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University and college faculty members


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    • us: Academicians
    • us: Academics (University and college faculty members)
    • us: College and university faculty members
    • us: College teachers
    • us: Faculty members, University and college
    • us: Higher education teachers
    • us: Lectors (University and college faculty members)
    • us: Lecturers (University and college faculty members)
    • us: Post-secondary teachers
    • us: Postsecondary teachers
    • us: Professors (University and college faculty members)
    • us: University teachers
  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: Primatic, Stephen. Percussion methods : an essential resource for educators, conductors, and students, 2015: p. 133 (Stephen Primatic is professor of Music at Armstrong State University where he teaches percussion, theory, jazz, and music technology)
    • found: LCSH, Jan. 19, 2016 (College teachers. UF Academicians; Academics (Persons); College instructors; College lecturers; College professors; Lectors (Higher education); Lecturers, College; Lecturers, University; Professors; Universities and colleges--Teachers; University academics; University instructors; University lecturers; University professors; University teachers. BT Teachers)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, Jan. 19, 2016 (professors (teachers). People who are members of the faculty at a college, university, or other institutions of post-secondary education. BT teachers)
    • found: ERIC thesaurus, via WWW, Jan. 19, 2016 (College Faculty. Scope note: Academic staff members engaged in instruction, research, administration, or related educational activities in a college or university. UF College Teachers; Faculty. UF Professors)
    • found: Australian thesaurus of education descriptors, via WWW, Jan. 19, 2016 (Professors. Scope Note: Highest rank of university teachers. BT Academic staff; Academic staff. Scope Note: Staff in universities and colleges, with teaching, research or related responsibilities, as opposed to administrative duties. UF College academics; Faculty; Lecturers; University teachers. BT Professional personnel)
    • found: Dictionary of occupational titles, via WWW, Jan. 19, 2016 (Faculty Member, College or University (education). Conducts college or university courses for undergraduate or graduate students: Teaches one or more subjects, such as economics, chemistry, law, or medicine, within prescribed curriculum. Prepares and delivers lectures to students. Compiles bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading assignments. Stimulates class discussions. Compiles, administers, and grades examinations, or assigns this work to others. Directs research of other teachers or graduate students working for advanced academic degrees. Conducts research in particular field of knowledge and publishes findings in professional journals. Performs related duties, such as advising students on academic and vocational curricula, and acting as adviser to student organizations. Serves on faculty committee providing professional consulting services to government and industry. May be designated according to faculty rank in traditional hierarchy as determined by institution's estimate of scholarly maturity as Associate Professor (education); Professor (education); or according to rank distinguished by duties assigned or amount of time devoted to academic work as Research Assistant (education); Visiting Professor (education). May teach in two-year college and be designated Teacher, Junior College (education); or in technical institute and be designated Faculty Member, Technical Institute (education). May be designated: Acting Professor (education); Assistant Professor (education); Clinical Instructor (education); Instructor (education); Lecturer (education); Teaching Assistant (education).)
    • found: ONET - Occupational Information Network, Jan. 19, 2016 (Art, Drama, and Music Teachers- Postsecondary; Chemistry Teachers- Postsecondary; Computer Science Teachers- Postsecondary; Engineering Teachers- Postsecondary; English and Foreign Language Teachers- Postsecondary; Health Specialties Teachers- Postsecondary; Life Sciences Teachers- Postsecondary; Mathematical Sciences Teachers- Postsecondary; Nursing Instructors- Postsecondary; Physics Teachers- Postsecondary; Social Science Teachers- Postsecondary)
    • found: OCLC, Jan. 19, 2016 (in titles: academicians; academics; college faculty; college faculty members; college lecturers; college professors; college teachers; higher education teachers; lectors at British universities; post-secondary teachers; post secondary teachers; postsecondary teachers; university faculty; university faculty members; university academics; university and college academics; university lecturers; university professors; university teachers)
    • found: Merriam-Webster dictionary online, Jan. 19, 2016 (academician 2: academic; academic: a person who is a teacher in a college or university; professor 2 a: a faculty member of the highest academic rank at an institution of higher education. b: a teacher at a university, college, or sometimes secondary school)
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    • 2016-01-19: new
    • 2016-05-10: revised
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