Amy McGovern

Amy McGovern

Professor of Computer Science, University of Oklahoma

Dr. Amy McGovern is a Lloyd G. and Joyce Austin Presidential Professor in the School of Computer Science and in the School of Meteorology at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. McGovern is also the director of the NSF AI Institute for Research on Trustworthy AI in Weather, Climate, and Coastal Oceanography. Her research focuses on developing and applying trustworthy AI and machine learning methods primarily for severe weather phenomena. 

Dr. McGovern received her doctorate in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2002 and was a senior postdoctoral research associate at the University of Massachusetts until joining the University of Oklahoma in January, 2005. She received her master's degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (1998) and her bachelor's degree with honors from Carnegie Mellon University (1996).  

Dr. McGovern is a fellow of the American Meteorological Society.