Professor

Professor: After at least five years, an associate professor can apply for a promotion to the rank of a professor. The decision is based on the scholarly contributions of the applicant, in terms of publications and theses and dissertations supervised.

Academic duties of associate professors and professors are nearly the same as assistant professors. However, only associate professors and professors can assume senior administrative posts like a department chair, a college vice dean, and a college dean.

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Igor Aleksander - Life and Work
... in 1968 as a reader in Electronics and then to Brunel University as a professor in 1974 ... took up a chair at Imperial College London as professor of the Management of Information Technology ... He became Head of Electrical Engineering and was Gabor Professor of Neural Systems Engineering at Imperial College from 1988 to his retirement in 2002 ...
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... Jeffrey Garten, Juan Trippe professor of international trade, finance and business, and former dean of Yale School of Management Jeffrey Hackney, legal academic and former Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford ... Hoffman, professor of aeronautics and astronautics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Jeffrey Rosen, professor of law at George Washington University Law School Jeffrey ...
Yitzchok Levine
... Yitzchok (or Lawrence E.) Levine is a professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey ... During the 2000-01 academic year Professor Levine was a Visiting Professor in the Department of Mathematical Science at the United States Military Academy at West ...
Johann Friedrich Gmelin - Career
... In 1769, Gmelin became an adjunct professor of medicine at University of Tübingen ... In 1773 he became professor of philosophy and adjunct professor of medicine at University of Göttingen ... He was promoted to full professor of medicine and professor of chemistry, botany and mineralogy in 1778 ...

Famous quotes containing the word professor:

    “The room’s very hot, with all this crowd,” the Professor said to Sylvie. “I wonder why they don’t put some lumps of ice in the grate? You fill it with lumps of coal in the winter, you know, and you sit round it and enjoy the warmth. How jolly it would be to fill it now with lumps of ice, and sit round it and enjoy the coolth!”
    Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898)

    Well, sweet buttercup? Now that I’m here and see what’s to be had, I shall dally in the valley, and believe me I can dally.
    A. Edward Sullivan, U.S. screenwriter. Professor Quail (W.C. Fields)

    What avail all your scholarly accomplishments and learning, compared with wisdom and manhood? To omit his other behavior, see what a work this comparatively unread and unlettered man wrote within six weeks. Where is our professor of belles-lettres, or of logic and rhetoric, who can write so well?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)