David Quanrud

Assistant Professor of Practice

Chair, Arid Lands Resource Sciences GIDP

Arid Lands


My research interests include water reclamation and reuse; transport and fate of contaminants in engineered and natural systems; and water resources in drylands.


RNR150C1 – Sustainable Earth

RNR 384 Natural Resource Management Practices

WSM468/568 - Wildland Water Quality

WSM696A - Water Pollution and Ecological Impacts

ARL642 - Use and Management of Arid Lands

ARL565 - Physical Aspects of Arid Lands



  • PhD, 2000, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • MS, 1995, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • BS, 1985, Iowa State University, Ames, IA