George Watts

Co-Director/Manager, Omics Facility Core
George Watts

Associate Research Professor, Pharmacology


  • 1998 - Ph.D. University of Arizona (Pharmacology and Toxicology)
  • 1993 - B.S., University of Delaware (Chemistry)

Dr. Watts is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, and managing Co-Director of the Genomics lab within the SWEHSC Omics Facility Core. Dr. Watts facilitates genomics research by SWEHSC members through consultation on experimental design and technology choice. He has over 20 years of experience in research on the environmental effects of epigenetics, genomics, and the microbiome. Dr. Watts has been collaborating with SWEHSC investigators for over 20 years on genomics projects resulting in over 20 collaborative authorships.

Environmental research interests - environmental effects of epigenetics, genomics, and the microbiome