McPherson, Renee

McPherson, Renee

Adjunct Associate Professor

Office: 5PP 2100
Phone: (405) 325-1272


  • B.S.     Mathematics and Meteorology with Honors, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 1987
    Senior Honor’s Thesis: University of Wisconsin severe storms intercept project: a study of a weakly forced squall line in Oklahoma
  • M.S.    Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 1991
    Thesis: Predictability experiments of a numerically modeled supercell storm
  • Ph.D.   Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 2003
    Dissertation: The impact of Oklahoma’s winter wheat belt on the mesoscale environment

Research Interests:

  • Climate Variability and Change
  • Mesoscale Meteorology
  • Applied Climatology and Meteorology
  • Land-Air-Vegetation Interactions
  • Surface Observing Systems
  • Societal Impacts of Climate and Weather

Online Research Profile:


IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
METR 3523METR 3523: Managing for a Changing ClimateT 5:00pm - 6:15pmAugust 23, 2021
METR 3523.001Managing for a Changing ClimateW 4:30-5:45August 21, 2017