The Pro-Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation is responsible for the University’s research strategy at Executive Board level, and drives its performance, with the aim of positioning the University of Reading firmly amongst the leading research universities in the UK and internationally.
For the first time, this role is held as a job-share between Professor Dominik Zaum and Professor Parveen Yaqoob, with a division of research themes and strategic priorities between them; Professor Zaum takes responsibility for Heritage & Creativity, Environment, the Graduate School and the Innovation & Impact Centres; while Professor Yaqoob takes responsibility for Food, Health, Prosperity & Resilience, and the Interdisciplinary Research Institutes. Membership of relevant project groups and boards reflects alignment with the themes and priorities.
See Professor Zaum's and Professor Yaqoob's expenses for 2018/19 (PDF)
See Professor Zaum's and Professor Yaqoob's expenses for 2021/22 (PDF)