Professional summary

Research Interests

Rod is a Software Engineer in the UKCEH Environmental Data Science Group. He works closely with the Environmental Information Data Centre (EIDC) developing metadata catalogues and data delivery systems.

He develops the metadata catalogue a multi-schema catalogue that supports the work of EIDC.

He works on projects to visualize scientific datasets, producing performant websites to showcase these datasets.

Brief CV

2009 - present Application Developer, CEH

2006 - 2009 Developer on the Countryside Survey project, CEH

2003 - 2006 EcoGrid Database Manager, CEH

1999 - 2003  GM Farmscale Trials Database Manager, CEH


MSc Biological Computation, York University, 1998

BSc Hons Zoology, Aberdeen University, 1997