assistant professor
noun Date: 1827 a member of a college or university faculty who ranks above an instructor and below an associate professorassistant professorship noun

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  • assistant professor — ☆ assistant professor n. a college teacher ranking above an instructor and below an associate professor …   English World dictionary

  • Assistant Professor — Professur (von lat. profiteri in der Bedeutung „sich öffentlich als Lehrer zu erkennen geben“) bezeichnet im deutschen Sprachraum primär eine Funktion im Lehrkörper einer Hochschule. Professor oder Professorin ist die Amtsbezeichnung eines… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • assistant professor — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms assistant professor : singular assistant professor plural assistant professors a teacher at a US college or university who is above the level of instructor and below the level of associate professor …   English dictionary

  • assistant professor — noun a teacher or lower rank than an associate professor • Hypernyms: ↑professor, ↑prof * * * noun, pl ⋯ sors [count] : a teacher at a U.S. college or university who has a rank above an instructor and below an associate professor * * * asˌsistant …   Useful english dictionary

  • assistant professor — assistant professorship. a teacher in a college or university who ranks above an instructor and below an associate professor. [1850 55, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • assistant professor — as.sistant pro fessor n the lowest rank of ↑professor at an American university …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • assistant professor — as,sistant pro fessor noun count * a teacher at a U.S. college or university who is above the level of INSTRUCTOR and below the level of ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • assistant professor — n. member of a staff at a university whose classification is above instructor and below an associate professor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • assistant professor — noun N. Amer. an academic ranking immediately below an associate professor …   English new terms dictionary

  • assistant professor — noun (C) the lowest rank of professor (2) at an American university …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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