visiting professor


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visiting professor

n.
A professor on leave who is invited to serve as a member of the faculty of another college or university for a limited period of time, often an academic year.

visiting professor

n
1. (Education) a professor invited to teach in a college or university other than his own, often in another country, for a certain period, such as a term or year
2. (Professions) a professor invited to teach in a college or university other than his own, often in another country, for a certain period, such as a term or year
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Noun1.visiting professor - a professor visiting another college or university to teach for a limited timevisiting professor - a professor visiting another college or university to teach for a limited time
prof, professor - someone who is a member of the faculty at a college or university
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THE woman who helped found a new school aiming to revolutionise vocational education in the region has been appointed as this year's David Goldman visiting professor at Newcastle University Business School.
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He is a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science and has been a visiting Professor at Princeton University.
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He is currently the Denning Visiting Professor at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

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