The School of Meteorology has 25 full time faculty members covering various aspects of the atmospheric sciences. The School has 33 adjunct and affiliate faculty members with the largest number associated with NOAA’s National Severe Storms Laboratory. We have a diverse array of students from around the globe including the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Australia, Korea, China, Taiwan, Norway, and Serbia. We currently have 91 graduate students and 280 undergraduate students. Our regular and emeritus faculty includes 5 endowed chairs and professorship, six Presidential Professors; three Regents Professors; three George Lynn Cross Research Professors; two Emeritus GLC Professors; one Dean; two past Presidents of the American Meteorological Society; two OU Vice Presidents (Research and Weather and Climate).


Greg McFarquhar

Director of CIMMS

Xuguang Wang

Associate Professor; Presidential Research Professor

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Shelby Hill

Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs

Nancy Campbell

Financial Administrator

Christie Upchurch

Coordinator of Graduate Programs

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Graduate Students

Addison Alford

Ph.D. Student

Bo Huang

Ph.D. Student

Matt Flournoy

M.S. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

Pam Heinselman

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Christopher Karstens

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Steve Koch

Adjunct ​Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Lance Leslie

​Professor Emeritus

James Kimpel

Professor Emeritus

Susan Postawko


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