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English definition of “vice chancellor”

vice chancellor

noun [C]    
UK the person in charge of a British college or universityUniversity and college education US the person in charge of some parts of a college or university in the USUniversity and college education
(Definition of vice chancellor noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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