Nicole Zeftel

Clinical Assistant Professor
Organization and Human Resources


PhD, City University of New York Graduate Center
MPhil, City University of New York Graduate Center
MA, University at Buffalo
BA, University of Toronto


  • Communication Literacy for Business


  • Composition and rhetoric
  • Digital pedagogy
  • 19th-century American literature
  • Relationship of literature to medicine

Selected Publications

“Urbanizing Brooklyn in Maro O. Rolfe’s Diamond Dan: The Brooklyn Divorce Detective.” The Dime Novel Round-Up. June 2016.

Awards, Grants and Honors

  • Instructional Technology Fellowship, Macaulay Honors College CUNY (2016-2018)
  • The Horatio Alger Fellowship for Archival Work, Northern Illinois University (2015)

Professional Affiliations

  • Modern Language Association (MLA)
  • American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)

Other Experience

  • Student Advisor and Adjunct Instructor, New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study
  • Writing Across the Curriculum Fellow, The College of Staten Island, CUNY