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Jennifer Lamb

Company: St. Cloud State University

Position: Associate Professor, Biology

Areas of Expertise

  • Biology
  • Herpetology
  • Wildlife Ecology and Conservation


Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Southern Mississippi.


Dr. Jennifer Lamb joined the St. Cloud State Department of Biology in August 2018. Her scholarly work is focused on the ecology, natural history, behavior, and conservation of amphibians and reptiles. Her research group uses a variety of approaches, including genetic tools, to answer questions in these fields. Dr. Lamb's research has been published in several peer-reviewed publications. To learn more about her research, visit her lab group's website:


She teaches courses in biology at the undergraduate and graduate level, including Zoology, Conservation and Management of Animals, Comparative Animal Behavior, Herpetology, Careers in Ecology and Evolution, along with others. Dr. Lamb also collaborates with individuals within and outside of St. Cloud State to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion in science.