professor of offshore geotechnical engineering,
University of Southampton
Susan Gourvenec is the Professor of Offshore Geotechnical Engineering at the University of Southampton in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences.
Susan teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students in civil engineering, delivers short courses for industry, is co-author of the book “Offshore Geotechnical Engineering”, has chaired and co-edited the proceedings of international conferences, and co-authored of over 100 scientific papers.
Susan works collaboratively with industry partners through her research projects and through her role as a consultant to industry.
Susan is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers Australia, a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers and an elected member of the International Standardisation Organisation (ISO) committee responsible for developing industry standards for offshore geotechnical design.