Affiliated Faculty and Staff

College of Agriculture

School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences

  • Dr. Claude Boyd – water quality and watershed management
    boydce1@auburn.edu, 334-844-4078
  • Dr. Stephen (Ash) Bullard – biological sciences
    ash.bullard@auburn.edu, 334-844-9278
  •  Dr. Ian Butts – reproductive biology and physiology of aquatic species
    iab0007@auburn.edu, 334-844-9407
  • Dr. Jesse Chappell – water quality management in aquaculture ponds
    chappj1@auburn.edu, 334-844-9209
  • Dr. Allen Davis – water quality issues affected by feeding practices in aquaculture
    davisda@auburn.edu, 334-844-9312
  • Dr. Bill Deutsch – citizens’ volunteer programs related to water resources
    deutswg@auburn.edu, 334-844-9119
  • Dr. Dennis Devries – ecology and management of freshwater and estuarine systems
    devridr@auburn.edu, 334-844-9322
  • Dr. Elise Irwin – adaptive management associated with rivers in Alabama
    irwiner@auburn.edu, 334-844-9190
  • Dr. Steve Szedlmayer – management practices of marine recreational fisheries
    szedlst@auburn.edu, 251-990-4858
  • Dr. Jeff Terhune – disease issues associated with water quality stress
    terhujs@auburn.edu, 334-844-4382
  • Dr. Richard Wallace – coastal fisheries, Alabama seafood industry development
    wallark@auburn.edu, 251-438-5690
  • Dr. Alan Wilson – aquatic ecology, water quality, harmful algal blooms
    wilson@auburn.edu, 334-844-9321
  • Dr. Rusty Wright – recreational fisheries management in Alabama
    wrighr2@auburn.edu, 334-844-9311

Department of Biosystems Engineering

  • Dr. David Blersch – engineered systems for phototrophic algal biofilms, water quality, algal biomass production
    dmb0040@auburn.edu, 334-844-3542
  • Dr. Mark Dougherty – fluid dynamics, fluid mechanics, watershed hydrology
    doughmp@auburn.edu, 334-844-4180
  • Dr. Brendan Higgins
    bth0023@auburn.edu, 530-574-1060
  • Dr. Jasmeet Lamba – sediment and nutrient management, sediment fingerprinting, watershed modeling
    jsl0005@auburn.edu, 334-844-3531
  • Dr. Puneet Srivastava – climate variability and change, droughts, animal water management, surface and groundwater modeling, water quality
    srivapu@auburn.edu, 334-844-7426

Department of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences

  • Dr. Eve Brantley – outreach programs related to water issues
    brantef@auburn.edu, 334-844-3927
  • Dr. Yucheng Feng – bacterial source tracking in contaminated watersheds
    fengyuc@auburn.edu, 334-844-3967
  • Dr. Thorsten Knappenberger – soil physics, irrigation efficiency, soil colloid transport, spatial and temporal statistics
    tjk0013@auburn.edu, 334-844-3997
  • Dr. Joey Shaw – soil pedology, geospatial applications in soil and agriculture
    shawjo@auburn.edu, 334-844-3957
  • Dr. Di Tian
    tiandi@auburn.edu, 334-844-3819
  • Dr. Matthew Waters – water quality, limnology
    mnw0018@auburn.edu, 334-844-3950
  • Dr. Amy N. Wright
    wrigham@auburn.edu, 334-844-3254

College of Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering

  • Dr Mark Barnett – water supply and distribution, chemistry, and groundwater remediation
    barnem4@auburn.edu, 334-844-6291
  • Dr. Lauren Beckingham
    leb0071@auburn.edu
  • Dr. Xing Fang – surface water quality, climate change impact, water resources engineering.
    xing.fang@auburn.edu, 334-844-8778
  • Dr. Joel Hayworth – hydrologic, geologic, chemical, and biological processes, functions, and effects within estuarine, terrestrial, and freshwater ecosystems
    jsh@auburn.edu, 334-844-7374
  • Dr. Clifford Lange – wastewater treatment and microbiological processes
    langecr@auburn.edu, 334-844-6275
  • Dr. Frances O’Donnell
    fco0002@auburn.edu, 334-844-7168
  • Dr. Jose Vaconcelos – study of unsteady, multiphase flow phenomena, numerical modeling, water quality
    jgv@auburn.edu, 334-844-6280
  • Dr. Don Zhao – water treatment processes, groundwater remediation
    zhaodon@auburn.edu, 334-844-6277

College of Science and Mathematics

Department of Biological Sciences

Department of Geology and Geography

School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences

College of Architecture, Design and Construction

  • Charlene LeBleu – landscape design related to water resources
    leblecm@auburn.edu, 334-844-4516

Auburn University at Montgomery

  • Dr. Rosine Hall – wetland biogeochemistry – Department of Biology
    hallros@auburn.edu, 334-244-3739
  • Dr. John Aho – aquatic biologist – Department of Biology
    ahojohn@auburn.edu, 334-244-3787