Aaron Daigh

Aaron Lee M. Daigh

Associate Professor

Area of Expertise: Soil and Water Sciences

Ph.D. in Soil Science and Environmental Science, Iowa State University, 2013

M.S. in Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, University of Arkansas, 2009

B.S. in Environmental, Soil and Water Science, University of Arkansas, 2007

Main Area of Focus

  • Vadose Zone Science


  • Associate Professor of Soil Physics and Hydrology, North Dakota State University, 2020-2022
  • Assistant Professor of Soil Physics, North Dakota State University, 2013-2020
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate of Drainage Water Quality, Iowa State University, 2013

Research Interests

  • Vadose Zone Hydrology
  • Chemical Fate and Transport
  • Soil Physics
  • Water Quality
  • Contamination
  • Remediation
  • Reclamation
  • Agricultural Water Management
  • Ecohydrology
  • Agronomy

Courses Taught

Current Professional Activities

  • Annual Meetings Program Planning Officer, Soil Science Society of America
  • Board of Directors – Ex Officio, Soil Science Society of America
  • Technical Editor, Agricultural and Environmental Letters
  • Associate Editor, Soil Science Society of America
  • Associate Editor, Agronomy Journal
  • Associate Editor, Urban Agriculture and Regional Food Systems
  • Associated Editor, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation


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