Peer-reviewed journal articles

2020 Peter M. Yaworsky, Kenneth B. Vernon, Jerry D. Spangler, Simon C. Brewer, Brian F. Codding (2020). Advancing predictive modeling in archaeology: An evaluation of regression and machine learning methods on the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. PLOS ONE 15 (10): e0239424. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0239424

Shane J. Macfarlan, Ryan Schacht, Caroline Foley, Sydney Cahoon, Grace Osusky, Kenneth B. Vernon, Evan Tayler, Celeste Henrickson, Eric Schniter (2020). Marriage dynamics in old Lower California: Ecological constraints and reproductive value in an arid peninsular frontier. Biodemography and Social Biology 65 (2): 156–171. DOI: 10.1080/19485565.2020.1728685

Kenneth B. Vernon, Peter M. Yaworsky, Jerry D. Spangler, Simon Brewer, Brian F. Codding (2020). Decomposing habitat suitability across the forager to farmer transition. Environmental Archaeology NA (NA): NA. DOI: 10.1080/14614103.2020.1746880

2017 Kate E. Magargal, Ashley K. Parker, Kenneth B. Vernon, Will Rath, Brian F. Codding (2017). The ecology of population dispersal: Modeling alternative basin-plateau foraging strategies to explain the Numic expansion. American Journal of Human Biology 29 (4): e23000–n/a. DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23000


Book reviews

2020 Kenneth B. Vernon, Brian F. Codding (2020). Review of Oshara Revisited: The Archaic Period in Northern New Mexico by Nicholas Chapin. Journal of Anthropological Research 76 (1): 138–140. DOI: 10.1086/706946


Technical reports

2019 Jerry D. Spangler, Peter M. Yaworsky, Kenneth B. Vernon, Brian F. Codding (2019). Hisatsinom of the High Plateaus: A Class I Overview of Prehistoric Cultural Resources in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Report submitted to the Bureau of Land Management, Salt Lake City, UT.

2018 Kenneth B. Vernon, Peter M. Yaworsky, Jerry D. Spangler (2018). The Archaeology of Molen Reef, Emery County, Utah. Report submitted to the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, Salt Lake City, UT.

Brian F. Codding, Kate E. Magargal, Kenneth B. Vernon, Paul E. Allgaier, Jess Valdez, Ron Goode (2018). Preliminary Archaeological Investigations at the Jack Kirk Site, Mariposa Creek, California. Report submitted to the North Fork Mono Tribe, Mariposa Creek, CA.