Drs Cornelis Jonker is a Registered Epidemiologist and Medical Anthropologist with many years of experience in health research and in research capacity building gained through lecturing in public health and health studies, working in (and heading) research and educational teams. He developed and taught several post-registration and post-graduate programmes, both in the U.K. and overseas i.a. in the areas of health research, epidemiology & biostatistics, health systems management, public health, hospital management, health economics, health quality management. Cor has many years of experience in teaching on postgraduate higher education programmes for students in Malaysia, Syria, the Sudan and Saudi Arabia through part onsite teaching and part distance learning. He is experienced as Director of Studies for several postgraduate programmes in the UK, including special programmes for students from India and Indonesia. He has extensive experience in capacity development project management. Cor has supervised many research dissertations for MSc, MPH, MPhil and PhD. Before joining the University of Bradford, he worked for many years as Senior Lecturer in Research Methods for Liverpool John Moores University and for the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.