Faculty profile

Laura Bea Lamb

Assistant Professor, Accounting


209 Rich Hall

Office hours

Spring 2024:
Tuesday, Thursday, 10-11 am and 2:15-3:15 pm
Wednesday, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

* In-person office hours, during which a student can schedule a phone call or a Zoom session if necessary

Join Zoom Meeting for office hours if Zoom option selected (email me ahead
of time to schedule the meeting)


By Appointment:
email laura.lamb@oswego.edu

Dr. Lamb, an alumna of SUNY Oswego, received her Ph.D. degree from the University of Scranton.  She teaches courses in financial accounting and auditing.  She earned her Certified Public Accountant license while working in public accounting at a regional public accounting firm.  Her experience working in audit, tax, and accounting services has proved invaluable to her classroom experience.
  Beta Alpha Psi Honor Society, Co-Advisor
  Accounting Society, Co-Advisor
  Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, Co-Coordinator



Dr. Lamb's research interests include, but are not limited to, accounting education, financial accounting, and auditing - specifically the psychological aspect of auditing.  Her dissertation focused on the effect of social presence on the professional skepticism of auditors in a virtual audit environment.   Along with her co-authors, Dr. Lamb published an article in Strategic Finance in 2022 entitled The SEC's EPS Initiative.  She has numerous projects in progress at the moment.

Awards and honors

Outstanding Student Award for Doctor of Philosophy in Accounting, University of Scranton

Classes taught

Spring 2024: 
ACC 302 - Intermediate Accounting II
ACC 430 - Auditing
MBA 574 - Advance Auditing