Dr. Chris Howard President, Robert Morris University, U.S. Air Force Veteran, Rhodes Scholar, Harvard MBA, General Electric

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.