Education for 21st Century

As vice president for digitalization, Jan is in charge of analysing KTH’s position when it comes to digitalizing education, research and collaboration and conduct an external analysis and benchmarking study, develop recommendations for digitalization to position KTH and develop a strategy for digitalization at KTH.

As dean of the School of Computer Science and Communication at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Jan is in charge of a school comprising 350 employed staff, a turnaround of 400 Mkr annually, educating about 1200 students each year.

Jan currently supervise 3 PhD students, another 9 has graduated with a PhD under his main supervision. He teaches various courses in Human Computer Interaction, Usability and User-Centred Design at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Jan conducts multidisciplinary research on Digitalization, Digital work environments, Usability, Accessibility and User-centred Design. The research is based on Technology, Human sciences and Design.