assistant dean vs. associate dean

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

10:47 May 23, 2018
English to Polish translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy
English term or phrase: assistant dean vs. associate dean
associate dean znalazłam jako prodziekan, ale w takim razie kto to assistant dean?? Da się to w ogóle przetłumaczyć? Bo w naszym systemie to dziekan, prodziekan i tyle przecież?

Academic Staff includes staff personnel who hold an academic rank with titles such as professor, associate professor, assistant professor, instructor, lecturer, or the equivalent of any of these academic ranks, including personnel with other titles, (e.g. dean, director, associate dean, assistant dean, chair or head of department), if their principal activity is instruction or research.
LilBridge
Poland
Local time: 08:15


Summary of answers provided
3prodziekan młodszy vs. starszy
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.


Discussion entries: 2





  

Answers


1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
prodziekan młodszy vs. starszy


Explanation:
The lowest level is assistant and then one advances to associate. The distinction regards seniority. There is no Polish equivalent, but młodszy vs. starszy reflects the meaning.
ccccc
Assistant Dean
Supervises two or more separate units with administrators having the authority and scope of responsibilities specified under Department Head; or
Serves in a significant staff capacity to the Dean of Academic Affairs (Instruction/College).
Person holding the position is assigned a reduced teaching load or receives a salary supplement.

Associate Dean
Supervises two or more separate units with administrators having the authority and scope of responsibilities specified under Department Head.
The breadth of responsibilities are to be greater than for an Assistant Dean, and the Associate Dean will have the authority to act for the Dean of Academic Affairs (Instruction/College) in a broad range of areas, or-is second in authority to the Dean of Academic Affairs (Instruction/College) and acts as an executive officer for the Dean.
Person holding the position is assigned a reduced teaching load and receives a salary supplement.
https://policies.tbr.edu/guidelines/use-titles-department-he...
cccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccc

Criteria for Usage
The following chart provides usage criteria for the Assistant and Associate Dean titles.
http://ucsfhr.ucsf.edu/files/Asst_Assoc_Dean-Title_Usage_Gui...

Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 02:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 278
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search