unacademic

unacademic

(ˌʌnˌækəˈdɛmɪk)
adj
not academic or at an academic level
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This proposal is absolutely rejected, because it is unethical and unacademic and brings education standards down into the gutter," the group's statement read.
I won't ever do such an unacademic thing and give a student undeserved grades.
Green (1857) remains the most useful (in terms of manuscript sources and referencing), although its perspective is typically Victorian and moralistic in focus, which leads to what we would now deem to be largely unacademic discussions of Margaret's temperament, her motherhood, etc.
FYUP, permanent appointments, difficulties faced by the ad- hoc teachers, arbitrary and unacademic screening criteria and issue relating to the School of Open Learning were discussed," Nandita Narain, DUTA president said.
James, most recently seen on our screens on BBC Two's Great British Garden Revival, said: "A career in horticulture is often unfairly dismissed as being unacademic, mundane and poorly paid.
Vatican II and all its everyday excitement was coming to a thunderous climax, and I was heavily involved with Koren in working to reinvent the Theology Department from a sort of unacademic catechism class to a serious academic enterprise.
In its energy and its unparalleled verbal wit, its restlessness, its agitational and unacademic designs on its political and social context, Swift's writing supplies modern criticism with what it has sorely needed since Arnold covered critical writing with the mantle of cultural authority and reactionary political quietism.
JEDDAH: AFSHAN AZIZStudents are increasingly opting for more vocational courses and professions that were previously deemed unpopular or unacademic.
Haskins' approach of describing the actual sonic dimensions of Cage's music might to some seem fairly unacademic, or even--to purists--amateurish (why talk about specific sounds when some people wrongly believe that Cage did not care about what could be heard?
Although it is highly unacademic in its timbre, I have a confession to make.
Even though you think that working on television would be unacademic, in fact, it changed my academic life.
The highly unacademic collage technique of his Mnemosyne Atlas could be cited as one historical source of Macuga's own experiments in what has been called three-dimensional collage.