Graduate School
University of Texas-Austin , Geology
Graduate School
Southern Methodist University (1990), Geology

Research Interest

  • Functional morphology (mammals)
  • Mammalian paleontology
  • Medical education


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Embryology, Anatomy, and Radiology of Cervical Cysts and Cleft Lip/Palate: A Team-Based Learning Module for Medical Students.
Prange-Kiel J, Champine JG, Winkler AJ, Twickler DM, MedEdPORTAL 2016 Oct 12 10484
Forelimb anatomy of the leporid Serengetilagus from Laetoli, Tanzania: functional and taxonomic implications.
Winkler, A., D. Winkler, and T. Harrison. Hist. Biol. 2016 (1-2) 28 252-263
Fossil lagomorphs from the Potwar Plateau, Pakistan.
Winkler, A. J., L. J. Flynn, and Y. Tomida. Palaeontologia Electronica 2011 14 3 1-16
Chapter 18: Lagomorpha
A. J. Winkler, and D. M. Avery Cenozoic Mammals of Africa (L. Werdelin and W. J. Sanders, eds.), University of California Press 2010 263-305
Chapter 17: Rodentia.
Winkler, A. J., C. Denys, and D. M. Avery L. Werdelin and W. J. Sanders, eds.), Cenozoic Mammals of Africa. University of California Press, Berkeley 2010 263-305
Bone strain following application of a rigid bone plate: an in vitro study in human mandibles.
Throckmorton GS, Ellis E, Winkler AJ, Dechow PC J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 1992 Oct 50 10 1066-73; discussion 1073-4


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Honors & Awards

  • Member, UT Southwestern Academy of Teachers (SWAT)
  • University of Texas, Regent's Outstanding Teaching Award
  • Pre-Clinical Teaching Award, MSI Class
  • Outstanding Educator Award, Health Care Sciences, UT Southwestern School of Health Professions
  • Katherine Howe Muntz Award for Teaching in Anatomy, MSI Class
  • Pre-Clinical Teaching Award, MSI Class
  • Pre-Clinical Teaching Award, MSI Class

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2016)
  • American Association of Anatomists (2016)
  • American Society of Mammalogists
  • Research Professor II, Roy M. Huffington Dept. of Earth Sciences, Southern Methodist University
  • Society of Vertebrate Paleontology