Department:Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences
Areas of Expertise: Health, social care and medical innovation
In addition to clinical optometry and contact lenses Robert’s interest areas are practice management and optometric education.
Robert has taught at ARU since 1996. He spent a year in private practice before his first academic post as a lecturer in clinical optometry at the University of Benin, Nigeria. Here he completed his MPhil, Optometric Parameters within a Nigerian Population. He then served as a Senior Lecturer in Contact Lenses and Practice Management at Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
In 1992, Robert rejoined his family practice of Dipple & Conway in Norwich, where he's currently a co-director.