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Dr. Amanda McCain

Dr. Amanda McCain



2840 Colden Hall

Joined Northwest in 2019

Adjunct Instructor


  • Ph.D. English; Texas A&M University—Commerce
  • M.A. English; University of Texas Permian Basin
  • B.A. English; University of Texas Permian Basin

Academic Interests

  • Doctorate in English with research specialization in Written Discourse, Composition and Rhetoric.
  • Current research focuses on the utilization of video game design principles in the college classroom to promote self-efficacy and agency in writing.

Other Professional Experiences

  • Previously taught at Texas A&M University—Commerce