A mild mannered professor of history who teaches at the Miskatonic University in Arkham Massachusetts. Bernard is a veritable fountain of historical facts focusing primarily on ancient history and civilizations. It is well known that many fortuitous persons have come to visit the professor seeking his assistance in historical research. The aforementioned research has even extended to the university libraries restricted section and it is well known that the professor has a good relationship with the universities head librarian.
Mr. Pembrook could be described as small in stature and a bit timid in nature. He is well organized, incredibly focused and quick of wit. He is generally awkward in social situations that do not deal with historical discussions and seems constantly preoccupied. Those who are friendly with the professor know him as a loyal can compassionate companion with a strong sense of justice and right.