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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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Shabazz also served at Lincoln University (1998-2000) in Pennsylvania as chair and associate professor of mathematics and computer science, the Tuskegee Institute (1956-1957) as assistant professor of mathematics, and at Clark Atlanta University (1957-1963; 1986-1995) as associate professor and department chair during his distinguished career.
Martin Hairer, | professor of Mathematics at the University of Warwick
The former professor of mathematics at Cambridge University is the latest celebrity to star in the website's adverts, where well-known figures plot to destroy fictitious opera singer Gio Compario and silence his irritating sales slogan.
The former Lucasian professor of mathematics at Cambridge University is the latest celebrity to star in the website's adverts, where well-known figures plot to destroy fictitious opera singer Gio Compario and silence his irritating sales slogan.
Pope enjoyed a 27-year career as a professor of mathematics with the Berks Campus of The Pennsylvania State University and Atlantic Union College.
DURHAM University has appointed Professor Tom Ward as Pro-Vice Chancellor of Education and Professor of Mathematics.
Debendra Das, professor of engineering and mines in the College of Engineering and Mines, received the teaching award; Sergei Avdonin, professor of mathematics and statistics in the College of Natural Science and Mathematics, received the research award; and Kenji Yoshikawa, research professor at the Institute of Northern Engineering, received the service award.
But today he will be praised in a special conference at Cambridge University, where he spent 30 years as a professor of mathematics.
pioneer: Prof Bryan The work of Bryan has been extensively researched by Prof Boyd, who was the Professor of Mathematics at Bangor from 1968 until 1990, when he became Professor of Physics at the University of Essex.
A 65-year-old problem in combinatorial geometry that sought to determine the minimum number of distinct distances between any finite set of points in a plane has been solved by a professor of mathematics at Indiana University, Bloomington.
Weizhong Dai, professor of mathematics and statistics; Dr.