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
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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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The move followed a landmark agreement signed between both parties to establish the Noor Fund for Educational Solidarity (Noor Fund) that provides, in perpetuity, an endowed professorship and four scholarships in Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) at the College of Business Administration of AU.
The move followed a landmark agreement signed between the two parties to establish the Noor Fund for Educational Solidarity that provides, in perpetuity, an endowed professorship and four scholarships in Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) at the College of Business Administration at the university, reported Emirates news agency Wam .
STILLWATER Oklahoma State University's College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology has established an endowed professorship in chemical engineering.
We are profoundly grateful to the Lachers for their confidence in MSU with a gift that invests in our future so significantly." The portion going to the College of Nursing will create the Helen Jane Shortt Wall Endowed Professorship for Nursing Research in honor of Dr.
He also has served as assistant professor of accounting at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, where he held the John Luffey Endowed Professorship in accounting; and served as dean of the School of Business and director of the Church Finance Institute at William Carey University, the release said.
Upon the occasion of her retirement earlier this year, the endowed professorship she has held since 1996 was renamed the Property Management Advisory Board Professorship in Honor of Dr.
This new endowed professorship, in tandem with the recruitment of exceptional new faculty over the last 10 years, will stand as an enduring tribute to all he has accomplished for the College now and far into the future.
Apple is setting up engineering operations in Seattle to develop artificial intelligence applications for its range of devices including the iPhone, MacBooks, Apple Watch and iPads among others. Geekwire reported Thursday the company has invested in the venture to realize its "AI ambitions" and has setup a $1 million endowed professorship in artificial intelligence and machine learning at the University of Washington in accordance with its acquisition of Australian start-up Turi in August last year.
The James Devin Moncus Family Foundation is investing in oil and gas education at South Louisiana Community College through the establishment of a $60,000 endowed professorship in honor of its founder and longtime oil and gas executive.
The couple are using their own wealth to give back to science: They recently established an endowed professorship at the UO with a donation, and they said they'll fatten the account with an additional donation from their estate when they die.
Kaufman Endowed Professorship in Insurance and Risk Management.
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.