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
Juan Carlos Espinosa, dean of the FIU Honors College, said more than 2,300 students are enrolled in the program and are required to apply for admission.
EDUCATION Lawrence University named Terra Winston associate dean of spiritual and religious life.
Part of that decline could be due to many churches’ failure to connect young people with church leadership and activities, said Brent Peterson, the dean of Northwest Nazarene University’s School of Theology and Christian Ministries.
Still, students with visas who are re-entering the country to return to school should not encounter problems, said Kevin R. Johnson, dean of the School of Law at the University of California, Davis.
There is no timeline requirement for when the Senate must vote on a nominee, said John Trasviña, dean of the University of San Francisco’s law school.
Bobby Braun, dean of engineering at the University of Colorado in Boulder and NASA’s former chief technologist, thinks it’s a good idea because FFRDCs have much more flexibility.
The search was led by the UC Provost Office and chaired by Greer Glazer, dean of the College of Nursing.
On April 18, while Wilson was still a candidate in Utah, university trustees appointed Green, dean of the university's College of Buchtel Arts and Sciences, as interim president.
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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
Definition of dean for Students
- the dean of the medical school
- the dean of women
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