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Welcome from the Dean of Postgraduate Research Studies

Professor Diane Berry, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, University of ReadingWelcome to Reading. I am delighted that you have chosen to join our University, which has an international reputation for excellence in research. We are committed to high standards in the training and career development of our Research Staff. Our Research Staff are central to the success of our institution.

Your well-being whilst at work is a significant part of our Human Resources Strategy. So, in addition to the support you will receive from your research team, your Principal Investigator, and your Department and School, we have a number of administrative staff who are dedicated to making your career at Reading as productive as possible.

If you are concerned about any aspect of your employment, you should discuss this with your Principal Investigator or Head of School; alternatively you can make contact with your Faculty Human Resources Manager. They would all be happy to help you.

Once again, welcome. I am sure your career with us at Reading will be a productive, rewarding and enjoyable one.

I wish you every success with your research here.

Professor Dianne Berry OBE, Dean of Postgraduate Research Studies,

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