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tenure

A time period,as in the tenure of a lease.

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Of course, like all privileges, academic tenure can be abused: those who get it, having written one good book, sometimes go to sleep intellectually for the rest of their lives.
In academic tenure wars, truth and reconciliation is valuable after the war.
The overlap between the rise of academic tenure and mandatory student evaluations is significant, with the links between them easily taken for granted.
The cultural upheavals of that era saw the accession to academic tenure of a generation of activists who regarded the university as a platform from which to advance their political mission.
General report of the committee on academic freedom and academic tenure.
Students can utilize oral health informatics within in their academic tenure and successfully integrate this to their clinical practice.
When this seven-year period expired, the faculty member either earned academic tenure or the University terminated his employment.
Recruited from the London School of Economics (he had to give up his academic tenure in order to stay on in Downing Street when his extended leave of absence ran out), Donoughue clearly wielded considerable influence as, for instance, in shaping Callaghan's 1976 speech at Ruskin College, Oxford on the 'Great Education Debate'.
To obtain academic tenure and advancement, a physician must invest a significant amount of time in conducting research, treating patients, and teaching students leaving little time for much else.
The insights and perspectives contained in this book should enhance all educators' knowledge, regardless of where they are in their academic tenure.
Academic tenure sets college and university professors apart in significant ways from professionals in other fields.
The lay literature (a description charitably extended to include newspapers), governmental hearing records, and criminal courts are replete with examples for the dedicated researcher to examine, to digest (however unappetizing the fare may be), and to develop preliminary hypotheses, later to become theories and, eventually, peer-reviewed publications, all leading to academic tenure, fame, promotion, invited-speaker circuits, and well-padded curricula vitae.

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