Prince, Howard T. | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin
  • U.S. Army War College, 1990
  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1975
  • M.A. in International Relations, The American University, 1969
  • Olmsted Scholar, University of Bonn, Germany, 1965-67
  • B.S., U.S. Military Academy, West Point, 1962
Research Areas
  • Ethical Leadership
  • Leader Development
  • Leadership Education
Teaching Areas
  • Finance, Management and Leadership (including non-profits)

Howard Prince is a clinical professor and holds the Loyd Hackler Endowed Chair in Ethical Leadership. Previously he served as the founding dean and professor of leadership studies in the University of Richmond's Jepson School of Leadership Studies and also held the George and Virginia Modlin Endowed Chair in Leadership Studies. Dr. Prince also served as the first professor and head of the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York. The many honors he has received include the Texas Exes Excellence in Teaching Award as the outstanding teacher in the LBJ School in 2002, a lifetime achievement award from the American Psychological Association in 2009 and West Point’s highest alumni recognition, the Distinguished Graduate Award in 2006. As a young Army officer, Dr. Prince became a highly decorated combat veteran. After serving for more than 28 years in the U.S. Army, he was advanced on the retired list to brigadier general upon his retirement in 1990 and was presented with the U.S. Army's highest award for service, the Distinguished Service Medal. He is best known for his work on ethical leadership, leader development and creating university-based leadership education programs. 

Media Expertise
  • Ethics
  • Leadership
  • Military affairs
  • Psychology