So, my name is Jan Teunissen, a Rotterdam based designer. I focus my work on creating meaningful multimedia products. These products should streamline a journey or provoke a shift of behaviour or mindset.

Since I started my Bachelor Communication & Multimedia Design my passion for Digital and Interactive Design grew. During the programme I tried to take every chance to accept new challenges. I worked as an allround designer at Designstudio Booreiland during my first internship. I was a part of an international, multidisciplinary team with whom I worked on several projects. Working directly for international cliënts like Fairphone and Inrev on cross media projects got me really excited.

At the end of 2015 I got the chance to participate in a exchange project with the Donghua University in Shanghai to work on a design challenge commisioned by Philips Healthcare. It was a wonderful and eye-opening experience to collaborate with students from this completely different culture.

Another exciting project was the minor Interface and User Experience Design. Together with my team I created Coach. Coach is an app for people with asthma that gives a personal advice for the best time to go for a run. This project symbolized the ideal process for me. By thorough research and ideation we got a strong concept for a very complicated design challenge.
With this project we made it to the SideR (Student Interaction Design and Research) conference 2016 and to the finale of SpinAwards category Young Talent.

I graduated with a project for Voordekunst focussing on stimulating makers to create more engagement with their followers. During this seven months long individuel project I learned to organize and design my own design process.

When I’m not designing I proceed my continuous quest to find funky tunes for my spotify playlist (all recommendations are welcome!). Or I am riding my fixed gear bike throught the city and take snapshot of the urban life.

If you like to get to know be better, do not hesitate to shoot me a message, follow me on Instagram or Twitter or connect on LinkedIn.

Student Communication & Multimedia Design
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
Sept 2012 - Apr 2017

INCMD-DDA honours programme
Dutch Digital Agencies
Sep 2014 - Dec 2014

Design Intern
Booreiland Amsterdam
Jan 2015 - Aug 2015

Exchange programme with Donghua University
Philips Healthcare - Shanghai
Oct 2015

Finalist SpinAwards catagory Young Talent 
Team Hopscotch
Feb 2016

Trinopsis research project
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
Feb 2016

Featured project SideR Conference 2016 Malmö
Team Hopscotch
Apr 2016

Graduate UX Design Intern
Digital Natives commissioned by Voordekunst
Sept 2016 - Apr 2017

Selected for T500
TNW Conference
May 2017

Download my resume here.