Dr. Jeremiah Shipp

Adjunct Professor of Leadership



Office: Off Campus


Dr. Shipp is a native of Winston-Salem, NC. He came to faith in Christ as a teenager. He has completed formal education at Tennessee State University, obtaining a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Business Information Systems, Master of Arts degree in Biblical Studies from Piedmont International University, and Doctor of Education degree in Higher Education Leadership from Texas A&M University-Commerce.

Dr. Shipp is an ordained 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 the Youth Coordinator of a vibrant and growing youth ministry. He believes it is the will of God that the body of Christ be fitly joined together without denominational and cultural divisions. Dr. Shipp is the husband of one wife, Vanita and they are the proud parents of one son, Elijah. 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."

Academic Experience
Adjunct Professor, Guilford Technical Community College, Center for Academic Engagement, 2017-Present
Adjunct Professor, Piedmont International University, School of Leadership, 2017-Present
Adjunct Professor, Carolina Christian College, Undergraduate Ministry Program, 2015-Present

Teaching & Research Specializations
Culturally Relevant Pedagogy
Faith Development Theory
Online Education
Student Development Theory
Underrepresented minority groups 

Teaching Assignments
Bible College Success Seminar (BI 100)
College Transfer Success (ACA 122)
Dynamics of Leadership (ML 304)
The Ministry Leader (ML 301)
Leadership with Technology (LEA 513)

Ministry Experience
Ordained Minister, 2006-Present
Youth Coordinator, Love and Faith Christian Fellowship, Greensboro, NC, 2016-Present
Ministers-in-Training, Love and Faith Christian Fellowship, Greensboro, NC, 2012-Present
Partners in Prayer, Love and Faith Christian Fellowship, Greensboro, NC, 2013-2016
Teen Leader, Love and Faith Christian Fellowship, Greensboro, NC, 2013-2016
Altar Worker, Love and Faith Christian Fellowship, Greensboro, NC, 2013-2016
Youth Coordinator, Piney Grove Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, NC, 2006-2012
Teen Sunday School Teacher, Piney Grove Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, NC, 2006-2012
Jail Ministry, Piney Grove Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, NC, 2007-2010
Youth Teacher, Forsyth County Sunday School Union, Winston-Salem, NC, 2007-2012
Youth Teacher, Greater Grace Temple Community Church, Nashville, TN, 2004-2005

Professional Experience
Systems Support Analyst 3, Wells Fargo, Enterprise Technology Services, Winston-Salem, NC, 2008-Present 
Quality Assurance Analyst, Wachovia, Code Migration Services, Winston-Salem, NC, 2005-2008
Technology Associate, Wachovia, Operations, Technology, and eCommerce, Charlotte, NC, 2005    
Internet Quality Analyst, Wachovia, Operations and Technology, Winston-Salem, NC, 2004-2005
Internal Auditor, Wachovia, General Banking Group, Charlotte, NC, 2003 

Shipp, Jeremiah E. (2017). “Pressing Toward the Mark: The Influence of Spiritual Meaning on the Retention of African American Male Graduate Students at Public Universities.”
Shipp, J. & Kim, J. (2014). The Gateway to Cultural Competence – The Implications of Leadership and Gender on the Student Affairs Organization. Focus on Colleges, Universities, and Schools, 8(1).

Professional Recognition
Outstanding Black Graduate, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2017
Shared Success Award, Wells Fargo, 2016
Presidential Excellence Award, National Society of Leadership & Success, 2013
Technology and Operations Group Gold Coin Award, Wells Fargo, 2013
YMCA Black Achievers Distinguished Service Award, YMCA of Northwest North Carolina Black Achievers Program, 2013
Dorothy Pace Philley Endowment, Texas A&M University-Commerce, 2012-2013

Professional Organizations
INROADS, Inc. Alumnus
National Society of Leadership and Success

Community Service
Council Member, Forsyth County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council, Winston-Salem, NC, 2012-2014
Guardian ad Litem, North Carolina Juvenile Court, Winston-Salem, NC, 2007-2008
Grade Advisor, Crosby Scholars, Winston-Salem, NC, 2006-2007