HANNAH J. HAYNIE

Hannah J. Haynie

Human Dimensions of Natural Resources
Colorado State University
1480 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523

haynie at rams dot colostate dot edu

Education and Employment

2016- Postdoctoral Fellow, Language Diversity and Cultural Evolution, Colorado State University.
2012-2015 Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer, Linguistics, Yale University.
2012 Ph.D., Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley.
Dissertation: Studies in the history and geography of California languages
Committee: Andrew Garrett (chair), Leanne Hinton, Johanna Nichols
2007 Master of Arts, Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley.
2003 Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Geography and minor in Linguistics, Dartmouth College.
 
 

Publications

2018 With Patrick H. Kavanagh, Bruno Vilela, Ty Tuff, Matheus Lima-Ribero, Russell D. Gray, Carlos A. Botero, and Michael C. Gavin. Hindcasting Global Population Densities Reveals Forces Enabling the Origin of Agriculture. Nature Human Behavior 2: 478-484.
With Michael C. Gavin, Patrick H. Kavanagh, Claire Bowern, Carol Ember, Russell D. Gray, Fiona M. Jordan, Kathryn R. Kirby, Geoff Kushnick, Bobbi S. Low, Bruno Vilela, and Carlos A. Botero. The Global Geography of Human Subsistence. Royal Society Open Science.
2017 Language Geography. Oxford Bibliographies in Linguistics
2016 With Claire Bowern. Phylogenetic Approach to the Evolution of Color Term Systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113(48):13666-13671.
2014 Deep Relationships Among California Languages. Diachronica 31:401-447.
Wanderwörter in Languages of the Americas and Australia. Ampersand 1:1-18.
Geography and Spatial Analysis in Historical Linguistics. Language and Linguistics Compass 8:344-357.
With Claire Bowern, Catherine Sheard, Barry Alpher, Patience Epps, Jane Hill, and Patrick McConvell. Loan and Inheritance Patterns in Hunter-Gatherer Ethnobiological Systems. Journal of Ethnobiology 34(2):195-227.
With Claire Bowern and Hannah LaPalombara. Sound Symbolism in the Languages of Australia. PLoS ONE 94(4): e92852. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0092852.
2012 With Thera Crane, Donna Fenton, Shira Katseff, Russell Lee-Goldman, Ruth Rouvier, and Dominic Yu (eds.) Proceedings of the Thirty-Third Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society. Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Linguistics Society.
2008 With Charles Chang (eds.) Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.
With Magilligan, F.J.and Nislow, K. Channel Adjustments to Dams in the Connecticut River Basin: Implications for Forested Mesic Watersheds. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 98:267-284.
 
 

Manuscripts

In Preparation Drivers of Geographic Patterns of North American Language Diversity
Pathways to Social Inequality
Grambank: A Global Database of Language Structures
The Geography and Evolution of Land Tenure in Bantu
Spatial Analysis and the Evidence for a Northern California Sprachbund
 
 

