Imperial College London

Professor Michael Templeton

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor of Public Health Engineering



+44 (0)20 7594 6099m.templeton




Miss Judith Barritt +44 (0)20 7594 5967




303Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





  • Steven K. Dentel Award for Global Outreach, Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, 2021,
  • Water Data Award, International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2017
  • Classic Paper Award, International Ultraviolet Association, 2016
  • President and Rector's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Imperial College London, 2013
  • Michael R. Provart Environmental Award, Ontario Water Works Association, 2003

External Positions

  • Member, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Strategic Advisory Group, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
  • Panel Member, Natural, Engineering and Environmental Sciences, Development Research Review Panel, Swedish Research Council
  • Committee Member, Scholarships and Fellowships Selection Committee for Civil, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
  • Past Member, Water Quality and Health Technical Advisory Group, World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Co-Founder, International Worm-Based Sanitation Association
  • External Examiner, University of Exeter MSc in Water Engineering, MSc in Water Engineering with Management, and MSc in Water Science, Policy and Governance degree programmes

Membership of Professional Bodies