Definition of lecturer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈlektʃərə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈlektʃərər//
    University people
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  1. 1a person who gives a lecture She's a superb lecturer. See related entries: University people
  2. 2(especially in Britain) a person who teaches at a university or college He's a lecturer in French at Oxford.
  3. Extra examples a lecturer in Geology at Plymouth University a lecturer in design at the School of Architecture Dr David Crystal is our visiting lecturer today. He’s a lecturer in French at London University. I was a university lecturer at one time. There is a vacancy for a part-time Philosophy lecturer.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lecturer