David Hyndman

Francis S. & Maurine G. Johnson Distinguished University Chair
Dean of School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Professor of Geosciences
Tags: network-based modeling future climate impacts on water resource availability Remote Sensing Geophysics Hydrogeology Hydrology

Professional Preparation

PhD - Hydrogeology
Stanford University - 1995
MS - Hydrogeology
Stanford University - 1993
BS - Hydrology
University of Arizona - 1989


Combining Remote Sensing and Crop Models to Assess the Sustainability of Stakeholder‐Driven Groundwater Management in the US High Plains Aquifer 2021 - Journal Article
Cross-scale evaluation of dynamic crop growth in WRF and Noah-MP-Crop 2021 - Journal Article
Root water uptake of biofuel crops revealed by coupled electrical resistivity and soil water content measurements 2021 - Journal Article
Geophysics conquering new territories: The rise of “agrogeophysics” 2021 - Journal Article
Climate and hydrologic ensembling lead to differing streamflow and sediment yield predictions 2021 - Journal Article
Quantifying linkages between watershed factors and coastal wetland plant invasion in the US Great Lakes 2020 - Journal Article
Trends in streamflow, evapotranspiration, and groundwater storage across the Amazon Basin linked to changing precipitation and land cover 2020 - Journal Article
Effects of shifting snowmelt regimes on the hydrology of non-alpine temperate landscapes 2020 - Journal Article
Linking Agricultural Nutrient Pollution to the Value of Freshwater Ecosystem Services 2020 - Journal Article
Water quality trends under rapid agricultural expansion and enhanced in-stream interception in a hilly watershed of Eastern China 2020 - Journal Article


UT Dallas School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics [2021–Present]
Francis S. & Maurine G. Johnson Distinguished University Chair
UT Dallas [2021–Present]
Department of Geosciences [2021–Present]
Michigan State University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences [1995–2020]
Associate Editor
Groundwater [1997–2011]
Associate Editor
Water Resources Research [2000–2002]


Fellow - Geological Society of America [2006]
Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecturer in Groundwater Science - National Ground Water Association [2002]

News Articles

Geoscientist Named New Dean of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Dr. David Hyndman, a geoscientist with 25 years of experience as a researcher, educator and academic administrator, has been named dean of the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at The University of Texas at Dallas, effective Feb. 1.

Before joining UT Dallas, Hyndman was professor and chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences in the College of Natural Science at Michigan State University. He received his undergraduate degree in hydrology and water resources from the University of Arizona and his master’s and doctoral degrees in hydrogeology from Stanford University.