Generations of Imperial, staff, students and alumni have contributed to solving problems on a world scale. Find out about our most influential people.
Imperial’s research and teaching mission is supported by a cast of thousands of dedicated staff, whose work often takes place ‘behind the scenes’ but is just as valuable and just as important to the success of the College.
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Mandy Thorpe, Director of the Central Biomedical Services Department
I am currently the Director of the Central Biomedical Services Department (CBS). My career in Animal Technology has spanned some 40 years working…
Dr Andreas Kafizas, Lecturer in Climate Change and the Environment, Grantham Institute
“I completed my MSci and PhD in Chemistry at University College London (2003 – 2011), and was then awarded back-to-back fellowships that…
Dr Zahra Sharif Khodaei, Senior Lecturer, Aeronautics
I am a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Aeronautics. I completed my PhD at the Czech Technical University in Prague before I joined Imperial…
Tom Rutland, Public Affairs Officer, Communications and Public Affairs
I work as a Public Affairs Officer in the Communications and Public Affairs division, which means I work on making sure Imperial’s expertise…