Robert has always had a keen interest in the humanities. He studied international relations and strategic studies in Aberystwyth University in Wales, the first International relations department in the world. Upon completing both this undergraduate degree and a PGCE there, he taught in various schools in Wales and England. In 2010 he moved to teaching abroad, mainly in the Czech Republic but also in the United Arab Emirates and Spain. He has also been an examiner for CIAE for the past 4 years for IGCSE history. In his spare time he enjoys travelling to many countries around the world to expand his knowledge of history and geography, as well as culture.