University of Bath

Chris Cooper Project Coordinator

Chris coordinates a project which is improving the support systems for Research and Innovation Services.


Chris is coordinating the RIS led project to develop our electronic processes by:

  • identifying improvements to processes for supporting grant submission and administration
  • integrating a new electronic environment for improving the RIS customer user experience

This includes the Proposal to Award Management (PAM) system and the online ethics form.


Before joining Bath, Chris spent four years working at the Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service as a SharePoint Administrator/Analyst. He designed, implemented and deployed an intranet platform.

Prior to the Fire Service, Chris spent a year as a Business Analyst/SharePoint Administrator for the Salisbury NHS Trust. He developed a web portal for recording documentation for all IT systems across the Trust.

Chris has also been self-employed as a New Media Producer, developing media solutions for business and charities.


  • BA (Hons) Economics from Middlesex University
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Multimedia

Professional qualifications include: Prince2 Foundation; Lean Six Sigma Yellow and Green Belt; BCS ISEB Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis; Advanced IT Professional Course for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server; and Implementing Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services.