Imperial College London

Dr Richard Ghail

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Senior Lecturer



+44 (0)20 7594 6001r.ghail Website




534Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus




External Positions

  • Steering Committee Member (responsible for Basin Structures), London Basin Forum, Engineering Geology Group of the Geological Society of London, 2009
  • Surface Science Session Convener, International Venus Workshop (10-14 June 2013), European Space Agency, 2012 - 2013
  • International Member, Venus Exploration Analysis Group (VEXAG), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2012
  • Annual Field Trip Coordinator, Engineering Group, Geological Society of London, 2013

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, American Geophysical Union
  • Member, European Geosciences Union
  • Chartered Geologist, Fellow of the Geological Society of London, Geological Society of London

Industrial Connections

  • Midland Valley Exploration, Ground/rock engineering modelling
  • Geotechnical Consulting Group, London Basin research