1997, Postdoctoral Fellow, NMNH, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
1994, Ph.D. in Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara
1989, M.A. in Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara
1980, B.A. in Physical Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara
RESEARCH INTERESTS: Skeletal biology, bioarchaeology, paleopathology, prehistoric warfare; North America, Peru
Dr. Lambert is a specialist in New World bioarchaeology with research interests in prehistoric warfare and its causes, ancient disease, the biological impacts of gender roles, and the health consequences of social and economic transitions. She has conducted research in California, the Great Basin, the Southeast, the Southwest, north coastal Peru, and Iceland. Her work has been published in a number of academic journals, including American Antiquity, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Current Anthropology, Evolutionary Anthropology, Latin American Antiquity, and Nature.