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).


Evgeni Fedorovich

Professor; Edith Kinney Gaylord Presidential Professor

McFarquhar, Greg

Professor; Director of CIMMS

Petra Klein

Executive Associate Dean

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Barnhill, Debbie

Staff Assistant II

Carrie, Gordon

Scientist/Researcher II

Holcomb, Ben

IT Specialist

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Graduate Students

Johnson, Marcus

Ph.D. Student

Christian, Jordan

Ph.D. Student

Sandmael, Thea

Ph.D. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

Stensrud, David

Adjunct Professor

Kain, Jack

Adjunct Associate Professor

Ryzhkov, Alexander

Adjunct Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Kimpel, James

Professor Emeritus

Leslie, Lance

​Professor Emeritus

Morrissey, Mark

Professor Emeritus

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