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).


David Parsons

President's Associates Presidential Professor; Director Emeritus

Scott Salesky

Assistant Professor

Berrien Moore III

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

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Nuzzo, Marisa

Student Media Assistant

Upchurch, Christie

Coordinator of Graduate Programs

Steely, Becky

Assistant to the Director

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Graduate Students

Griffin, Casey

Ph.D. Student

Phoenix, Daniel

Ph.D. Student

Chasteen, Manda

Ph.D. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

Gao, Jidong

Adjunct Associate Professor

Ryzhkov, Alexander

Adjunct Professor

Brewster, Keith

Adjunct Associate Professor

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Emeritus Faculty