Dr. Chris Howard is the eighth president of Robert Morris University in suburban Pittsburgh and is one of the youngest college presidents in the U.S. A Distinguished Graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Howard earned a doctorate from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard. Previously he was president for seven years at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia and a vice president at the University of Oklahoma. He also has worked at General Electric and Bristol Myers-Squibb. RMU combines academic excellence with a professional focus across five academic schools. More than 5,400 undergraduate and graduate, nontraditional and online students from 45 states and 41 nations are enrolled at RMU.