Rector General

English translation: Vice-chancellor

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06:13 Aug 2, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
Spanish term or phrase: Rector General
Title of a University authority
Jean Williams
English translation:Vice-chancellor
Explanation:
In the University context, Vice-Chancellor is used in the UK. It is also simply known as "Rector" in American English.

HTH,
Sarah
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Sarah Pearman
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:04
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Summary of answers provided
naprincipal - or - president
Tania Kerrigan
naVice-chancellor
Sarah Pearman
naVC
Baruch Avidar
naUniversity's President
Valeria Audivert
naRector general=Director principal
Brent Turnipseed


  

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4 mins
Rector general=Director principal


Explanation:
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Brent Turnipseed
PRO pts in pair: 9

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22 mins
University's President


Explanation:
On my own experience a "rector general" of a University or college has the same duties and hierachy as the University's President here in the US.
~V.

Valeria Audivert
Local time: 17:04
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 14

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37 mins
VC


Explanation:
Deputy Chancellor/President


    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
Baruch Avidar
Israel
Local time: 00:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 92

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2 hrs
Vice-chancellor


Explanation:
In the University context, Vice-Chancellor is used in the UK. It is also simply known as "Rector" in American English.

HTH,
Sarah

Sarah Pearman
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:04
PRO pts in pair: 10

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2 hrs
principal - or - president


Explanation:
High school -> Principal

University -> President

Tania Kerrigan
Colombia
Local time: 16:04
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7

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