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).


Xuguang Wang

Professor; Presidential Research Professor

Ming Xue

Professor; Weathernews Chair; Director, CAPS

Kelvin Droegemeier

Weathernews Chair Emeritus; Vice President for Research; Regents

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Carrie, Gordon

Scientist/Researcher II

Steely, Becky

Assistant to the Director

Nuzzo, Marisa

Student Media Assistant

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Graduate Students

Loken, Eric

Ph.D. Student

Frank, Madeline

M.S. Student

Rogers, Matt

M.S. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

Zrnic, Dusan

Adjunct Professor

Grams, Heather

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Reeves, Heather

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Carr, Frederick

Professor Emeritus

Friday, Elbert

Professor Emeritus

Kimpel, James

Professor Emeritus

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