Examples of dean in a Sentence
She's the dean of the university's business school.
the dean of liberal arts
Recent Examples of dean from the Web
Abraham, who joined the Miller School of Medicine as dean and chief academic officer in 2017, has been serving concurrently as acting executive vice president and CEO since Sept. 15.
The announcement issued Monday did not include a statement from Abraham, who had been dean of the Wake Forest School of Medicine in North Carolina before joining UM.
Other hallmarks during her tenure include serving as San Antonio’s dean of the legislative delegation and her commitment to her East Side constituents.
Miller was dean of men at the St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.
Sylvia Turner was a longtime professor and dean at Santa Ana College (SAC).
The researchers have various prototypes, said Italo Subbarao, senior associate dean at William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine, who is involved in the university's telemedicine drone research project.
The event is called Cooper Cares Day, and Gillian Crane, assistant head of upper school and dean, said it was created to provide the students with the opportunity to give back to others.
Some farmers can’t afford private consultants, and Cooperative Extension provides advice that's not tied to particular companies and brands, said Heidi Zoerb, interim associate dean at UW-Extension.
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Synonymsdoyen, elder, elder statesman, éminence grise, nestor, senior
Related Wordsbetter, superior; old hand, old-timer, vet, veteran
Near Antonymsdoyenne; inferior, subordinate, underling; beginner, colt, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, recruit, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro
DEAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dean for English Language Learners
: a person who is in charge of one of the parts of a university (such as a college or school)
: a person whose job is to give advice to the students in a college or high school and to make sure that they obey the school's rules
: a person who has more experience in or knowledge about a particular profession, subject, etc., than anyone or almost anyone
DEAN Defined for Kids
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