Research/Areas of Interest: Business communication, public speaking, storytelling, inclusive and anti-racist pedagogy


  • M.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, United States
  • B.A., Tufts University, Medford, United States


Amy Hirschfeld is a writer, editor, and publishing consultant with more than 30 years of experience in technical writing, editing, publications production, and marketing. She has taught technical writing and business communication at Tufts University since 2001 and joined Tufts Gordon Institute in 2009, where she is a senior lecturer in technical and managerial communication. Previously, Hirschfeld held positions in academic publishing, including Project Manager in the Publication Department of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology and North American Marketing Director for Brill Academic Publishers and Walter de Gruyter Publishers.