After earning his master's degree, Jan Jancourt was awarded an extended working internship and residency at Studio Dumbar in Den Haag, Netherlands.
Following his return to the states Jancourt worked in Minneapolis at the studios of Seitz, Yamamoto and Moss, and Cucci Design before taking his current position at MCAD. He maintains an active design studio specializing in identity systems and publication design.
Jancourt's clients have included: Carleton College, American Public Radio, Hunt Adkins, Intermedia Arts, the Walker Art Center, the Utne Reader, and MCAD. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and has been recognized by a number of publications including Print, ID Magazine, Emigre, Idea, Critique, Design Quarterly, Dutch Graphic Design, 100 Dutch Posters, The Graphic Edge, Typography Now, and Typography Now 2.