Hunna Watson, PhD



BSc (Hons)., Psychology, Curtin University

MPsych., Clinical and Health Psychology, Curtin University

Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Curtin University

MBiostats. The University of Melbourne


Dr. Hunna Watson is an Assistant Professor and Biostatistician in the Department of Psychiatry and the Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. She also holds the positions of Adjunct Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia and Adjunct Lecturer at Curtin University. Her research focuses on various aspects of eating and related disorders and has included projects on diagnostic nosology, psychopharmacology, psychotherapeutic treatment, epidemiology, etiology, and comorbidity. Dr. Watson's research has been published in international peer-reviewed journals including International Journal of Eating Disorders, Eating Behaviors, Comprehensive Psychiatry, Behaviour Research and Therapy, and Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. She has co-authored several book chapters on eating and other psychological disorders, and presented her research at national and international conferences. She is on the editorial board of the International Journal of Eating Disorders and the Journal of Eating Disorders, is a steering committee member of the National Eating Disorders Collaboration, and is a member of the Academy of Eating Disorders.