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provost

A high-level academic or administrator at a college or university
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That's why CIC's Institute for Chief Academic Officers, a basic training for future provosts, is filled with sessions on how to interpret and collect numbers.
Aberdeen council bosses will commission an artist to paint a portrait of a former city lord provost.
Figures released by the TaxPayers' Alliance have shown, since 2015, North Lanarkshire Council have spent just over PS20,000 on costs for the provost's vehicle, while in neighbouring South Lanarkshire they spent almost PS5000.
"It is available for use by the Provost, Bailies, elected members and senior members of council staff, as well distinguished visitors to the council.
Provost Lorraine Cameron was joined by compere Gina McKie to help celebrate the achievements of devoted community members who give their all to make Renfrewshire a better place to live.
So, Coltrane is long since settled into the provost's office on the second floor of the UO administrative building, Johnson Hall.
The taxpayers' cash will be spent on a portrait of city Lord Provost George Grubb and a stained glass window of his predecessor Lesley Hinds.The window will feature Hinds' portrait and some of her key achievements and memories during her term in office, from 2003 until 2007, including the creation of the Edinburgh Award and the Make Poverty History march.
Matthew Elliott, chief executive of the Taxpayers' Alliance, said: "It is foolish of the Lord Provost to bill struggling taxpayers for designer jeans.
In 1999, the State University of New York created the Provost's Advisory Task Force on the Assessment of Student Learning Outcomes, which outlined a University-wide assessment plan for general education.
Edinburgh Provost Lesley Hinds has written to the Chief Rabbi Dr Jonathan Sacks telling him she won't go to a synagogue.
THE Provost of Coventry Cathedral John Petty (left) will make history tomorrow as he becomes the city's first Dean - but he will be leaving the job within days.
THE Postgraduate School of the University of Ibadan has been upgraded to a Postgraduate College, and will be headed by a provost.