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).

Faculty

Jason Furtado

Associate Professor

Office: NWC 5240 Phone: (405) 325-1391 Website: http://ifurtado.org Group: http://ifurtado.org/ Education: B.S., Meteorology and B.S., Mathematics, Lyndon State College, 2002 M.S., Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, 2005 Ph.D., Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010 Research interests:  Improving sub-seasonal and seasonal forecasts of temperature and precipitation. Enhancing our understanding of decadal-scale projections of climate/climate […]

Pierre Kirstetter

Associate Professor

Steven Cavallo

Associate Professor

Office: NWC 5349 Phone: (405) 325-2439 Web: http://weather.ou.edu/~scavallo Group: http://arctic.som.ou.edu/ B.S., Meteorology, Florida State University, 2003 M.S., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2006 Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2009

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Graduate Students

Margraf, Jacob

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Burke, Amanda

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Lenhardt, Emily

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Postdoctoral Researchers

Yang, Yue

Post Doctoral

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Wang, Youngming

Research Scientist

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Chase, Randy

Post Doctoral

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Adjunct Faculty

Gourley, Jonathan

​Adjunct Associate Professor

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Pillar-Little, Elizabeth

Research Scientist

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Zrnic, Dusan

Adjunct Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Evgeni Fedorovich

Professor; Edith Kinney Gaylord Presidential Professor

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Straka, Jerry

Professor Emeritus

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Leslie, Lance

​Professor Emeritus

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Mentors

Jeff Basara

Associate Professor

Office: NWC 5238 Phone: (405) 325-1760 Group: http://hydrometeorology.oucreate.com/ Education: B.S., Atmospheric Science, Purdue University 1994 M.S., Meteorology, University of Oklahoma 1998 Ph.D., Meteorology, University of Oklahoma 2001 Dr. Basara is an Associate Professor at the University of Oklahoma and has a joint appointment between the School of Meteorology and the School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science.  Dr. […]

Pierre Kirstetter

Associate Professor

Steven Cavallo

Associate Professor

Office: NWC 5349 Phone: (405) 325-2439 Web: http://weather.ou.edu/~scavallo Group: http://arctic.som.ou.edu/ B.S., Meteorology, Florida State University, 2003 M.S., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2006 Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2009

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