Bob teaches on the MA, BA and FdA Community Leadership courses which he co-wrote and initiated with the Centre for Volunteering and Community Leadership team. He is also a researcher in climate change engagement and communication. He has 20 years experience managing local, national and international community and student engagement-based projects. These focus on challenges such as climate change engagement and communication, health promotion, neighbourhood regeneration, equality and diversity, refugees and asylum seekers, community empowerment and resilience.