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


High resolution spatially explicit nutrient source models for the Lower Peninsula of Michigan 2015 - Journal Article
Linking fecal bacteria in rivers to landscape, geochemical, and hydrologic factors and sources at the basin scale 2015 - Journal Article
Quantifying beaver dam dynamics and sediment retention using aerial imagery, habitat characteristics, and economic drivers 2015 - Journal Article
Electrical imaging and fluid modeling of convective fingering in a shallow water-table aquifer 2014 - Journal Article
Impacts of projected changes in climate on hydrology 2014 - Book
Improved methods for satellite-Based groundwater storage estimates: A decade of monitoring the high plains aquifer from space and ground observations 2014 - Journal Article
Predicting flow and transport in highly heterogeneous alluvial aquifers 2014 - Journal Article
WRF model sensitivity to land surface model and cumulus parameterization under short-term climate extremes over the Southern great plains of the United States 2014 - Journal Article
Evaluating Temporal and Spatial Variations in Recharge and Streamflow Using the Integrated Landscape Hydrology Model (ILHM) 2013 - Book Chapter
Examining Watershed Processes Using Spectral Analysis Methods Including the Scaled-Windowed Fourier Transform 2013 - Book


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.