Bob has been actively involved in the Institute for Creative Advertising and Design since 1999 and served on the committee from 2000-2001. He has been a jury member of the Art Directors Club of Europe Awards in 2000, the International Council of Graphic Design Associations Student Typographic Awards in 2006 and the ICAD Design Awards in 2007.
Bob was an associate lecturer in the National College of Art and Design from 2006-2008 and has been a visiting lecturer there since 2003. He has also been a visiting lecturer in Trinity College Dublin from 2007-present.
Bob is a founding member of the Design Research Group, which was established in 2005 to create working links between design education and industry. Together with Original Print, Bob organises cultural events, exhibitions and design workshops. Bob is currently working with the four Dublin councils as the creative director of Dublin’s bid for World Design Capital 2014, PIVOT Dublin.