associate professor


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

associate professor

n.
A college or university professor who ranks above an assistant professor and below a professor.

associate professor

n
1. (Education) (in the US and Canada) a university teacher lower in rank than a full professor but higher than an assistant professor
2. (Professions) (in the US and Canada) a university teacher lower in rank than a full professor but higher than an assistant professor
3. (Education) (in New Zealand) a senior lecturer holding the rank below professor
4. (Professions) (in New Zealand) a senior lecturer holding the rank below professor

asso′ciate profes′sor


n.
a college or university teacher ranking above an assistant professor and below a professor.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.associate professor - a teacher lower in rank than a full professor but higher than an assistant professorassociate professor - a teacher lower in rank than a full professor but higher than an assistant professor
prof, professor - someone who is a member of the faculty at a college or university
Translations
docens
References in periodicals archive ?
While demonstrating ballet combinations, Charles Flachs, an associate professor at Mount Holyoke College, makes liberal use of verbal instructions.
Bernstein maintains a private studio in New York City and is an adjunct associate professor of music and music education at New York University.
Carver Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Iowa, the team is now employing a viral vector to introduce siRNAs into mouse models of human neurodegenerative disease.
She served as general counsel to the Department of City Planning for New York City (1994-1998) and an associate professor at the Benjamin N.
DrPH, is Associate Professor and Director, Center for Research Training in CAM; Moody, MA, is Doctoral Candidate, Morgan State University Public Health Program; Levine, MD, Associate Professor and Geller, ScD, Associate Professor, are with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the Bloomberg School of Public Health; Duggan, MA, MAc, is President of the TAI-SOPHIA Institute.
Rene Gonzalez, associate professor at the CUHSC and a well-established melanoma specialist involved in multiple melanoma clinical trials, will assist Dr.
Clinical cardiologist; associate professor clinical pharmacology, Xavier University College of Pharmacy
The 56-year-old associate professor at the university's faculty of science, whose name was withheld, issued a statement denying the allegations and pledging to take legal action.
Key Professor: Robert Aikin, Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Alexandra Dobrowolsky is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Saint Mary's University, Canada.
Medical college sources said that due to non initiation of steps for promotion of the professors by government of Punjab, dozens of assistant professors and associate professors are working on one post since the last several years.
Six other professors also received the award: Allen Frazier, associate professor of business; Karen Kelley, assistant professor of nursing; Bryan Phillips, associate professor of kinesiology; Dennis Province, associate professor of chemistry; Richard Oster, professor of New Testament; Gordon Sutherlin, professor of education; and Rebecca Weaver, professor of communication sciences and disorders.

Full browser ?