UNC-Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, ranks among the world’s leading research universities. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, Carolina regularly ranks as the best value for academic quality in U.S. public higher education. The University offers 78 bachelors, 112 masters, 68 doctorate and seven professional degree programs through 14 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences.
The Graduate Christian Fellowship group at UNC, called “Focus”, has been a Christian presence on campus for over 40 years. Focus alumni serve Christ throughout the state, across the country, and around the world. In addition, there are opportunities to work with several professional school chapters at UNC: the Christian Legal Society, the MBA Christian Fellowship, the Christian Medical & Dental Associations, and the Christian Pharmacy Fellowship.
Description: The position of Campus Staff with InterVarsity’s Graduate & Faculty Ministries (GFM) offers opportunities to work among a vibrant and diverse group of graduate students and faculty. InterVarsity encourages the formation of small and large fellowship communities that are concerned with spiritual formation, outreach and service, and the integration of faith and learning through biblical reflection.
Requirements: Christian maturity, personal initiative and leadership abilities within a broad theological grounding. Academic degrees beyond a Bachelor’s degree and theological degrees are desired but not required. Personal and professional opportunities are provided for development. All staff are expected to raise their ministry budget and will receive training in Ministry Partnership Development.