Shipp, Dr. Jeremiah

Adjunct Professor
John Wesley School of Leadership


Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce, Higher Education Leadership
M.A., Piedmont International University, Biblical Studies
B.B.A., Tennessee State University, Business Information Systems


Dr. Shipp has more than 16 years of experience in the information technology industry, providing quality assurance, systems support, and project management for various Fortune 500 companies. He is an intellectual influencer who is committed to excellence. His engaging, creative, and relatable teaching style helps students discover and develop their unique gifts and talents. 

Dr. Shipp came to faith in Christ as a teenager. He is a minister of the gospel and has served in various capacities in ministry. He is a member of Love and Faith Christian Fellowship in Greensboro, NC, where he serves as a Ministry Director providing leadership, training, and support to 15 ministries within his church family. He believes it is the will of God that the body of Christ is fitly joined together without denominational and cultural divisions. Dr. Shipp resides in Kernersville, NC with his wife Vanita and their two sons, Elijah and Joshua. His favorite scripture is Galatians 6:9, "And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not."

Teaching & Research Specializations

  • Culturally Responsive Teaching 
  • Faith Development Theory
  • Higher Education Leadership
  • Retention and persistence of Black male collegians
  • Technology 


Shipp, Dr. Jeremiah