pro-vice-chancellor

noun an assistant or deputy vice chancellor of a university.

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  • Pro-vice-chancellor — In a university, an assistant to a vice chancellor is called a pro vice chancellor (also pro vice chancellor or deputy vice chancellor). These are sometimes teaching academics who take on additional responsibilities. Some of these… …   Wikipedia

  • Pro-Vice-Chancellor — In a university, an assistant to a Vice Chancellor is called a Pro Vice Chancellor (also Pro Vice Chancellor or Deputy Vice Chancellor). These are sometimes teaching academics who take on additional responsibilities. Some of these… …   Wikipedia

  • pro-vice-chancellor — ˈprō+ noun Etymology: pro (II) + vice chancellor : a deputy appointed by the vice chancellor of a British university on his election …   Useful english dictionary

  • pro-vice-chancellor — /proʊ vaɪs ˈtʃænsələ/ (say proh vuys chansuhluh), / ˈtʃan / (say chahn ) noun a member of the administrative staff of a university next in seniority to the vice chancellor …   Australian English dictionary

  • Vice-Chancellor — A Vice Chancellor (commonly called the VC) of a university in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, India other Commonwealth countries, and some universities in Hong Kong, is the chief executive of the University. In Scotland… …   Wikipedia

  • Chancellor (education) — Vice Chancellor redirects here. For other uses of vice chancellor, see Vice Chancellor (disambiguation). For chancellor, see Chancellor (disambiguation). A chancellor (United States) or vice chancellor (Commonwealth) is the chief executive of a… …   Wikipedia

  • pro- — [prəu US prou] prefix [: Old French; Origin: Latin, from Greek, from pro before, for ] 1.) supporting or approving of something ≠ ↑anti ▪ pro American ▪ the pro choice lobby 2.) technical doing a job instead of someone …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pro- — prefix 1 in favour of or supporting something: pro American | the pro abortion lobby compare anti­ 2 technical doing a job instead of someone: the pro vice chancellor …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • pro-chancellor — /prō chänˈsə lər/ noun In certain British universities, the deputy to the vice chancellor ORIGIN: ↑pro 1 (2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pro|chan|cel|lor — «proh CHAN suh luhr», noun. a deputy or assistant of the vice chancellor in certain British universities …   Useful english dictionary

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