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Dean

(dēn),
Henry Trendley, U.S. dentist and epidemiologist, 1893-1962. See: Dean fluorosis index.

dean

Etymology: L, decanus, chief of ten
chief executive and educational officer of a unit of a university, school, or college.

dean

Academia The top banana in a college, university, or medical school's hierarchy, who is responsible for all professorial faculty and academics. See Mentor, Professor.
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The project will be developed in 2 phases phase 1 will include the building with 23 floors, and phase 2 will include the deanship facilities of 6 blocks.
In a message of congratulations to Dr Khalid, rector of KAU Dr Osama Sadiq Tayyeb said these great achievements constitute a normal result for the continuous efforts of the deanship for attaining development in the field of information technology.
Educational linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania's (Penn) Graduate School of Education traces its beginnings to 1976 and the deanship of Dell Hymes.
We are very fortunate to have an experienced and talented legal educator such as John Ryan assume the deanship at John Marshall," said Jim Otten, Ph.
Muscat : The second edition of the joint students' forum of the Sultan Qaboos University and the United Arab Emirates University, organised by the Cultural Affairs section of the Deanship of Student Affairs at the Sultan Qaboos University, is being held at Salalah.
He urged them to retry accessing the above website in order to use this new service, pointing out that the Deanship of Admissions and Registration will cancel applications of students fail to complete their registration process online within the specified period (i.
Muscat, Oct 20 (ONA) Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) represented by the Innovation Affairs Department at the Scientific Research Deanship in conjunction with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) organized a meeting with representatives of the oil and gas companies who are representatives in Research and Technology Organization.
The Deanship of Studies Agency for Student Affairs in Dammam University will organize a breast cancer awareness campaign tomorrow and on Wednesday at the university hall, targeting 4,000 female students.
Summary: Jeddah, April 21, 2010, SPA -- The Deanship of Information Technology at King Abdulaziz University (KAU) has gained a global certificate of "Global Standard 27001 ISO(International Organization for Standardization) Information Security" as the first deanship among universities in.
The premise on which it rests suggests that changes external to the academy have affected the nature of the academic deanship and will continue to affect it for the foreseeable future.
Plummer will assume the deanship of a School that is generally considered one of the best in the country.
The Deanship of Admissions and Registration has deployed 60 employees to streamline the registration procedures for the newly admitted students.