Gordon works as a Learning Enhancement Tutor for Mathematics and Statistics alongside Luciana Davila-Smith and Athina Thoma. His specialisations are in numerical analysis, computer graphics and financial mathematics. He has taught maths as a lecturer at Bristol University, Computer Graphics to postgraduate students at Surrey and has been an English teacher in Japan. In addition to his work at UEA he is currently a private tutor for A level students in mathematics, statistics and physics.
Gordon has a BSc. MSc. and PhD in Mathematics and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia.