Robert Redhammer is rector of the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (STU) since March 2011. His primary aim is to enhance university research and industrial cooperation in an international frame. The university is ECTS labelled by European Commission and 101 in TOP 200 in Computer Sciences Academic Ranking of World Universities. Currently, under his leadership, the university is implementing the project of University science park “Science City STU Bratislava”.
Before that he was vice-rector for science and technology. Since 2003 he was in charge of and CEO of the STU Scientific, Ltd. Bratislava, a university owned company operating as a University research valorisation business unit. He initiated establishment of the University technology business incubator, which has already helped to start over 40 companies.