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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

LAUREL GREENWAY LAMBERT

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NUTRITION & HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
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LENOIR HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7371
Joined UM: 06/29/2006

Areas of Expertise

  • CHILD NUTRITION
  • CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAMS
  • CHILDHOOD OBESITY
  • FOOD CULTURE
  • HEALTH BEHAVIOR
  • HEALTHY NUTRITION
  • NUTRITION
  • NUTRITION AND FOODS
  • NUTRITION AND FOODS, IMPROVING EATING HABITS
  • SCHOOL WELLNESS POLICIES
  • STUDY ABROAD
  • WELLNESS

Brief Bio

Laurel Lambert is a registered/licensed dietitian and Associate Professor of Dietetics and Nutrition in the Nutrition & Hospitality Management Department. Dr. Lambert received her undergraduate dietetics degree at the Eastern Michigan University and her masters and PhD in Food and Nutrition at the University of Southern Mississippi in 2000. Upon graduation she served as assistant professor at the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho, before taking the position at the University of Mississippi.Dr. Lambert worked for 11 years in healthcare as a dietitian and Food Service Director. Since 1997 she has conducted research primarily in child nutrition programs investigating school meal operations and more recently the incorporation of school wellness policies.

Degrees

BS
DIETETICS
EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY/YPSILANTI, MICHIGAN (1986)
MS
INSTITUTION MANAGEMENT
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI/ HATTIESBURG MISSISSIPPI (1995)
PHD
NUTRITION
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI/ HATTIESBURG MISSISSIPPI (2000)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
University Standing Committee
University Standing Committee
University Standing Committee