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dean

1. the chief administrative official of a college or university faculty
2. (at Oxford and Cambridge universities) a college fellow with responsibility for undergraduate discipline
3. Chiefly Church of England the head of a chapter of canons and administrator of a cathedral or collegiate church
4. RC Church the cardinal bishop senior by consecration and head of the college of cardinals

Dean

1
James (Byron). 1931--55, US film actor, who became a cult figure; his films include East of Eden and Rebel Without a Cause (both 1955). He died in a car crash

Dean

2
Forest of. a forest in W England, in Gloucestershire, between the Rivers Severn and Wye: formerly a royal hunting ground

Dean

 

in institutions of higher learning, the head of a faculty. In the USSR deans are elected to three-year terms by secret ballot of the council of an institution of higher learning (or the council of a department), and they are chosen from among professors and the most experienced lecturers. The dean is responsible for the quality of educational and scientific work in the faculty and is the chairman of the faculty council.

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Even in university constitution it is said dean is an academic head, which is very general, therefore we face problems.
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Dean, of Wallsend, North Tyneside, drew praise for his intricate work and specialised in black and grey realism.
Dean, ofWallsend, North Tyneside, hit the headlines for his intricate work as he specialised in realism black and grey.
The rules for the removal of dean are not yet prescribed as per the act; however BOG AMTI may initiate any action for the removal of dean in accordance with law.
A member of the board while talking with The Frontier Post on the condition to be not mention his name said that only one female faculty staff were try her best for the dean of KGMC and she approach to CM as well as to the provincial assembly to made amendment in Medical Teaching Institution Act 2015.
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Dean's father Christopher said: "It is very hard to believe but it is three very long years since my son Dean was so tragically taken from us.
Weidner, the Florida State University College of Law dean and alumni centennial professor, has announced his retirement as dean, effective June 2016.