Definition of Professorship

1. Noun. The position of professor. "He was awarded an endowed chair in economics"

Exact synonyms: Chair
Generic synonyms: Berth, Billet, Office, Place, Position, Post, Situation, Spot
Derivative terms: Professor



Definition of Professorship

1. n. The office or position of a professor, or public teacher.

Definition of Professorship

1. Noun. the office of a professor ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Professorship

1. [n -S]

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Literary usage of Professorship

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1905)
"A professorship of civil engineering in the University of Birmingham with a salary of ... Dr. EH Wolcott has been promoted to a professorship of anatomy; ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1899)
"It was also stated that the Drapers' Company would subscribe £800 a year for ten years in support of a professorship of agriculture. ..."

3. The History of Harvard University by Josiah Quincy (1840)
"The Boylston professorship of Rhetoric and Oratory established. ... Citizens of Boston and the Vicinity establish a professorship of ..."

4. The History of Harvard University by Josiah Quincy (1840)
"The Boylston professorship of Rhetoric and Oratory established. ... Citizens of Boston and the Vicinity establish a professorship of Natural History. ..."

5. The American Quarterly Register by American Education Society (1835)
"William Williams, $15,0(10, to endow (he professorship of moral and mental philosophy, called " The Williams professorship." THE last Autumn efforts were ..."

6. A Hand-book for Visitors to Oxford by John Henry Parker, Thomas Orlando Sheldon Jewitt, John Le Keux (1875)
"Regius professorship of Divinity . 3. Regius professorship of Civil Law ... Savilian professorship of Geometry, and 8. Savilian professorship of Astronomy. ..."

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