Prof Dianne Berry OBE

OrganisationDianne Berry

University of Reading

Job title

Dean of Postgraduate Research Studies of Psychology


Dianne Berry is Dean of Postgraduate Research Studies and a Professor of Psychology at the University of Reading.  She was previously Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, Dean of Social Sciences, and Head of the School of Psychology at Reading.  Externally, Dianne is Chair of the REF Equality & Diversity Panel, a position she also held in REF 2014, and is Chair of Vitae’s External Advisory Board.  Dianne has a First Class Honours degree in Psychology and a DPhil in Experimental Psychology. She is an Honorary Fellow of the British Psychological Society and an Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences and, in 2012, was awarded an OBE.