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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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Assistant Proffesor of Exercise Physiology, Department of Physical Education and sport science., Faculty of Humanities and Literature, Urmia University, Urmia., Iran.
By Khalid Amayreh - Proffesor Sari Nusseiba, President of al-Quds University, near Jerusalem, is one of the most prominent liberal intellectuals in the Occupied Palestinian territories.
The 61-year-old, who is given full marks for the clarity of his teaching, is described by one student as a "hard proffesor (sic) when it comes to marks.
Pratt Proffesor of Literature at the University of Toronto.
Wharton Management Proffesor Michael useem agrees that dividing the roles can help turn companies around.
Neil, PhD, RN, is Assistant Proffesor, East Carolina University School of Nursing, Greenville, NC.
PROFFESOR ENGEL: (Inaudible) When Johnson Controls came up to the Supreme Court, there was some insider information that Johnson Controls wanted the case to go to the Supreme Court because they wanted the decision that said, the Supreme Court told us to expose the (inaudible) so that they could develop a Workers' Comp case.
The author of this solution is David Hanson, a proffesor of computer science at Princeton University and an editor of the journal Software--practice & Experince.