Rosa M. Baños obtained her doctoral degree in Psychology in 1987. She has been a Senior lecturer at Universitat Jaume I from 1992 to 1997, where she served as Director of Psychology Degree from 1994 to 1995. She is currently a Full Professor in Psychopathology in the University of Valencia, where she is the director of the master “Multidisciplinary Interventions for Emotional, Eating and Personality Disorders”, and also the director of three Postgraduate Diplomas. She is the elected vice-president of the “International Association of CyberTherapy, Training and Rehabilitation” (iACTOR), and the elected vice-president of the Sociedad Española de Psicología Positiva (SEPP). She is the leader of the research group of CIBER-Obn CB06-03-0052 in Spain (Centers for Biomedical Research in Network) in the area of Biomedicine and Health Sciences (www.ciberobn.es).
Her research activity has focused on the study of psychopathology and the treatment of various psychological disorders (depression, anxiety, eating disorders, etc). Furthermore, her research is focused in the field of ICT applications for Psychology, and the opportunities by technological applications for basic and applied research in the wellbeing and health promotion.