Presentations

With Marco Túlio Pacheco Coelho, Elisa Barreto, Patrick H. Kavanagh, Simon J. Greenhill, Claire Bowern, Kathrin R. Kirby, Robert Colwell, Russell D. Gray, Thiago Rangel, Nicholas Evans, and Michael C. Gavin. Drivers of Geographic Patterns of North American Language Diversity. Cultural Evolution Society Meeting, Tempe, Arizona, October 24.
With Patrick H. Kavanagh, Fiona M. Jordan, Carol R. Ember, Russell D. Gray, Simon J. Greenhill, Kathryn R. Kirby, Geoff Kushnick, Bobbi S. Low, Ty Tuff, Bruno Vilela, Carlos A. Botero, and Michael C. Gavin. Pathways to Social Inequality. Cultural Evolution Society Meeting, Tempe, Arizona, October 23.
With Bruno Vilela, Trevor Fristoe, Ty Tuff, Patrick Kavanagh, Russell D. Gray, Michael C. Gavin, and Carlos A. Botero. Domesticates' Ecological Niches Limited the Historical Transmission of Farming. Cultural Evolution Society Meeting, Tempe, Arizona, October 24.
2017 With Hedvig Skirgård. Practical Considerations for Using Data Across Multiple Typological Datasets. Association for Linguistic Typology 12, Canberra, ACT, Australia, December 15.
With Patrick H. Kavanagh, Bruno Vilela, Ty Tuff, Carlos A. Botero, and Michael C. Gavin. Global Patterns of Agricultural Intensity Reflect Environmental Adaptation. Cultural Evolution Society Inaugural Meeting, Jena, Germany, September 14.
With Patrick Kavanagh, Bruno Vilela, Ty Tuff, Matheus Lima-Ribero, Russell D. Gray, Carlos Botero, and Michael C. Gavin. Hindcasting Population Densities Reveals Forces Driving the Origin of Agriculture. Cultural Evolution Society Inaugural Meeting, Jena, Germany, September 14.
With Bruno Vilela, Ty Tuff, Patrick Kavanagh, Trevor Fristoe, Carlos Botero, Michael Gavin, and Russell Gray. The Tempo and Mode of Human Climate Niche Evolution. Cultural Evolution Society Inaugural Meeting, Jena, Germany, September 15.
With Ty Tuff, Bruno Vilela, Trevor Fristoe, Russell D. Gray, Patrick Kavanagh, Michael Gavin, and Carlos Botero. How Did the Ideas and Technology of Farming Spread So Quickly? Cultural Evolution Society Inaugural Meeting, Jena, Germany, September 15.
With Quentin Atkinson, Damian Blasi, Wolfgang Barth, Remco Bouckaert, Claire Bowern, Thiago Chacon, Jeremy Collins, Michael Dunn, Nicholas Evans, Robert Forkel, Simon Greenhill, Harald Hammarström, Martin Haspelmath, Stephen Levinson, Mattis List, Luke Maurits, Kyla Quinn, Outi Vesakoski, and Russell Gray. The Glottobank Project: A Global Language Database Cultural Evolution Society Inaugural Meeting, Jena, Germany, September 15.
Modeling Linguistic Diversity: From Micro-Scale Correlates to Macro-Scale Processes. University of Turku Department of Biology and Faculty of Humanities Joint Lecture, Turku, Finland, September 7.
2016 Exploring Areality in the Sound Systems of North America's Pacific Coast.Workshop on Areal Phonology, Delmenhorst, Germany, July 5.
With Patrick H. Kavanagh, Michael C. Gavin, Claire Bowern, Bobbi S. Low, Carlos A. Botero, Geoff Kushnick, Carol R. Ember, Fiona M. Jordan, and Russell D. Gray. The Global Geography of Subsistence Strategies. Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 30.
2014 Sound Symbolism in Australian Languages. Dartmouth College Department of Linguistics Colloquium, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 16.
With Claire Bowern and Hannah LaPalombara. Is Sound Symbolism Universal? Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 3.
With Claire Bowern and Amalia Skilton. Lexical Stability and Kinship Patterns in Australian Languages. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 3.
2013 Interpreting Spatial Patterns in Linguistic Data. Language Diversity Congress, Groningen, Netherlands, July 18.
A Geographical Re-examination of the Northern California Linguistic Area. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Boston, Massachusetts, January 5.
With Claire Bowern, Patience Epps, Jane Hill, and Catherine Sheard. On Drugs, Wildcats, and Eagles: Loan and Inheritance Patterns in Hunter-Gatherer Ethnobiological Systems. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Boston, Massachusetts, January 4.
2012 Sierra Miwok Language Ecology. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Portland, Oregon, January 8.
2011 The Geographic Dimension of Linguistic Diversity within the Eastern Miwok Family. Language in Space Workshop: Geographic Perspectives on Language Diversity and Diachrony , Boulder, Colorado, July 24.
Linguistic Landscapes of the Sierra Nevada. Bancroft Library Round Table, Berkeley, California, April 21.
Language Geography in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, April 15.
With Amy Campbell, Andrew Garrett, Justin Spence, Ronald Sprouse, and John Sylak. Restructuring Access: The Creation of an Online California Language Archive. Second International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation, Manoa, Hawaii, February 12.
With Amy Campbell, Andrew Garrett, Justin Spence, Ronald Sprouse, and John Sylak. Geographic Metadata in the Berkeley Language Archives, Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January 9.
A Geographic Approach to the Internal Diversity of Eastern Miwok,Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January 9.
2009 A Computational Assessment of Deep Relationships among California Languages. Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas Summer Conference, Berkeley, California, July 18.
Null Complement Anaphora: Why Syntax Matters. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, San Francisco, California, January 8.
2008 With Charles Chang, Shira Katseff, Russell Lee-Goldman, Marta Piqueras-Brunet, and Yao Yao. A web-accessible dictionary of Southeastern Pomo. 18th International Congress of Linguistics, Seoul, South Korea, July 21.
Question Formation in Southeastern Pomo. Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas, Chicago, Illinois, January 4.
2004 With Francis J. Magilligan and Keith Nislow. Hydrologic Impacts of Impoundment: A Watershed Perspective. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March.
2003 With Francis J. Magilligan, Keith Nislow, and Rebecca Manners. "At-a-Station and Reach Scale Adjustments to Hydrologic Changes by Dam. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, March.
 
