Thomas Strothotte confirmed as President of KLU


Prof. Dr. Thomas Strothotte has been confirmed in office as President of the private Kühne Logistics University (KLU). The academic senate of the university elected him for a second term of five years.

Strothotte joined KLU in August 2013. Under his leadership, KLU received the accreditation from the Science Council (Wissenschaftsrat) and, in September 2017, the right to award doctorates from the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. For his second term of office Strothotte has set himself the task of expanding KLU’s international ties, including international accreditation, and intensifying cooperation with the industry. A computer scientist by training, Strothotte was rector of the universities of Regensburg and Rostock before joining KLU


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