Ramon Tejada is an independent Dominican-American designer and teacher based in Providence. He works in a hybrid design-teaching practice that focuses on collaborative design practices and not-for-profit and educational organizations. He is an assistant professor in the Graphic Design department at Rhode Island School of Design; he has also taught in the graduate MFA Communication Design program at Pratt Institute; at the undergraduate level at Parsons/The New School and CUNY-Queens College; and in the MA program at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD). He received an MFA in performance arts from Bennington College and an MFA in graphic design from Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.