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Rector de Universidad (not a religious institution)

English translation: Rector (of a University)

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Spanish term or phrase:Rector de Universidad (not a religious institution)
English translation:Rector (of a University)
Entered by: Tatjana Aleksic, MA
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09:45 Aug 18, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: Rector de Universidad (not a religious institution)
Diploma universitario
Silvia Katz
Rector (of a University)
Explanation:
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Selected response from:

Tatjana Aleksic, MA
Grading comment
Many thanks for your prompt reply. I just wanted to make sure that the term Rector may also apply to the head of a University.
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +3University President
Henry Hinds
na +1Rector (of a University)Tatjana Aleksic, MA
na +1Rector (Ame)/vice-chancellor (Bre)
Terry Burgess
na +1RectorxxxDel01
na -2DeanShirley Castillo


  

Answers


3 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Rector (of a University)


Explanation:
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    University lecturer of English
Tatjana Aleksic, MA
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian, Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat
PRO pts in pair: 3
Grading comment
Many thanks for your prompt reply. I just wanted to make sure that the term Rector may also apply to the head of a University.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
2 hrs
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11 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Rector (Ame)/vice-chancellor (Bre)


Explanation:
Hi again Silvia!
for the American market = Rector
For the British markert =vice-chancellor.

Hope this helps:-)
terry


    Oxford Superlex + Exp.
Terry Burgess
Mexico
Local time: 12:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2372

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
2 hrs
  -> Thx Yolanda:-)
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15 mins peer agreement (net): -2
Dean


Explanation:
Rector de la Universidad
Dean of the University




    Going to college in US.
Shirley Castillo
United States
Local time: 13:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Henry Hinds: "Dean" is only the head of a division of a university.
29 mins

disagree  Patricia Lutteral: Dean is "decano", the head of a School ("Facultad")
36 mins
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15 mins peer agreement (net): +3
University President


Explanation:
President is a common title used in the U.S. for this.


    Exp.
Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 11:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 26512

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Carlos Ramos: or President of the University: is the most commonly used term in the US
1 hr

agree  Yolanda Broad: "President" is the US equivalent, not the translation. Use in parentheses
2 hrs

agree  Paula Serrano
2 hrs
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55 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Rector


Explanation:


Compruébalo en la siguiente dirección que corresponde a la Universidad Europea de Madrid, con Departamento de Traducción e Interpretación:


(versión en inglés)
http://www.uem.es/uem_ingles/carta/rectorado.htm

(versión en español)
http://www.uem.es/carta/rectorado.htm

xxxDel01
Local time: 19:02
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 41

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
1 hr
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