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assistant professor

noun

Simple Definition of assistant professor

  • : a teacher at a U.S. college or university who has a rank above an instructor and below an associate professor

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of assistant professor

  1. :  a member of a college or university faculty who ranks above an instructor and below an associate professor

assistant professorship noun

1827

First Known Use of assistant professor

1827


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