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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The position of a faculty member of the highest academic rank at an institution of higher education usually dividing his time between scholarship and lecturing and teaching mainly advanced students

Usage examples (37)
  • A fixed-term professorship with the status of a civil servant is available for three years.
  • The path to full professorship is difficult enough, without having to publish twice as many papers in order to compete with male peers.
  • In the end, a professorship is a job like any other.
  • In the foreign Universities a professorship is a high thing. for more
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