Robert is Director of the Tyndale Intercultural Ministries Centre (TIM Centre) and works with AIM Canada as Urban consultant for Multi-cultural leaders engaging in Global mission. Originally from Northern Ireland, he immigrated to Canada in 1974. He is a graduate of Tyndale (Ontario Bible College, BTh) and Wheaton Graduate School (MA in Intercultural Studies). For 12 years, Robert and his wife Sheila served as missionaries in theological education and leadership development with Africa lnland Mission (AIM) in Kenya and Tanzania. Robert was the personnel director of AIM Canada for 5 years and Director of MissionPrep, an inter-mission cross-cultural training partnership.
Professor Cousins will be teaching a course on Developing Intercultural Competency for Ministry during the Summer 2014 term.