endowed professorship

A university or academic appointment that is supported fully/partly by the income of an endowment, which is usually awarded to a person who is already a fully-tenured professor

endowed professorship

Chair Academia A university or academic appointment supported by income from an endowment, usually awarded to a person who is already a fully-tenured professor. See Professor. Cf 'Chair. '.
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Along with naming the Wood Sales Leadership Center, the gift establishes an endowed professorship in sales, supports student travel to national sales competitions and creates the largest scholarship endowment in the history of the business college.
Thomas in Houston and also held the Cullen Endowed Professorship of Economics at the same university.
In 2012, a gift from Blackfoot established the Mandeville Endowed Professorship in Accounting at Carroll College in Helena.
The center will hold seminars on topics of interest to the late senator, provide training for those interested in public service and public policy law, and have an endowed professorship, among many other activities.
NYSE: FTK) this morning, in conjunction with the Company's New York City Investor Day, announced the funding of an endowed professorship in oilfield chemistry at Texas A&M University as well as provided an update on third quarter operations.
Fundraising for an endowed professorship of $1 million is underway.
The initiative consist an endowed professorship, scholarship money for undergraduate and graduate students and $3.
Dempsey not only supported the industry via his involvement in regulation, but also contributed an endowed professorship he and his wife funded at the University of Florida.
announced that Terri Gonzales-Kreisman, professor of business and technology and coordinator of the legal secretary certificate program, was the 2012 recipient of the annual Seymour Weiss Endowed Professorship for Excellence in Teaching Award, the highest honor the college bestows upon its faculty.
Farnsworth Professor in Pharmacognosy Endowed Professorship, which is chaired by Prof.
Warren, who holds an endowed professorship at Harvard Law School, came up with the idea for the consumer agency.
UC Davis will also dedicate an endowed professorship to Rosenfeld.