associate professor

noun

Definition of associate professor

: a member of a college or university faculty who ranks above an assistant professor and below a professor

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Recent Examples on the Web Afro Cuban leaders have played key roles throughout the island’s history, noted Amalia Dache, an associate professor at University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, starting with Antonio Maceo, a general and independence hero. Washington Post, 19 July 2021 The slow increase of women in positions of power has shifted the way people view leadership, said Emily Grijalva, an associate professor specializing in gender and leadership at Buffalo School of Management. Los Angeles Times, 14 July 2021 Heather Bateman, an associate professor at ASU who is the lead author the study, said the size and depth of the dataset from Rattlesnake Solutions is an invaluable new source of information. Anton L. Delgado, The Arizona Republic, 13 July 2021 Safiya Umoja Noble, an associate professor at UCLA and board member of the Cyber Civil Rights Initiative, has been vocal about the alarming harm of relying on companies like Google for credible information. Allure, 12 July 2021 Many hotel brands outside of the luxury, five-star market are shifting toward an opt-in model for daily housekeeping, according to Mehmet Erdem, an associate professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ college of hospitality. Bailey Schulz, USA TODAY, 7 July 2021 Epidemiologist Jason Salemi, an associate professor at the University of South Florida College of Public Health, said it’s too soon to say whether the latest data represents a troubling trend or one-time spike. Stephen Hudak, orlandosentinel.com, 7 July 2021 Tiago Correia, an associate professor at Lisbon's Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, detects a mood of public impatience, especially among young people keen to enjoy warm summer nights. Barry Hatton, Star Tribune, 3 July 2021 Tiago Correia, an associate professor at Lisbon’s Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, detects a mood of public impatience, especially among young people keen to enjoy warm summer nights. Barry Hatton, ajc, 3 July 2021

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First Known Use of associate professor

1819, in the meaning defined above

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“Associate professor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/associate%20professor. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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associate professor

noun

English Language Learners Definition of associate professor

: a teacher at a U.S. college or university who has a rank above an assistant professor and below a full professor

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