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Appointment

A designation in which a person or company allows an agent to act on their behalf. See also: Agency.
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As for failing to mention the joint appointment of Quince by Chiles and Bush, Phillips said, "My understanding, based on the research we did, is Bush wound up honoring the appointment made by Lawton Chiles.
Hypothesis 4: An Africana Studies scholar is less likely to see Africana Studies as distinct if they hold a joint appointment in a field other than Africana Studies.
Anne Turner-Henson, DSN, RN, a professor in the University of Alabama's School of Nursing who holds a joint appointment in the university's School of Medicine, received the E.
Wilkinson presently maintains a joint appointment with the University of British Columbia (Canada Research Chair) and the National Research Council Canada's Institute for Fuel Cell Innovation, fostering strong links with industry, academic, and government labs.
And he denied suggestions that his joint appointment as Defence Secretary and Scottish Secretary was an insult to the Armed Forces.
He is a Giles Distinguished Professor at MSU, and holds a joint appointment as professor in the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education, where he teaches in the Rehabilitation Counseling Program.
Dr Pappaioanou is professor of infectious disease epidemiology in the School of Public Health with a joint appointment in the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota.
First, the writer is an academic, holding a joint appointment in sociology and American Studies and kinesiology.
He said: "The joint appointment of Andrew and Richard demonstrates our commitment to invest in not just the best equipment but also in the best people - to meet the increasing volume of work at Barnetts, whilst also maintaining our value added service
She also held a joint appointment with the university's law school.
Shandas has a joint appointment as an associate professor in mechanical engineering at the University of Colorado in Boulder and the Children's Hospital of Denver.
Mucci, who holds a joint appointment at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston.

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