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associate professor

noun
1.
a teacher in a college or university who ranks above an assistant professor and below a professor.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25
Related forms
associate professorship, noun
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associate professor

noun
1.
(in the US and Canada) a university teacher lower in rank than a full professor but higher than an assistant professor
2.
(in New Zealand) a senior lecturer holding the rank below professor
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