lectureship lectureship

Definition(s):

  • (n) the post of lecturer

Usage(s):

  1. When Bertrand Russell lobbied for draft resistance in World War I, Housman refused to protest Russell's removal from his lectureship at Cambridge.
  2. Cambridge University promptly offered him a lectureshipbut war broke before he could take it.
  3. But in 1945, after 13 years of such propaganda, the Disciples decided that the money could best be used for a lectureship on the same significant subject.

News

  1. The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Honors Leading International Lung Cancer Oncologist with the 2013 Addario ...

    Tony Mok, MD, was honored at the 14th International Lung Cancer Congress SAN CARLOS, Calif., July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) honored Tony Mok, MD, with the 2013 Addario Lectureship Award for his continued ground-breaking work...
    on July 29, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  2. C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., Receives Wallace H. Coulter Lectureship Award

    The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) will present C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., of Newton, MA, with the Wallace H. Coulter Lectureship Award at its 2013 Annual Meeting and Clinical Exposition in Houston, Texas on July 28. The Wallace H. Coulter Lectureship Award goes to an individual who has demonstrated a lifetime commitment to, and made important contributions that have had a ...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: Newswise

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