Professor Susan Gourvenec
PhD, University of Southampton, UK, Geotechnical Research Group
BEng Civil Engineering (1st class Honours) Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK.
Teaching Excellence – Postgraduate Research Supervision, UWA Award.
ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, Excellent Paper Award.
ARC Discovery Project
Shallow foundation solutions for offshore oil and gas facilities. $480,000. International Science Linkages Competitive Grants Scheme; 2nd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG).
Int.l Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Young Member Award.
Australia and New Zealand Joint Societies Award.
Australian Representative to International Young Geotechnical Professionals Conference.
British Geotechnical Society Cooling Prize Finalist.
UK representative to European Young Geotechnical Professionals Conference.
Thomas Hawkesley Prize (London University).
Institution of Civil Engineers Annual Award.
Drapers’ Company Prize (London University).
Professor, Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, University of Western Australia, Perth (previously Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor), 11 yrs
Principal Engineer, Advanced Geomechanics (part-time), 4 yrs
Research Associate, Geotechnical Group, University of Cambridge, UK, 3 yrs
- Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering
- Soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering
- Offshore foundation systems
- Geotechnical centrifuge modelling
- Numerical modelling