Research Assistant – Innovation Grant

General Statement of Job Function

Job Title:Research Assistant – Innovation Grant
Reports To: Assistant Director, Grants Administrator
Pay: $17/hour

The Research Assistant – Innovation Grant will assist in the collection and analysis of research data pertaining to young adults’ relationship with theological education, as well as the dissemination of results.

Essential Functions

  • Conduct research on church-going young adults and the way they view/value theological education.
  • Prepare research materials.
  • Conduct and analyze research data.
  • Report findings based on information gathered from research.
  • Complete other projects or logistical assistance as requested.


  • Denver Seminary student preferred. 
  • Assistant must show proven skills in the area of research and administrative support.
  • An undergraduate degree or its equivalent is required.
  • A current student of the School Counseling or Dual concentration is preferable.


  • Committed personal relationship with Jesus Christ required and a lifestyle consistent with the Seminary’s Community Values and Behavioral Commitments.
  • Agreement with Denver Seminary’s statement of faith.
  • High proficiency in an applicable subject matter is expected.
  • Excellent verbal, written, research and computer skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks, make appropriate contacts, and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Self-driven, results-oriented ability to maintain a clear focus on high quality and business outcomes needed. A forward planner and goal-setter that continually assesses performance desired.


Denver Seminary prepares men and women to engage the needs of the world with the redemptive power of the Gospel and the life-changing truth of Scripture. Through our educational programs and mentoring process, the Seminary challenges students to grow spiritually, intellectually, and professional in order to lead God’s people in the accomplishment of His mission in the world. The position of Graduate Assistant III supports this mission by:

  • Appropriately serving with high quality research and academic excellence, completing projects as assigned.

Typical Physical Demands and Working Conditions

Normal office working conditions including computer usage may require occasional standing, walking, long periods of sitting, climb stairs, balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Denver Seminary is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence in all areas of ministry and operations.

Application Process

Willingness to support Denver Seminary’s vision, sign the National Association of Evangelicals Faith Statement, and abide by the Seminary’s Community Values and Behavioral Commitments is required.

Please complete our online application form.  

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