Thomas J. Lynn, Ph.D., P.E.

Thomas Lynn

Assistant Clinical Professor

Office: 2051 Richard A. Rula Engineering & Science Complex
P 662.325.5369
F 662.325.7189


  • Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, August 2014.
    • Dissertation: Evaluation and modeling of internal water storage performance in denitrifying bioretention systems
  • Masters, Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, December 2005.
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University of South Florida, December 2005.

Biographical Details

Thomas Lynn has worked as a Visiting Assistant and Adjunct Professor at Texas A&M University - Kingsville since 2015.  Previous to that employment he worked as a Post-Doctoral Researcher, Graduate Teaching Assistant, and Graduate Research Assistant at the University of South Florida from 2011 to 2015.  Dr. Lynn has also worked as an engineering consultant before and after receiving his Professional Engineer License in the State of Florida in 2010 and has also worked as a Surface Water Regulation Engineer.  Dr. Lynn has instructed and developed a number of courses related to civil and environmental engineering subjects.  He is a (co-)author on several peer reviewed journal publications.  He has also acted as an advisor or a mentor on a number of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral student research projects.

Teaching Interests

  • Introductory Civil and General Engineering Courses
  • Water Resources
  • Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Stormwater Management
  • Reclaimed Water
  • Potable Water Filtration

Service Interests

  • Member: American Society of Civil Engineers; Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors
  • Course and Curriculum Development
  • Journal Reviewer

Other Interests

  • Student Mentor
  • Land Development


  • Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas A&M University – Kingsville, 2018
  • American Society of Civil Engineers Outstanding Reviewer Award for the Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment, 2016