PurposeThe University Researcher position will provide opportunity to engage locals relationally and participate in a church planting team. These teams have a primary focus on intentionally sowing the Gospel, training new believers in evangelism, discipleship, and church formation, and raising up indigenous leaders who are faithfully fulfilling the Great Commission.
Research positions within a variety of disciplines are available. You will have the ability to collect and analyze data. Duties and work requirements would be discussed with the supervisor.
We are seeking a follower of Christ who desires to share the gospel with others through relationship and discipleship. You are self-motivated, team and goal orientated an active learner with the desire to engage cross-culturally. You are enthusiastic, energetic, personable and friendly.
Having participated in an academic environment would be an asset. Academic and/or work experience in the field of research would be an asset. Computer and data entry skills would be an asset. An undergrad degree in the discipline would be an asset.
Your local team will support you closely in day to day activities and will assist with cultural adaptation, setting up life in country and building relationships with local community members. There will be a small salary offered by our field partner, however some fundraising will be required to supplement income, benefits and other expenses related to being a global worker subject to policy guidelines.
Our International Missions team will walk with you along the way – from application to deployment. Training, administrative support and mission coaching will be provided, along with assistance for promotional and fundraising efforts.
*This opportunity is offered in conjunction with our partner organization.