chair

(redirected from chaired)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Academics
(1) See Endowed professorship
(2) A non-sexist term for chairman, chairwoman or chairperson—i.e., the presiding officer in an organisation; in academics, the ‘chair’ is often a full professor responsible for the department’s academic, clinical, administrative and research activities

chair

Academentia
1. See Endowed professorship.
2. A non-sexist sobriquet for the chairman, -woman or -person, ie the presiding officer in an organization; in academics, the 'chair' is often a full professor responsible for the academic, clinical, administrative and research activities of the department. Cf Endowed chair, Professor.

Patient discussion about chair

Q. Do you want to end because of a vaccination in a wheel chair? It is already about 12 years ago. I met a mother with her kids. One came always in a wheel chair to the services. His terrible story is still in my mind. It could be shown, that because of a vaccination he got the cytomegalovirus infection (CMV) and then spastic paralysis.

A. Corrigendum: If you know somebody speaking German and English who could...

More discussions about chair
References in periodicals archive ?
Session 5 on "Advances in additives and modifiers," will be chaired by Thoi Ho of Dow Chemical.
Session 6 on "Advancements in polyolefin film," will be chaired by Andanda Chatterjee of Kaneka Texas.
The letter, prepared by the Partnership Tax TRP (chaired by Debbie Fields), requested clarification as to Sec.
Session 3b on "Modeling for cost reduction," will be chaired by K.
The comments, prepared by the Tax Practice Responsibilities Committee (chaired by Ed Swails), addressed the definition of a tax shelter and standards for tax practice.
On April 8, 2003, the TEC submitted comments (prepared by the IRS Practice and Procedures Committee, chaired by Jim Dougherty) to the IRS on proposed regulations that would limit the defenses available to taxpayers when the IRS proposes accuracy-related penalties in certain cases.
The Interpretation was drafted by the SSTS Tax Shelter Task Force (chaired by Mike Mares) and can be found at www.aicpa.org/members/div/tax/ sstsint.asp.
She served two terms as MTNA High School Performance Competitions national coordinator and chaired the WSMTA performance competitions Marilyn has a private studio and teaches at Skagit Valley College.
As a member of the MTNA FOUNDATION Board of Trustees, 1996-1998 and 2001-2003, Stewart has chaired both the MTNA FOUNDATION Teacher Enrichment Grant Committee and the MTNA Awards Committee.
As a member of the MTNA FOUNDATION Board of Trustees, 1996-1998 and 2001-2003, Paul has chaired both the MTNA FOUNDATION Teacher Enrichment Grant Committee and the MTNA Awards Committee.