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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jacob Zucker


Business Communication Program


BA in English and History, University of Rochester, 2008
MFA in English, Purdue University, 2016

Academic Appointments

Lecturer, Purdue University, 2016-2019

Research Interests

Professional and Technical Writing
Composition Pedagogy
User Experience Design
Social Media

Teaching Interests

  • Rhetoric and Style
  • Information Literacy
  • Business Ethics and Social Justice
  • Document Design

Selected Publications

Jacob's fiction and nonfiction writing appears in ESPN the Magazine, Fast Company, Electric Literature, West Branch, and Iron Horse Literary Review.