Mike Stafford - Faculty & Adjuncts

Mike Stafford, BS

Mike Stafford, BS
Instructor in Petroleum Engineering
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Petroleum Engineering
918-631-2604 Stephenson Hall Room 2300


BSc – University of Tulsa


Mike Stafford graduated from TU in 1981 with a BS in Petroleum Engineering at which time he began his career in the Petroleum Industry. His experience includes working for major oil companies, independent oil companies and consulting independently. He started at TU as an Adjunct Professor in 2011 and became Faculty Instructor in 2015. Mike is a Registered Professional Engineer and is licensed to practice engineering in the State of Oklahoma.

Teaching Interests

Drilling Engineering, Production Engineering and Formation Evaluation. Favorite is Capstone Design course for final semester seniors.

Courses Taught

  • Artificial Lift Methods
  • Drilling Lab
  • Fluid Properties
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Formation Evaluation Quiz
  • Production Engineering II Quiz
  • Production Engineering Lab
  • First Year Experience
  • Production Engineering II
  • Capstone Design
  • Independent Study
  • Special Topics in Petroleum Engineering
  • Drilling Engineering I
  • Production Engineering I

Professional Affiliations

  • Oil Capital Chapter of the API
  • Society of Petrophysists and Well Log Analysts
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers