Communication
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Warren D Decker

Warren D Decker

Warren D Decker

Professor, Debate Director

Education: BA (Emporia State University), MA (Southwest Missouri State University), Ph.D. (Temple University). Before coming to GMU, he taught at Wichita State University, Pennsylvania State University and Temple University. Past president of the American Debate Association, Director of the top ranked Debate Team in the nation 1991 and 1994, and recepient of the GMU Professor of the Year award. Currently working on a book evaluating the quality of the arguments on both sides of the drug legalization debate. Married to Judith for 23 years.

Courses Taught

Basic Debate Theory and Practice
Argument and Public Policy
Organizational Communication
Senior Seminar in Communication Theory
Small Group Communication and Interpersonal Communication