Michael Bryant, PhD
Executive Vice President/Professor of Christian Studies
Jones Hall, President's Office
Dr. Michael L. Bryant serves as executive vice president. His responsibilities include
strategic planning, student services, denominational relations, campus ministries,
the Whitfield Center for Christian Leadership, diversity and university relations.
Prior to working in his current role, he served as a pastor near Edenton, N.C., (2000-2008)
and as dean of the School of Christian Studies at Charleston Southern University (2013-2016).
Bryant received a BS in history from Charleston Southern University in 1995 and an
MDiv with Languages in 1998 and PhD in Biblical Studies in 2008 from Southeastern
Baptist Theological Seminary. He has taught short-term in Christian institutions in
Uganda, Cameroon, Ethiopia, and Moldova. Bryant has been married to his wife, Amy,
for more than 20 years. They have four children.