Robert J. Eaton

Chairman and C.E.O., Chrysler Corporation
1995 DESA Recipient
Primary office:



  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1963

Robert J. Eaton’s leadership, knowledge of industry and passion for automobiles helped him become the chairman and C.E.O. of one of the nation’s fastest-growing car manufacturers.

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times