Rob is course leader for BSc Media Production and for the course BA in Media and Television production. Rob has a professional background in Television Engineering and teaches across a range of practice focused production modules, from Advanced lighting to Studio engineering. Rob is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Rob has an MEd qualification focusing on teaching and learning in Higher Education and has conducted research into the experiences of none traditional and commuting students. Rob is the disability and inclusivity lead for the School of Journalism, Media and Performance.
Rob has a professional background in technology and during his time in industry worked with many emerging digital technologies, starting with the CD in the early 1980's. Rob has an ongoing interest in television studio systems and broadcast network distribution.