Master of Science, Salford University, England, 1979. Bachelor with honors, Open University, England, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, Dundee University, Scotland, 1995.
Principal Emmerson Lerwick. Managing director Sneddon Devels. (Fife) Ltd.
Fellow Chartered Institute of Building, Royal Society of Health, Architects and Surveyors Institute, Guild of Inc. Surveyors, Royal Institute Chartered Surveyors.
Married Sylvia Jackson, May 10, 1951 (divorced). Children: Nicholas, Andrew, Jennifer. Married Marion Catherine Grey Laurenson, April 24, 1972.