Wellesley and New York University
Ileana L. Selejan is the Linda Wyatt Gruber ’66 Curatorial Fellow in Photography at The Davis Museum at Wellesley College. She received her PhD in Art History from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. Her work focuses on war and documentary practices, and the intersection of aesthetics, ethics, and protest in photography and art. Ileana was the recipient of the 2012–13 Joan and Stanford Alexander Award for her dissertation research in Nicaragua. She previously taught in the Photography and Imaging Department at Tisch School of the Arts, and in the Art History Department at New York University, the Parsons School of Design, and in the Fine Arts Department at West University, Timisoara, Romania. Ileana also writes independently, and is a contributing member of kinema ikon.