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Incumbent

Any officer in a company, especially a large corporation. Incumbents include the CEO, managing director, and members of the board of directors. Corporations usually must provide an incumbency certificate, which lists the names and positions of the corporation's officers, on demand of any member of the public.
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In light of these revelations, then, does it not become ever more incumbent upon college and university presidents driving change in their institutions to keep their schools evolving and competitive--even if that means a "Wake Up and Smell the Roses" stance with reticent faculty who would prefer to keep the institution modeled to their own image of the academy?
It is incumbent upon each of us to tell parents what we know and engage the community in serious discussions about schooling.
It is incumbent upon our representatives in Washington to call this gang on the carpet.
The premise of this book is that, if this is so, then it is incumbent upon architects, planners and all those involved with building in cities to make them not only environmentally sustainable but habitable in terms of citizen well-being and happiness.
Facing the new and dynamic environment of the 21st century, it is incumbent upon the States of the Western Hemisphere to seize the unique opportunity to design a cooperative hemispheric security architecture for the 21st Century and beyond.
It is now incumbent upon all of us, though, to make the Plan a reality.
That said, it's incumbent upon us to review, analyze and improve our business structure and processes.
It is incumbent upon all data users to become as well educated as possible about how to understand and quantify the nature and extent of hate crime in the United States and in any of the more than 12,000 jurisdictions from which agencies contribute data to the UCR hate crime program.
Taken in tandem with the Council resolution, this makes it incumbent upon the AICPA to present an unbiased and balanced educational program to members.
It's incumbent upon us to do as much as we can to translate that into something that would [benefit] the public health," he says.
The comments which follow are addressed to those working within liberal arts colleges--especially private, church-related institutions, I'll not try to discuss various types of service-learning programs or opportunities, but rather to suggest why it is incumbent upon institutions to think seriously about the role of service in their curriculum and culture.
It's incumbent upon you to find out how to best shape the policy lessons you will surely incur.