Graeme joined the University in 2019 after working in the construction industry for over 30 years. He is a Chartered Civil and Structural engineer, being a Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers. He is a reviewer with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) where he assesses candidate to become professionally qualified.
Graeme is also on the Initial Professional Development Panel; where he reviews the training system for graduates on route to professional qualification. He represents ICE and Swansea University on various working groups with the Engineering Council and the JBM exam board.
During his career in construction, Graeme worked for consultants, clients and contractors mainly in the heavy industrial end of civil / structural engineering. He has worked in a number of sectors, including, petrochem, power (inc. nuclear), aerospace and healthcare.