Cavallo, Steven

Cavallo, Steven

Associate Professor

Mentoring Mindset:

A mentoring relationship is a critical resource for students to help with the challenges of:

  1. course work
  2. social and emotional growth
  3. future career development

 

Higher Education and Employment Background:

  • Associate Professor, University of Oklahoma School of Meteorology, 2017-Present
  • Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma School of Meteorology, 2011-2017
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Center for Atmospheric Research, 2009-2011
  • PhD, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2009
  • MS, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2006
  • BS, Meteorology, Florida State University, 2003
    • Summa Cum Laude; Minors in Computer Science, Physics, and Math

 

Life Defining Moments in Meteorology and Higher Education:

  • Choosing a graduate school / deciding on “life” after graduating from college.
  • Completing the first year of classes in graduate school.
  • Deciding what to do after graduate school. Stay in Academics? Private Sector? Also had a two-body decision by that point.
  • Being awarded an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship in Polar Regions Research
  • Receiving an offer from OU!