University Place, Syracuse University
Debora Ryan

School of Design
Instructor, Museum Studies

Debora Ryan is a Ph.D. student in cultural foundations in education at Syracuse University, where she also earned an M.A. in art history. Ryan has taught museum studies, history of design, and history of photography courses in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, as well as museum studies/visual arts courses at Wells College in Aurora, New York. She is a museum professional with 20 years of experience, most recently as senior curator at the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse from 2003 to 2013.