 

Teaching

2015 Lecturer, Spring Semester, Linguistics 009 (Language in America), Yale University.
2014 Lecturer, Summer session, Linguistics S105 (Language in America), Yale University.
2013 Lecturer, Spring semester, Linguistics 241b/641b (Field Methods), Yale University.
2012 Lecturer, Fall semester, Linguistics 112a/512a (Historical Linguistics), Yale University.
Graduate Student Instructor, Spring semester, Linguistics 115 (Morphology and Phonology), University of California, Berkeley.
2011 Reader, Summer Session, Linguistics 100 (Introduction to Linguistic Science), University of California, Berkeley.
2010 Graduate Student Instructor, Spring semester, Linguistics 100 (Introduction to Linguistic Science), University of California, Berkeley.
2007 Graduate Student Instructor, Spring semester, Linguistics 5 (Language and Linguistics), University of California, Berkeley.
2006 Graduate Student Instructor, Fall semester, Linguistics 155AC (Native America Meets the Europeans), University of California, Berkeley.
 

Research Assistantships

2011 Graduate Student Researcher, Survey of California and other Indian Languages, Supervisor: Andrew Garrett, University of California, Berkeley.
2007-2009 Graduate Student Researcher, Survey of California and other Indian Languages, Supervisor: Andrew Garrett, University of California, Berkeley.
Summer 2009 Graduate Student Researcher, Berkeley Language Mapping Project, Supervisors: Lev Michael and Johanna Nichols, University of California, Berkeley.
Summer 2010 Graduate Student Researcher, Survey of California and other Indian Languages, Supervisor: Andrew Garrett, University of California, Berkeley.
 
 

Awards

2011 Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, University of California, Berkeley.
2011 Student Abstract Award Runner-Up, Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting.
2011 Student Scholarship, International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation.
2010-2011 Bancroft Library Study Award, University of California, Berkeley.
2009 Dean's Normative Time Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley.
2008 Graduate Division Summer Grant, University of California, Berkeley.
2003 Reds Wolman Student Research Award, Association of American Geographers Geomorphology Specialty Group.
 
 

Service

2017 Organizer, Design Principles and Comparison of Typological Databases, Association for Linguistic Typology 12th Meeting, Canberra, Australia, December 15.
2011 Organizer, Language in Space Workshop for Geographic Perspectives on Language Diversity and Diachrony, LSA Linguistic Institute Workshop, Boulder, Colorado, July 23-24.
2010 Mentor (Mono), Breath of Life Workshop for California Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley.
2007-2008 Graduate student representative to the faculty meeting, Department of Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley.
2007 Organizer, 26th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, April 27-29.
Organizer, 33rd Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society, University of California, Berkeley, February 9-11.
2006 Mentor (Palaihnihan), Breath of Life Workshop for California Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley.
2005 Assistant, Workshop on Identity in Ellipsis, University of California, Berkeley.