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).


Howard Bluestein

George Lynn Cross Research Professor

David Parsons

President's Associates Presidential Professor; Director Emeritus

Robert Palmer

Professor; Tommy C. Craighead Chair; Associate VP for Research

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Carrie, Gordon

Scientist/Researcher II

Campbell, Nancy

Financial Administrator

Riley, Shawn

Computer Systems Coordinator

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Graduate Students

Gesell, Ian

M.S. Student

Tinney, Emily

M.S. Student

Bell, Tyler

M.S. Student

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Adjunct Faculty

McGovern, Amy

Adjunct Professor

Doviak, Richard

Adjunct Professor

MacGorman, Donald

Adjunct Professor

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Emeritus Faculty

Crane, Robert

Professor Emeritus

Leslie, Lance

​Professor Emeritus

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