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The job of a professor at the postsecondary or higher education level involves not only lecturing and teaching students in the classroom, but working with them to develop research, dissertations, or thesis-based papers as well. A professor also must be able to perform research, collect and analyze data, ...
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MEDIAN: $84,157
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Assistant Professor, Postsecondary/Higher Education Job Description The position of assistant professor offers a unique opportunity to shape the education of young individuals as well as perform research to further the interests of the field. An assistant professor's job description can be summarized ...
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MEDIAN: $64,240
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An associate professor educates at a higher-education institution such as a community college, college,, or university. The main job of an associate professor typically is to teach students and conduct research, and they typically have the same job responsibilities as a full professor; the major difference ...
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MEDIAN: $73,474
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Teachers at colleges and universities (unknown type) serve as leaders and instructors for a wide variety of students. They must develop lesson plans and deliver lectures and lessons to their students. When not instructing, their days (and often evenings) consist of grading and reviewing papers, exams, ...
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MEDIAN: $48,538
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Adjunct professors serve as instructors and/or researchers for the institution at which they teach. Most often, adjunct professors are not full-time professors seeking a tenured position at a university. Rather, they are typically professionals working in a particular field who have part-time professor ...
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MEDIAN: $30,478
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Adjunct Professor - Grand Canyon University , salaries: $36,002
Adjunct Professor - ITT Technical Institute , salaries: $26,275
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Professors of law teach various aspects of jurisprudence and law in a university setting. Those who teach at professional graduate schools are usually tenured and specialize in a specific facet of law, such as contracts, evidence, or liability. Many are also members of the state bar within the area in ...
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MEDIAN: $133,454
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Professor of Law - Georgetown University , salaries: $145,000
A university dean of students is an education administrator who helps to oversee student welfare at their university. Often, the dean acts as a liaison between the student body and the rest of the college's administration, helping to facilitate communication and provide student feedback. The dean also ...
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MEDIAN: $117,234
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Dean of Students (University) - Lasell College , salaries: $118,000
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