Robert Ford

+44 (0) 1382 386248
EPDU Director


Rob has a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Edinburgh. Rob started his career as a clinical biochemist in the National Health Service before a move to the in vitro medical diagnostics industry where he worked in product development and then business development.

Since 2001, Rob has worked at the University of Dundee and has extensive experience in intellectual property, business development and senior management within the Higher Education sector.

As Director of the Educational Partnerships Development Unit, Rob is responsible for the leadership, strategic direction and implementation of the University's Internationalisation Strategy as it relates to educational partnerships.