Fraser Hall

Join the BRANCH Lab Team

Dr. Watts Mentors Students in Two PhD Programs

Clinical Psychological Science PhD Program

Brain Behavior and Quantitative Science PhD Program

Dr. Watts is open to accepting new applications for the 2023-2024 school year

Her students are currently involved in ongoing data collection for

  • Lifestyle Empowerment for Alzheimer's Prevention (LEAP! Rx)
  • Physical Activity and Sleep Study (PASS)
  • Sex Differences in Midlife Risk Factors for Alzheimer's Disease (Midlife Cohort)

Want to Be a Research Assistant?


If you decide to join, I require a commitment of 2 or more semesters for at least 3 hours per week plus a weekly lab meeting.

To apply for a position in the lab, please email:

  • a CV or resume
  • a brief statement of your research interests and goals (including career or graduate school aspirations)
  • a list of your possible available hours to participate in the lab this semester
  • whether you want to volunteer or earn course credit for your activities in the lab

Dr. Amber Watts
Director, BRANCH Lab
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology
Fraser Hall