout FSHN Building
469 Wilson Rd, Rm 125
East Lansing, MI 48823


PhD, Michigan State University, 2016
MA, Central Michigan University, 2013
BA, Alma College 2011 

Instructional Activities

HNF 102 - Dietary Supplements: Evidence vs. Hype

HNF 250 - Contemporary Issues in Human Nutrition

HNF 250L - Professional Development and Career Planning in Nutrition

HNF 385 - Public Health Nutrition

HNF 485 - Advanced Public Health Nutrition

Nutritional Sciences Experiential Learning Coordinator

Research Interests

Cardiovascular disease risk factors and health behaviors among rural populations, pediatric cardiovascular disease, health intervention programs, public health, epidemiology, sports nutrition, exercise physiology

Selected Publications

Carlson J, Becker T. Chapter 3 Weight Management. Pages 78-105   In: Lichtman S, ed. American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) Certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Professional (CCRP) Preparatory Study Guide. Chicago, IL: AACVPR; 2014:78-105.