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synonyms for provost

  • chief
  • director
  • executive
  • head
  • jailer
  • keeper
  • magistrate
  • officer
  • official
  • supervisor

antonyms for provost

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  • employee
  • worker
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Before that, he served in various positions — including professor, chemistry department chair and provost — at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
GEORGE WASHINGTON U. PRESIDENT TO LEAVE IN DECEMBER, SOONER THAN PLANNEDLAUREN LUMPKINSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A previous version of this article misstated the last name of a provost and professor at Florida International University.
CORONAVIRUS-SNIFFING DOGS UNLEASHED AT MIAMI AIRPORT TO DETECT VIRUS IN EMPLOYEESKIM BELLWARE, ADELA SULIMANSEPTEMBER 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Now that we have the basis of such a tool, the international community needs to commit to funding it, so it doesn’t have to beg in the middle of a crisis, says Ezekiel Emanuel, vice provost for global initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania.
COVAX WAS A GREAT IDEA, BUT IS NOW 500 MILLION DOSES SHORT OF ITS VACCINE DISTRIBUTION GOALS. WHAT EXACTLY WENT WRONG?JAMIE DUCHARMESEPTEMBER 9, 2021TIME
The riots at Ole Miss had been followed by the exodus of the provost, several department heads, and distinguished faculty, as well as a dramatic drop in student enrollment from outside the state.
HOW ROBERT F. KENNEDY SHAPED HIS BROTHER'S RESPONSE TO CIVIL RIGHTSPATRICIA SULLIVANAUGUST 11, 2021TIME
Two days later, six female professors at Northwestern sent a letter to the university provost expressing dismay at the hiring and requesting an “independent, transparent and third-party investigation” into Richardson’s accusations against Polisky.
NORTHWESTERN AD RESIGNS AFTER OUTCRY OVER HIS PROMOTION DESPITE LAWSUIT BY FORMER CHEERLEADERDES BIELERMAY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He eventually became provost, and it was there in Philadelphia where Vartan became an American citizen, saying at his ceremony that “democracy was the embodiment of human dignity, freedom, and self-determination.”
IN DREAMS BEGIN RESPONSIBILITIES: THE BOUNTIFUL LIFE OF VARTAN GREGORIANRICHARD STENGELAPRIL 18, 2021TIME
Cornell chose a front-of-the-nose swab rather than the more invasive nasopharyngeal version, said Gary Koretzky, a professor of medicine and vice provost, to increase student compliance.
LESSONS FROM THE PANDEMIC FALL: INFECTIONS ARE RARE IN CLASSROOMS, NOT OFF CAMPUSNICK ANDERSON, SUSAN SVRLUGADECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Delgado, the editor, after repeated warnings from the Provost-Marshal, was at length arrested.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The rector of Saint-Pierre-aux-Boeufs relies upon him; he is the provost of that quarter.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
The provost and his men bade him sit upon a bench, and the man then bound his feet as he had before bound his hands.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
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