Publications

Journal Article
Jones, K. E., and S.E. Pierce. “Axial allometry in a neutrally buoyant environment: effects of the terrestrial aquatic transition on vertebral scaling.” Journal of Evolutionary Biology DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12809 (2016). Publisher's Version
Molnar, J.L., S.E. Pierce, B.A.S. Bhullar, A.H. Turner, and J.R. Hutchinson. “Morphological and functional changes in the vertebral column with increasing aquatic adaptation in crocodylomorphs.” Royal Society Open Science 2, no. 150439 (2015).
Cuff, A.R., M. Randau, J.J. Head, J.R. Hutchinson, S.E. Pierce, and Anjali Goswami. “Big cat, small cat: reconstructing body size evolution in living and extinct Felidae.” Journal of Evolutionary Biology DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12671 (2015). Publisher's Version
Roček, Z., R. Boistel, N. Lenoir, A. Mazurier, S.E. Pierce, J-C. Rage, S.V. Smirnov, et al.Frontoparietal bone in extinct Palaeobatrachidae (Anura): its variation and taxonomic value.” The Anatomical Record 00 (2015): 00-00. Publisher's Version
Molnar, J.L., S.E. Pierce, and J.R. Hutchinson. “An experimental and morphometric test of the relationship between vertebral morphology and joint stiffness in Nile crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus).Journal of Experimental Biology 217 (2014): 758-768. Publisher's Version
Portugal, S.J., and S.E. Pierce. “Who's looking at your data?Science Careers 10.1126/science.caredit.a1400052 (2014). Publisher's Version
Dale, V.H.M., S.E. Pierce, and S.A. May. “Benefits and limitations of an employer-led, structured logbook to promote self-directed learning in the clinical workplace.Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 40 (2013): 402-418. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., J.R. Hutchinson, and J.A. Clack. “Historical perspectives on the evolution of tetrapodomorph movement.Integrative & Comparative Biology 53 (2013): 209-223. Publisher's Version
Sanchez, S., V. Fernandez, S.E. Pierce, and P. Tafforeau. “Homogenization of sample absorption for the imaging of large and dense fossils and synchrotron microtomography.Nature Protocols 8 (2013): 1708-1717.
Stubbs, T.L., S.E. Pierce, E.J. Rayfield, and P.S.L. Anderson. “Morphological and biomechanics disparity of crocodile-line archosaurs following the end-Triassic extinction.Proceedings of the Royal Society, Biology 280 (2013). Publisher's Version
Dale, V.H.M., S.E. Pierce, and S.A. May. “Motivating factors and perceived barriers to participating in continuing professional development: A national survey of veterinary surgeons.Veterinary Record 173 (2013): 247. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., P.E. Ahlberg, J.L. Molnar, S. Sanchez, P. Tafforeau, J.R. Hutchinson, and J.A. Clack. “Vertebral architecture in the earliest stem tetrapods.” Nature 494 (2013): 226-229. Publisher's Version
Molnar, J.L., S.E. Pierce, J.A. Clack, and J.R. Hutchinson. “Idealized land-mark based geometric reconstructions of poorly preserved fossil material: a case study of an early tetrapod vertebra.Palaeontologia Electronica 15, no. 1 (2012): 1-18. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., J.A. Clack, and Hutchinson J.R. “Three-dimensional limb joint mobility in the early tetrapod Ichthyostega.” Nature 486 (2012): 523-526. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., J.A. Clack, and J.R. Hutchinson. “Comparative axial morphology in pinnipeds and its correlation with aquatic locomotory behaviour.Journal of Anatomy 219 (2011): 502-514. Publisher's Version
Baillie, S., S.E. Pierce, and S.A. May. “Fostering integrated learning and clinical professionalism using contextualized simulation in a small group role-play.Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 37 (2010): 248-253. Publisher's Version
Dale, V.H.M., S.E. Pierce, and S.A. May. “The importance of cultivating a preference for complexity in veterinarians for effective lifelong learning.Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 37 (2010): 165-171. Publisher's Version
Dale, V.H.M., S.E. Pierce, D. Palmer, and S.A. May. “The role of undergraduate research experiences in producing veterinary scientists.Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 37 (2010): 198-206. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., K.D. Angielczyk, and E.J. Rayfield. “Morphospace occupation in thalattosuchian crocodylomorphs: Skull shape variation, species delineation, and temporal patterns.Palaeontolgy 52 (2009): 1057-1097. Publisher's Version
Pierce, S.E., K.D. Angielczyk, and E.J. Rayfield. “Shape and mechanics in thalattosuchian (Crocodylomorpha) skulls: Implications for feeding behaviour and niche partitioning.” Journal of Anatomy 215 (2009): 555-576. Publisher's Version

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