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 (adjunct and affiliate policy can be found here) 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).


Steven Cavallo

Associate Professor

Jens Redemann

Director, School of Meteorology; Mark and Kandi McClasland Professor

Michael Richman

Professor; Edith Kinney Gaylord Presidential Professor

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Gebauer, Kathryn

Scientific Editor, Boundary-Layer Meteorology

Barnhill, Debbie

Staff Assistant II

Carney, Matt

​Instrumentation Tech

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Graduate Students

McAuliffe, Joel

M.S. Student

Schroers, Melanie

M.S. Student

Lis, Nathan

M.S. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

Jung, Youngsun

​Adjunct Associate Professor

Karstens, Christopher

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Grams, Heather

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Leslie, Lance

​Professor Emeritus

Postawko, Susan


Brock, Fred

Professor Emeritus

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