- the office or post of a professor.
Origin of professorship
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Examples from the Web for professorship
Is it difficult to balance your professorship with your career as an author?How I Write: Stephen Greenblatt, Pulitzer Winner of ‘The Swerve’
September 19, 2012
Did Elizabeth Warren, who is 1/32 Cherokee, obtain a Harvard professorship with help from her “minority” status?Cherokee Heritage Debate Snares Mass. Senate Hopeful Elizabeth Warren
May 7, 2012
A sheriffship and a professorship are fatal to literary industry.
But what will you live on, since, as a Jew, you can't get any post or professorship in Prussia?Dreamers of the Ghetto
At Bologna this professorship is said to have existed in 1125.The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy
He founded a convent for Sufis and a professorship of jurisprudence.Mystics and Saints of Islam
For, of course, he wants to consult me about the Cambridge professorship.Stories of Authors, British and American
Edwin Watts Chubb
Word Origin and History for professorship
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