Jeff Stranks (BA, M.Phil. Linguistics) has worked in ELT for over 40 years. He was Senior Tutor in ELT at Bell College Saffron Walden from 1981 to 1991, and then worked in Rio de Janeiro as a trainer and academic coordinator until 2001. He is currently a freelance trainer and materials writer based in Brasília.
He has, amongst other publications, co-authored the series English in Mind and Think! (CUP, with Herbert Puchta and Peter Lewis-Jones) and Empower (CUP). He has recently served on the National Board of Braz-Tesol and is currently on its Advisory Council