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).


Evgeni Fedorovich

Professor; Edith Kinney Gaylord Presidential Professor

Guifu Zhang


Xuguang Wang

Professor; Presidential Research Professor; Robert Lowry Chair Professor

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Barnhill, Debbie

Staff Assistant II

Flynn, Connor

Senior Research Associate

Riley, Shawn

Computer Systems Coordinator

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Graduate Students

Huang, Bo

Ph.D. Student

Shenoy, Vivek

M.S. Student

Rogers, Matt

M.S. Student

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Johnson, Aaron

Research Scientist

Smith, Elizabeth

Post Doctoral

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Adjunct Faculty

Grams, Heather

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Ziegler, Conrad

Adjunct Assistant Professor

MacGorman, Donald

Adjunct Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Snow, John

Professor, Dean Emeritus

Morrissey, Mark

Professor Emeritus

Kimpel, James

Professor Emeritus

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