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).


Berrien Moore III

Cheasapeake Professor of METR; Dean, College of Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences; Director, NWC

Office: NWC 3630 Phone: (405) 325-3095 Web: BS in Mathematics, University of North Carolina, 1963 PhD in Mathematics, University of Virginia 1969

Pierre Kirstetter

Associate Professor

Robert Palmer

Professor; Tommy C. Craighead Chair; Associate VP for Research

Office: 3PP 187 Phone: (405) 325-6319 Website: Education: B.S.,  Electrical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 1984 M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 1989 Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 1989 Research Interests: Application of Array/Signal Processing Techniques to Weather Radar Problems Development of Novel Phased Array Radars for Weather Observations Studies of Meteorological Phenomena Using Doppler […]

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Flynn, Connor

Senior Research Associate


Carrie, Gordon

Scientist/Researcher II

Office: NWC5416 Phone: 325-3791

Carney, Matt

​Instrumentation Tech

Office: NWC 5335

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Xu Lu stands before a nature backdrop

Lu, Xu

Post Doctoral


Feng, Jie

Post Doctoral


Chandramouli, Krishnamoorthy

Post Doctoral


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Adjunct Faculty

Hu, Xiao-Ming

Adjunct Associate Professor


Schuur, Terry

Adjunct Associate Professor


Yu, Tian

Adjunct Professor


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Emeritus Faculty

Leslie, Lance

​Professor Emeritus


Snow, John

Professor, Dean Emeritus


Friday, Elbert

Professor Emeritus


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