Behavioral Researcher


Center for the Built Environment
390 Wurster Hall #1839, Berkeley CA 94720-1839

Adam Brager is a Staff Researcher at the Center for the Built Environment (CBE) at UC Berkeley. He conducts research combining biometrics and psychometrics to analyze occupants’ health and wellness within their workplace and home environment. Adam is currently working on an approach to improve health outcomes at home through stress-reduction.

Adam received his dual degrees of Bachelor of Science in Cognitive Science and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, in 2017. He wrote his senior exit paper about the relationship between children’s health and technology, and introduced tech-related approaches to improve sleep outcomes for children and adolescents. Prior to joining CBE, Adam refined his research and clinical skills working in both the tech sector and professional sports industry. His work includes developing and implementing interventions to increase productivity, reduce stress, and improve recovery.

Adam has a strong interest in the overlap between biometrics, biophilia, health psychology, and industrial/organizational psychology. He aims to create more environmental solutions to influence behavioral patterns to improve health outcomes.