What is academician?

  • (noun): An educator who works at a college or university.
    Synonyms: academic, faculty member
    See also — Additional definitions below


The title Academician denotes a Full Member of an art, literary, or scientific academy. In many countries, it is an honorary title. However, in some other systems, like Academy of Sciences of USSR it gave very real privileges and administrative responsibilities for funding allocation and research priorities.

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Hayashi Gakusai - Academician
... This evolution developed in part from the official Hayashi schema equating samurai with the cultured governing class (although the samurai were largely illiterate at the beginning of the Tokugawa shogunate) ... The Hayashi helped to legitimize the role of the militaristic bakufu at the beginning of its existence ...
Academician - Finland
... In Finland, "Academician" (Finnish akateemikko) is an honorary title and the President of the Republic nominates the Academicians ... There can be 12 Finnish Academicians representing science and scholarly pursuits and eight Academicians representing fine arts and literature at the same time ... has no organizational connection to Finnish Academicians ...
Sultan Idris University Of Education - Notable Alumni - Academia
... Pendeta Za'ba - Academician, Grammarian, Known as the Father of the Modern Malay Language Aminuddin Baki - Academician, Education reformer, Chief Advisor for Education Awang Had Salleh ...
Moscow-Cassiopeia - Cast
... (Special Service Executive) Vasili Merkuryev as academician Blagovidov Lev Durov as academician Filatov Yuri Medvedev as academician Ogon-Duganovsky Pyotr Merkuryev as academician Kurochkin ...
Nanjing University Of Technology - Notable Alumni
... February, 1924 -), expert in petrochemical catalysis, and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering ... and pharmaceutical chemistry, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences ... in molecular reaction dynamics and catalytic reaction, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences ...

More definitions of "academician":

  • (noun): Someone elected to honorary membership in an academy.
  • (noun): A scholar who is skilled in academic disputation.
    Synonyms: schoolman