Jacob Adam Thabo Tholo obtained a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Technology Education at the North West University in 2008. While pursuing his postgraduate studies, he was a part-time lecturer in the Faculty of Education, and was involved in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Technology Education. He has been a lecturer, senior lecturer and head of department at a College of Education as well as a curriculum planner with the North West Department of Education. He has been the Chief Education Specialist with the Quality Assurance division of the North West Department of Education from 2005 to 2015. He is currently Chief Education Specialist E-Governance and E-Learning Services effective 1 September 2016. He has presented research papers in various local and international institutions as well as publishing in accredited Journals.