Jason Alejandro is a Puerto Rican graphic designer and educator based between NYC and Philadelphia. He is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at the College of New Jersey. His work examines, addresses, and questions aspects of cultural identity, professional practice and critical pedagogy through research, making, and writing.

Jason has produced award-winning work for brands, agencies, and organizations—as well as publishers, and institutions of higher education. His work has been exhibited in New York City, Boston, Berlin, Minneapolis and Mexico City. He has previously taught at Rutgers University, Lehigh University, Kean University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Jason received his MFA in Graphic Design from Vermont College of Fine Arts.

︎ I am currently available for client commissions, as well as speaking, writing, and exhibition opportunities.

Projects &

Brooklyn Rail
Climate Central
Columbia University Press
EFK Group
Johnson & Johnson
MIT Press
Stanford University Press
Oxford University Press
Princeton University Office of Admission
Princeton University Humanities Council
Princeton University Press
Rolling Stone
Rutgers University Press
Smith & Manning
Stanford University Press
Timber Press
University of Chicago Press
University of Minnesota Press
University of Texas Press
University of Toronto Press
Verso Books

& Judging

Art Directors Club
Art Directors Club of NJ
AUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show­
Book Industry Guild of NY
CASE Circle of Excellence
Casual Optimist
Communication Arts
Literary Hub
NY Book Show
One Club
Society of Typographic Arts

Selected Work

Editorial design for The Brooklyn Rail’s Guest Critics section, in collaboration with Mahogany L. Browne. April 2021.

Various cover designs for University of Minnesota Press and Verso Books, 2020–2021.

Bomba poster series, 2021