Dr. Weber earned an M.A. in speech communication at Kansas State University and a Ph.D. in communication at the University of Minnesota.
Before coming to Penn in 2006, Dr. Weber taught a variety of communication courses and coached intercollegiate forensics (speech and debate) teams. At Penn, Dr. Weber teaches COLL-135. In this academically based community service (ABCS) course, CWiC advisors-in-training teach a public speaking course at Science Leadership Academy.