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Dr. Joleah Lamb

University of California, Irvine

Dr. Lamb is 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. Dr. Lamb is ultimately interested in promoting the conservation of ecosystem health by valuing the economic benefits of services provided by nature and offering practical solutions for managing the balance between development and the maintenance of natural areas. She has extensive experience working on coral reefs in Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia and the Philippines.