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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
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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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Angela Poole, assistant professor, Division of Nutritional Sciences
He is an assistant professor of economics at ISER, with interests in environmental and resource economics, focusing on fisheries policy.
Tim Storr, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry at Simon Fraser University, will use his award to travel to the 16th International Symposium on Relations between Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis in Sapporo Japan, set to take place in August 2013.
Qayyum and Suarez Balseiro, assistant professors in the School of Information Sciences & Technology, with Garcia-Ramos, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, will perform a needs assessment for a specialized environmental library and will plan its reorganization.
But if their homemade product is up to snuff, the university will save a bundle--"upward of $25,000 annually if we process 100 percent of the WVO," predicts Chris Bachman, assistant professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
The investigators hypothesize that a photosensitizing compound in oranges may contribute to risk, says Diane Feskanich, an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard and an investigator on the study.
For the purpose of this analysis, only the candidacy of the assistant professor seeking promotion and tenure will be discussed.
In Greater Chicago, Marilyn Grace O'Rourke, MSH, RN, assistant professor at Rush University College of Nursing was honored for professional or voluntary contributions in community service.
Accompanying Rear Admiral Crowley was a three-member joint team including USAF Lieutenant Colonel David Dales, the Chief of International Law at Pacific Air Forces, Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii, Army Lieutenant Colonel Kevin Govern, Assistant Professor of Law, U.S.
But what seems to have been missed in all the doom-and-gloom headlines, according to Steven Chen, PharmD, an assistant professor of clinical pharmacy at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy in Los Angeles, is the fact that all drugs have potential risks, requiring careful monitoring.
Ariel Ostad, dermatologist and assistant professor, New York University Medical School.
Freund is a visiting assistant professor of composition and music theory at the University of Missouri School of Music in Columbia.

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