Thomas M. Greiner, Ph.D., M.A.H.C.P.
Associate Professor
Anatomist
Full Member of UW-L Graduate Faculty
Physical Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse


Education:

  • Ph.D., Biological Anthropology, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1994
  • M.A., Anthropology, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1988
  • A.B., Anthropology, University of Chicago, 1983

Research Interests:

  • Human Paleontology
  • Evolutionary Theory
  • Comparative Anatomy
  • Functional Morphology and Biomechanics
  • Biometric Analysis
  • Anthropometry
  • Computer Operation

Teaching Specialties:

  • Human Anatomy and Human Embryology
  • Neuroanatomy, Radiology, Cross Sectional Anatomy, Comparative Anatomy, Human Paleontology, Statistical Methods
  • Locomotor Biomechanics and Functional Anatomy

Honors and Awards:

  • International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics (i-FAB) Consensus on Descriptive Terminology Leader
  • New York Chiropractic College Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Scholarly Activity. 2004
  • Research Presented through a Radio Interview on Science Update, produced by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. August 16, 1999
  • Research Cited as a Scientific Breakthrough. "These Butts Were Made for Walking" Discover 1998(Nov.): 32
  • Dissertation Year Fellowship. Department of Anthropology, SUNY-Binghamton. 1992
  • Sigma Xi, Grant-in-Aide of Research. 1986
  • University Fellowship. Department of Anthropology, SUNY-Binghamton. 1985

Professional Memberships:

  • American Association of Physical Anthropologists
  • International Society of Biomechanics
  • American Association of Anatomists
  • Paleoanthropology Society
  • International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Community
  • Sigma XI, the Scientific Research Honor Society
  • National Center for Science Education
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science

Thomas M. Greiner, Ph.D.
4065 Health Science Center
Department of Health Professions - Physical Therapy Program
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
1725 State Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-8476
Fax: (608) 785-8460
Email: tgreiner@uwlax.edu.htm


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