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Nicky Adams


Full-Time Faculty


Email: Nicky Adams
Phone: 937-229-3423

HM 212


Nicky Adams is a lecturer in the Department of English, teaching professional and technical writing courses and coordinating writing internships for students. An active education abroad faculty member, she has led and taught for programs in England, Ireland, Spain and Italy.

Through her LLC, Workplace Communication Consulting, Nicky regularly facilitates workshops for the University of Dayton's Center for Leadership and other area organizations on a variety of professional writing and communication topics.

Nicky was awarded College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Member of the Year (non-tenure track) for 2015.

Courses Taught

  • ENG 372: Business and Professional Writing
  • ENG 368: Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing
  • ENG 370: Report and Proposal Writing
  • ENG 485: Writing Internship


  • M.A. in English/Organizational Communication, Wright State University, 1992
  • B.S. in Education, Miami University, 1988

Professional Activities

  • Writing Internship Coordinator, Department of English
  • Education Abroad Faculty Member, UD Center for International Programs
  • Workshop Facilitator, UD Center for Leadership
  • Owner/Facilitator, Workplace Communication Consulting, LLC