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University of Bath

Fran Baber Research Ethics Officer

Responsible for developing training, providing advice and engaging with researchers to ensure that appropriate research ethics standards are embedded.


Fran is responsible for:

  • Supporting the development and implementation of the new research ethics online system.

  • Providing advice and guidance on research governance issues supporting our research ethics framework.

  • Delivering training to staff across the university on research ethics processes.

  • Providing support to the research ethics sub-committees.


Since graduating with a MSc from Bath, Fran has worked as a researcher within the Department for Health, Department of Psychology and School of Management. Fran has previously worked in Human Resources at the University of Bristol and has a background in health and social care from her work in the NHS and adult social services.


Fran holds a MSc in Health Psychology from the University of Bath.