Bryant Myers joined the faculty of Fuller as professor of transformational development in 2006. A lifelong activist dedicated to Christian relief and development work around the world, Myers brings over 30 years’ experience with World Vision International (WVI) to the Fuller community. He served primarily in senior management roles for WVI, most recently as vice president for development and food resources.
A published author on poverty and transformational development, humanitarian aid, and world mission, Myers’s most recent works include Walking with the Poor: Principles and Practice of Transformational Development, Working with the Poor: Insights and Learnings from Development Practitioners, and Exploring World Mission: Context and Challenges. He has also published numerous journal articles, and held speaking engagements in multiple locations around the world.
Myers has served in various leadership roles within the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization and has served on a variety of nonprofit boards. The courses he teaches at Fuller include Poverty and Development; Globalization, the Poor and Christian mission; Relief, Refugees and Conflict; Development Tools and Practice, Theology of Poverty and Development.
- MD525: Poverty and Development
- MD500: Globalization and the Poor
- MD546: Relief, Refugees, and Conflict
- MD528: Development Tools and Practice
- MD524: Advocacy for Social Justice
- MD540: Theology of Poverty and Development
Areas of Expertise, Research, Writing, and Teaching
Transformational development, development studies, the integration of evangelism and development, contemporary humanitarian affairs