Rod is Design Director for jmarchitects. Since joining the company in 2005 Rod has been responsible for a number of projects including; Holyrood Postgraduate Village for the University of Edinburgh, a project widely recognised for breaking new ground in innovative student accommodation in the heart of the Old Town. Rod was also responsible for the design and delivery of the award winning Alexander Graham Bell Centre for Moray College / UHI, the recipient of the IAA 2014 Best Overall Project.
Other key projects include Market St Hotel, Buccleuch Place and Meadow Lane Student Accommodation and Brechin Community Campus
Recent awards include a Commendation in the AR Award for Future Projects for Market Street and a Scottish Awards in Quality Planning Place Award for Holyrood.
Further to these professional practice activities, Rod has lectured for the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape, Dundee University and has played a significant role in the acceleration of jmarchitects use of digital technologies.