Jolan currently works in the Europeana Collections team to improve collections visibility, to support campaigns, and to offer more non-curated thematic collections. He also coordinates Europeana's end of the V4Design project, working on providing access to high-quality visual and textual cultural heritage content for the development of a platform that provides architects, video game creators and designers with visual and textual content for re-use in their fields.
Jolan holds Master's degrees in Digital Humanities from KU Leuven and History from Ghent University. He is interested in digital library science, information databases, and knowledge communication and dissemination in a historical perspective. He also enjoys Calvin & Hobbes, chillwave, and dinosaurs.