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assistant professor

noun
1.
a teacher in a college or university who ranks above an instructor and below an associate professor.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55, Americanism
Related forms
assistant professorship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for assistant professorship

assistant professor

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a university teacher lower in rank than an associate professor
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