Assistant Professor of Health and Kinesiology, The University of Texas at Tyler, 1987-1992. Saint Louis University since 1992, tenured and promoted to Associate Professor in 1998. Assistant and then Associate Dean for Research 1999-2010, Associate Dean for Administration 2010-2012. Acting Dean April-August, 2012.
Research Productivity, Governance in Higher Education
Siler, W.L. (1996). In jeopardy: Football helmet manufacturers and wearers. In (C.E. Quirk, Ed.) Sports and the law (pp 8-10. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc.
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:
Kilgore, C., Richter, R., Sayre-Stanhope, D., & Siler, W.L. (2008). Psychosocial issues in primary care physician assistant practice: A descriptive study. The Journal of Physician Assistant Education, 19(4), 4-13.
Richter, R.R., Schlomer, S.L., Krieger, M.M., & Siler, W.L. (2008). Journal publication productivity in academic physical therapy programs in the United States and Puerto Rico from 1998 to 2002. Physical Therapy, 88(3), 376-386.
Siler, W.L., & Royeen, C.B. (2007). Guiding principles in a merger of Allied Health and Nursing schools. Journal of Allied Health, 36(1), 24-29.
Siler, W.L., Koch, N.Q., & Frese, E.M. (1999). The path utilized affects the distance walked in the 12-minute walk test. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy, 10(3), 80-83.
Siler, W.L., Jorgensen, A.L., & Norris, R.A. (1997). Grasping the handrails during treadmill walking does not alter sagittal plane kinematics. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 78, 393-398.
Siler, W.L. (1993). Is running style and economy affected by wearing respiratory apparatus? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 25, 260-264.
Siler, W.L., & Martin, P.E. (1991). Changes in running pattern during a treadmill run to volitional exhaustion: A comparison of fast and slower runners. International Journal of Biomechanics, 7, 12-28.
Martin, P.E., Siler, W.L., & Hoffman, D. (1990). Electromyographic analysis of bow string release by highly skilled archers. Journal of Sport Sciences, 8, 215-221.
Martin, P.E., Mungiole, M., & Siler, W.L. (1988). Body and bow stability of experienced archers. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 20, S83.
Siler, W.L., & Martin, P.E. (1985). Mechanisms of segment interactions during human movement. Journal of Biomechanics, 19, 487.
Non-Peer Reviewed Articles:
Siler, W.L., & Randolph, D.S. (July 21, 2006). A clinical look at clinical doctorates. Chronicle of Higher Education, LII(46), B12. Reprinted in Audiology Today, 19(1), 22-23.