Richard Lamb

University at Buffalo

Richard Lamb

University at Buffalo

Biography

Richard Lamb joined the Department of Learning and Instruction as an associate professor. He is currently the director of the University at Buffalo Neurocognition Science Laboratory and is the program director for both the learning sciences and the educational technology programs. He earned his Ph.D. from George Mason University, College of Education and Human Development Lamb previously served as an assistant professor at Washington State University. He currently teaches courses in neuroimaging, psychophysiomeasurement, learning sciences, and cognition and learning. Previously Lamb has taught courses on advanced quantitative methods such as analysis of neuroimaging data, multilevel modeling and structural equation modeling. His research interests focus on the identification and measurement of cognitive processes engaged while using technology in the learning of science. The tools Lamb uses to complete his research are interdisciplinary and drawn from multiple fields to include neuropsychology, neuroscience, educational measurement, and computer science.