Ramon Tejada (he/him) is a (New Yorkino / Afro-Caribbean / American) designer (el studio de ramon) and educator based in Providence, RI, and Los Angeles. He works in a hybrid design/teaching practice focusing on collaboration, inclusion, unearthing, and the responsible expansion of design, a practice he has named “puncturing.” Ramon is an assistant professor in the Graphic Design Department at RISD.


MFA – Graphic Design | Otis College of Art & Design

Design Mentorship | COMA NYC/AMS

Continuing Education – Design: Print & Web Technologies | SVA

MFA – Directing/Performance Art | Bennington

MA/BA – English Dramatic Literature & Theater/Spanish | Wheaton

David Peacock

Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Sereina Rothenberger

Faculty Co-Chair, MFA in Graphic Design

Anne West

Thesis Instructor, MFA in Graphic Design

James Chae

Visiting Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Yoon Soo Lee

Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Matthew Monk

Academic Dean; Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design