Definitions for "Quaestor"
Keywords:  rome, army, roman, tributa, paymaster
an important political official in Rome who prosecuted or tried criminal cases in court, and later, was in charge of public monies and/or paymaster of the army
any of several public officials of ancient Rome (usually in charge of finance and administration)
a junior patrician official in the Roman government
The Quaestor at the University of St Andrews is a senior executive, member of the University Court and is responsible for the finances of the University; the equivalent of treasurer or Finance Director in other institutions.
Five Quaestors in the European Parliament look after the interests of Members of the European Parliament.