Rick Herbert Visiting Professor of Business Administration

Rick Herbert

Huntley 101B
Curriculum Vitae

Rick Herbert has spent most of his career in industry, but always with some involvement in teaching. Degrees and leadership positions in engineering, human resources, and finance have lead him to an interdisciplinary view of business problems, which is reflected in his teaching and research interests. He has taught and played saxophone at Washington and Lee since 2008.Prior to that he managed specialty engineering for a satellite imaging company while teaching at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He is an avid skier, sailor, and sports car enthusiast.


Ph.D. Management with concentration in Organizational Behavior, State University of New York at Buffalo

M.S. Learning Theory, University of Rochester

M.B.A with concentration in Finance, Dartmouth College

B.S.M.E (Mechanical Engineering), University of Pennsylvania


Cross -disciplinary integration of organizational behavior with ethics and its application to current business problems in finance and information technology.


Management and Organizational Behavior, Behavioral Skills for Managers and Professionals, and "Money, Power, and Lies" (Behavioral Ethics seminar with major focus on the finance industry).