Lambe was born in Bunbury, Cheshire and educated at Eton and King's College, Cambridge. He was Head Master of Eton College from 1682 to 1690. He held livings at Raynham and Milton, Cambridgeshire. Roderick was Provost of King's College, Cambridge from 1691 until his death; and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge between 1690 and 1691.He was Dean of Ely from 1708 until his death on 29 March 1712.
- Alumni Cantabrigienses: A Biographical List of All Known Students, Graduates and Holders of Office at the University of Cambridge, from the Earliest Times to 1900, John Venn/John Archibald Venn Cambridge University Press > (10 volumes 1922 to 1953) Part II. 1752–1900 Vol. iv. Saal – Zuinglius, (1927) p476
- Clutton-Brock, Arthur (1900). Eton. London: George Bell and Sons. p. 242. ISBN 9781164638483.
- Full List of Vice-Chancellors of the University of Cambridge
- British History On-line
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