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A member of the faculty at an institution of higher learning who has attained its highest possible academic rank and possesses special knowledge in an occupation requiring special skills

professor

Academia A member of the faculty at an institution of higher learning who has attained its highest possible academic rank, who possesses special knowledge in an occupation requiring special skills. See 'Chair. '. Cf, Lecturer.
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Jenna Carpenter, professor of mathematics and statistics and associate dean for administration and strategic initiatives in Tech's College of Engineering and Science, will serve as one of those nationally recognized experts.
He joined Wesleyan University as an assistant professor of mathematics in 1958, spent 1961-2 as a research associate at Rockefeller University, followed by a year as associate professor of mathematics and philosophy at the University of Denver and two years as associate professor of philosophy at Wayne State University.
Xu, a 63-year-old associate professor of mathematics at the UO, told friends he was going to go for a hike near Cougar Reservoir on Sunday.
Its elegance and beauty have their roots in mathematics, writes Stewart, a professor of mathematics at the University of warwick.
To mitigate against this prospect a father son team, the father a professor of education and the son a professor of mathematics, pool their discipline expertise in order to create opportunities for successful learning experiences in college mathematics.
Pavel Etingof, professor of mathematics at MIT, proposed to him a shape theory problem from his own work, which Vaintrob amazingly solved within weeks.
Stephen Hawking, aged 64, Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University, said he made the "crude" system after buying Igor Stravinsky's Symphony Of Psalms in a sale.
A professor of mathematics has worked out an equation to calculate how long into a car journey it takes a child to ask: "Are we nearly there yet?
Wilfried Schmid, Professor of Mathematics, Harvard University
is Assistant professor of mathematics education in the Department of Elementary Education.
Ratiu is professor of mathematics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.
Byl, John, Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Trinity Western University, Langley, B.