Associate professor

The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy

Academic title with two principal meanings: in the North American system and that of the Commonwealth system.

- Associate professor
The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy

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The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy

Assistant professor

The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy

Assistant professor is an academic rank just below the rank of an associate professor used in universities or colleges, mainly in the United States and Canada.

Albert Einstein as a professor

Professor

Academic rank at universities and other post-secondary education and research institutions in most countries.

Academic rank at universities and other post-secondary education and research institutions in most countries.

Albert Einstein as a professor
The Ancient Greek philosopher Socrates was one of the earliest recorded professors.
Toni Morrison, Emeritus Professor at Princeton University.
Salary of professors, as reported in the 2005 report the DHV. Bars are for assistant professor, associate professor and full professor, respectively.
Professor Moriarty from the Sherlock Holmes story "The Final Problem"

In some countries and institutions, the word "professor" is also used in titles of lower ranks such as associate professor and assistant professor; this is particularly the case in the United States, where the unqualified word is also used colloquially to refer to associate and assistant professors as well.

The Scholar and His Books by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout

Academic ranks (Australia and New Zealand)

About academic ranks in higher education in Australia and New Zealand.

About academic ranks in higher education in Australia and New Zealand.

The Scholar and His Books by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout

Associate professor - principal research fellow (level D)

The Scholar and His Books by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout

Academic ranks in South Africa

Academic ranks in South Africa are the titles, relative importance and power of professors, researchers, and administrative personnel held in academia.

Academic ranks in South Africa are the titles, relative importance and power of professors, researchers, and administrative personnel held in academia.

The Scholar and His Books by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout

Associate professor (must hold a PhD, except in accounting)