Pradeep Khanna

Interim Associate Vice President for Corporate and International Engagement, Discovery Partners Institute

Associate Vice Chancellor for Corporate Relations and Economic Development, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Corporate partnerships
  • International engagement

Pradeep is developing corporate and international engagement strategies that will grow the Discovery Partners Institutes’ global profile and maximize private sector partner opportunities. His efforts will focus on developing strategic plans to support our emerging partnerships.

Prior to joining the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as Associate Vice Chancellor for Corporate Relations and Economic Development to lead corporate relations and economic development activities for the campus, Pradeep served as the Associate Director of the National Soybean Research Laboratory in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES).