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


Interactions between sorption and biodegradation: Exploring bioavailability and pulsed nutrient injection efficiency 2003 - Journal Article
Biocurtain design using reactive transport models 2002 - Journal Article
Development, operation, and long-term performance of a full-scale biocurtain utilizing bioaugmentation 2002 - Journal Article
Evaluating behavior of oxygen, nitrate, and sulfate during recharge and quantifying reduction rates in a contaminated aquifer 2002 - Journal Article
Modelling the impact of historical land uses on surface-water quality using groundwater flow and solute-transport models 2002 - Journal Article
Simulation of microbial transport and carbon tetrachloride biodegradation in intermittently-fed aquifer columns 2002 - Journal Article
Identifying potential land use - Derived solute sources to stream baseflow using ground water models and GIS 2001 - Journal Article
Hydraulic characterization and design of a full-scale biocurtain 2000 - Journal Article
Inferring the relation between seismic slowness and hydraulic conductivity in heterogeneous aquifers 2000 - Journal Article
Temporal variations in parameters reflecting terminal-electron-accepting processes in an aquifer contaminated with waste fuel and chlorinated solvents 2000 - 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.