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Cameron University

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Instructor of English


Lawton, OK
ID: F1274T


The Department of Communication, English and Foreign Languages at Cameron University invites applications for a full-time Instructor to teach freshman composition beginning August 2024. Specific teaching responsibilities include teaching traditional, hybrid, synchronous video, and online coursework in Composition. Course load is 15 hours per semester.  The position is not tenure track but can be renewed and continued each year. Successful candidates will have experience teaching basic skills and composition.


Master’s degree in English or closely related field (18 hours of graduate study in English required); relevant teaching experience. 


Master’s in English and two years of college or university teaching experience. Coursework in minority literature, world literature, or cultural studies would also be of interest. 


Commensurate with education and experience.


Cameron University ( is a state-supported regional institution located in Lawton, Oklahoma, that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Dedicated to excellence, the university provides a wide range of economic, cultural, and educational opportunities for the betterment of all citizens. Master’s-level graduate degrees are offered in business, behavioral sciences and education; baccalaureate programs are offered in more than forty disciplines, and associate degrees are offered in many other studies. The close proximity of Fort Sill contributes to an area rich in cultural diversity and provides the opportunity for many cooperative efforts. The combined community of Lawton/Fort Sill has a population of more than 100,000 and is located adjacent to the picturesque Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge.


To apply, send (a) a letter of application, (b) a statement of teaching philosophy, (c) curriculum vitae, (d) evidence of professional and/or teaching performance (e.g., course evaluations), (e) copies of transcripts indicating all relevant academic work and degrees, and (f) names and contact information for three professional references.


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled for August; however, only candidates whose complete applications are received by April 26, 2024 are assured of receiving full consideration.

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This position is located at 2800 W. Gore Blvd, Lawton, OK. View the Google Map in full screen.