College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Peter M Pober

Peter M Pober

Peter M Pober


Director of Forensics, Distinguished Service Professor, Performance studies, rhetoric, aesthetics, intercultural communication, interpersonal communication

Peter Pober, PhD, is a Professor in the Department of Communication at George Mason University where he also directs the university's top-five nationally-ranked Forensics Team. He is the only forensics director in history to orchestrate a top-ten team national placement for 25 consecutive years. Pober is honored to continue Mason's five-decade tradition in forensics, one that has garnered 35 national top-ten placements.

Before arriving in Fairfax in the fall of 2003, he directed the University of Texas at Austin's Forensics Team to 32 Individual, Team, and Program National Championships. He has been honored as the keynote speaker for more than 20 state conventions and myriad corporation gatherings.


Ph.D, University of Texas, 1995