Rob qualified with a PGCE in 1992 and an MA in Sociology and Cultural Studies in 1997. He is Course Leader for the BA (Hons) Computer Games Design and currently acts as the External Examiner for the BA in Computer Games at Middlesex University
Rob's specialist teaching area is in non-digital game design, here students are engaged in the fast iteration and development of core game mechanics and their attendant emotional outcomes. In addition to his teaching brief Rob is a director of Waterfront Games. This company specializes in producing game related product for the leisure and heritage sector and employs post graduates from the Games courses at the University of Suffolk, helping students to bridge the gap between graduation and full time employment within the industry.