Jan has over 15 years of administrative and teaching experience in higher education. From 1999 to 2003, he worked at Carroll Community College, beginning in the foundation office, where he coordinated the school’s annual fund and employee giving campaigns and managed sponsorship for foundation special events. He then moved to Carroll’s Continuing Education and Training division, where he designed CE&T’s website, coordinated outreach activities, and managed adjunct faculty development. In the Graduate School, Jan is the admissions liaison for the following programs: Ceramics Arts, MFA, Ceramics Arts, M.A., Ceramic Arts Certificate, Humanities, M.A., Human Sciences, M.A., Environmental Biology, M.S., GIS Certificate, Counseling, M.S., Clinical Mental Health Counseling Specialty, Counseling, M.S., School Counseling Specialty, Gerontology Certificate, Thanatology, M.A./Certificate , Curriculum and Instruction, M.S., Education Leadership, M.S., Education Leadership Certificate Preparation, Elementary STEM Certificate, Mathematics Education, M.S./ Certificate, Mathematics Instructional Leadership, M.S., Mathematics Education, M.S./ Certificate and Reading Specialization M.S.
Jan has taught in the speech communications and English departments at Frederick Community College since 2007, teaching a range of speech communications, writing and literature courses. While at FCC, he worked as a writing center tutor and was the school’s first-ever sports information director. In that capacity, he served as President of the Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference SID Association from 2009-2012. From 2013 to 2016, Jan taught secondary English at New Life Christian School, where he was also assistant athletic director.