- Position: University Librarian and Keeper of the Brotherton Collection
- Email: M.Khokhar@leeds.ac.uk
Masud oversees all developments for the Library and Galleries.
A computer scientist by education, and with libraries in his DNA, Masud is passionate about digital leadership and innovation in the changing library and archive environments. His core interests cut across the topics of strategy development, digital technologies, innovation, open research, leadership, staff empowerment and talent realisation.
Masud has had a varied career with roles in the private sector and higher education, including Bodleian Libraries, Lancaster University and the University of York.
Masud is the vice-chair of Research Libraries UK (RLUK), an external member of the Wellcome Collection Advisory Committee, and an external member of the Cambridge University Library Syndicate. He is keen on introducing new models of leadership, thinking and diversity in academic libraries.