Bryant Myers joined the faculty of Fuller as professor of international 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’ 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 articles, and held speaking engagements in multiple locations around the world.
Myers has served in various leadership roles within the Lausanne Committee on World Evangelization, and currently serves on several boards: Evangelicals for Social Action, the International Fellowship of Evangelical Mission Theologians (INFEMIT), the International Advisory Council of the Centre for the Study of Christianity in Asia, and the International Council of the Viva Network. The courses he teaches at Fuller include Poverty and Development; Relief, Refugees and Conflict; Globalization, the Poor and Christian Mission; Development Tools and Practices, and Theology of Poverty and Development.