Prof Anton Ströh
Prof Ströh's portfolio includes:
- Research and Innovation
- Postgraduate Education
- Institutional Planning
- Resource Allocation
- Library Services
Tel: +27 (0)12 420 2229
Fax: +27(0)12 420 3696
Email: [email protected]
Prof Anton Ströh was appointed as Vice-Principal: Research, Innovation and Postgraduate Education at the University of Pretoria in April 2021. This role includes responsibility for the operational leadership of institutional planning, monitoring and evaluation.
Prior to this appointment, Prof Ströh served as Vice-Principal: Institutional Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation from 2014.
Prof Ströh obtained his BSc degree in 1986 and completed a PhD in Mathematics in 1989.
He joined UP as a lecturer in the Department of Mathematics in 1988 and progressed through the academic ranks up to his appointment as Dean of the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences in 2004. He served two and a half terms as Dean taking responsibility for strategic leadership of this large and diverse faculty.
In his capacity as Dean, he was involved in collaborative agreements on projects with international institutions which involved significant funding from the EU and the Gates Foundation, among others. In his capacity as Vice-Principal, Prof Ströh continues to play a key role in establishing partnerships to secure support for University initiatives from external funders.