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

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 endowed professorship was established to build a premier IAS program among only a handful of programs in the country.
At the gathering, John Manning, law professor at Harvard Law School, announced that Ogletree's friends had established an endowed professorship in his honor, the Charles J.
amp;nbsp;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.
Thomas in Houston and also held the Cullen Endowed Professorship of Economics at the same university.
In 2012, a gift from Blackfoot established the Mandeville Endowed Professorship in Accounting at Carroll College in Helena.
He held many important and prestigious positions at Berkeley, including chair of the Music Department (1993-97), the Chambers Endowed Professorship (1995-98), and Assistant Chancellor for International Affairs (1986-90).
Grable is a professor at the University of Georgia, where he holds an Athletic Association Endowed Professorship.
Dempsey not only supported the industry via his involvement in regulation, but also contributed an endowed professorship he and his wife funded at the University of Florida.