Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine

Dr. Lamb is an Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of California, Irvine. Prior to this, she was a jointly appointed Development Fellow at the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future at Cornell University and the School of Civil Engineering at The University of Queensland. She holds a PhD in Tropical Marine Ecology and Fisheries Biology from James Cook University in Australia. Her research focuses on improving human and ocean health by finding solutions to minimize disease outbreaks associated with urbanization and development.

Experience

  • 2019–present
    Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine
  • 2018–2019
    Civil Engineering Development Fellow, The University of Queensland & Cornell University
  • 2016–2018
    Innovation for Impact Fellow, Cornell University & Environmental Defense Fund
  • 2014–2016
    NatureNet Science Fellow, Cornell University & The Nature Conservancy

Education

  • 2014 
    James Cook University, PhD Tropical Marine Ecology and Fisheries Biology