Dean of faculty

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dean of faculty See under Dean.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Dean of Faculty president of the Faculty of Advocates in Scotland: Dean of Guild, a municipal functionary in Scotland, who has authority over building and altering of houses
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. deien (Fr. doyen)—Low L. decanus, a chief of ten—L. decem, ten.

Usage

In literature:

Having produced this salutary counter-impression, the Dean of Faculty sat down; and the medical witnesses were called next.
"The Law and the Lady" by Wilkie Collins
The late arrival was Prof. Arnold von Tungern, dean of the theological faculty at the University of Cologne.
"Complete Short Works" by Georg Ebers
The dean of the faculty of theology was chosen by the suffrages of the doctors.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume V" by John Lord
CHAPMAN, Professor of Political Economy and Dean of Faculty of Commerce and Administration, University of Manchester.
"Anthropology" by Robert Marett
In the following year Jeffrey was elected Dean of the Faculty of Advocates.
"Early Reviews of English Poets" by John Louis Haney
Barzun, Jacques, Dean of Faculty and Provost, Columbia.
"The Invisible Government" by Dan Smoot
PAUL APPELL, Dean of the Faculty of Sciences, member of the Institute.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 5, August, 1915" by Various
It will remove, if necessary, the deans of faculty, and will propose to us the removal of the rectors of Universities.
"Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time" by François Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Dach, who was professor of poetry and dean of the philosophical faculty of the University of Koenigsberg, wrote some 165 hymns.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
In 1901 he was appointed professor of commerce and finance in Birmingham University and in 1902 dean of the faculty of commerce.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
He was for some time Dean of the Faculty of Law in the University of Queen's College, Kingston.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery - Volume 3 (of 4)" by John Charles Dent
By Prof. S. J. Chapman, Dean of the Faculty of Commerce in the University of Manchester.
"A Catalogue of Books Published by Methuen and Company, February, 1908" by Methuen and Company
The oldest member of each faculty becomes, according to established rule, its head, with the title of Dean.
"The Student-Life of Germany" by William Howitt
He was for some time Dean of the Faculty of Law in the University of Queen's College, Kingston.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery Volume 3" by John Charles Dent
He was Dean of the Faculty in 1880.
"The Clan Fraser in Canada" by Alexander Fraser
In 1859 he became dean of the faculty of arts.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 1 "Franciscans" to "French Language"" by Various
Defender of the Faith; Dean of the Faculty.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)" by Various
Stephen Palecz, till then associated with Huss, was dean of the theological faculty.
"A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume II" by Henry Charles Lea
The dean of the faculty had an exclusive claim to those of all executed criminals, and none other were procurable.
"The Catholic World. Volume II; Numbers 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12." by E. Rameur
In 1829 he was chosen dean of the faculty of advocates.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

Stephen Arnold, associate dean of the College of Health Professions, speaks to students, faculty and staff gathered in Koch Arena for WSU for the traditional annual Convocation that kicks off the school year Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012.
AFA Dean of Faculty Retiring.
Air Force Academy dean of faculty will retire next summer after 8 years.
AF Academy dean of faculty to retire next summer.
Facing a backlash from students and faculty members, a University of Florida dean has backed away from her plan to shift the focus of a computer-science department from research to teaching.
University of Iowa College of Education Dean Margaret Crocco resigned her post Monday, after a no-confidence vote in her leadership last month and disagreement among some faculty and staff in the college.
Crocco has been dean of education since March 2011Of 65 faculty ballots that were returned, 44 expressed no confidence in CroccoTwo high-ranking university officials ordered unfavorable comments about Crocco destroyed .
Clark Ross, Dean of Faculty at Davidson College, Davidson, NC.
NYSUT Executive Vice President Andy Pallotta and Ellen Schuler Mauk, president of the Faculty Association of Suffolk Community College, meet with Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos.
The University of Iowa College of Education dean is resigning amid a dispute between faculty members upset with her performance and administrators who backed her.
LEWISTON — Dr Joyce Gibson, dean of the University of Southern Maine's Lewiston-Auburn College has announced the following faculty appointment.
Students at Cairo University recently protested to demand the removal of Samy Abdel Aziz, the dean of the mass media faculty, who had criticized the revolution.
Laura Rosenbury is the associate dean of research and faculty development and a professor of law at Washington University School of Law.
Professor Ebenezer Alexander, 59, erstwhile dean of faculty at the University of North Carolina, had been a quiet fellow who wore a gray mustache and smoked a pipe and was handy with a quotation from a Greek sage.
Westmont officially installs Mark L Sargent as provost and dean of faculty at a special convocation Wednesday, Oct 3, at 10:30 am in Murchison Gym.
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In science:

He is Dean of faculty of Computer studies at Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded (Maharashtra). Recently he is completed his Ph.D. He attended many national and International conferences.
Reaching the Unreached A Role of ICT in Sustainable Rural Development
System requires confirmation from the faculty head in the form of the faculty Dean’s username and password. 6.
Software Requirements Specification of the IUfA's UUIS -- a Team 2 COMP5541-W10 Project Approach
These included a stint as dean of the Faculty of Science in Groningen, directing the Kapteyn Institute for a decade, chairing the boards of ASTRON and NOVA, and many advisory and oversight functions on the international level, most recently as President of the ESO Council and Chair of the ALMA Board.
Island Universes
Since 1990 he has been on the faculty at Princeton, where he is the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science, and the Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Electrical Engineering.
Resource Allocation for Wireless Fading Relay Channels: Max-Min Solution
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