Academic ranks in Canada are the titles, relative importance and power of professors, researchers, and administrative personnel held in academia.
A tenured appointment is an indefinite academic appointment that can be terminated only for cause or under extraordinary circumstances, such as financial exigency or program discontinuation.
Associate professor (frequently capitalized as Associate Professor) is an academic title that can have different meanings.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
A doctorate (from Latin docere, "to teach") or doctor's degree (from Latin doctor, "teacher") or doctoral degree (from the ancient formalism licentia docendi) is an academic degree awarded by universities that is, in most countries, a research degree that qualifies the holder to teach at the university level in the degree's field, or to work in a specific profession.
Lecturer is an academic rank within many universities, though the meaning of the term varies somewhat from country to country.
This list of academic ranks identifies the hierarchical ranking structure found amongst scholars in academia.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.