Dr. Martin Sheldon

Marty Sheldon

Chair, School of Divinity

Disciplines: Biblical and Theological Studies

Dr. Sheldon is active in both the church and the academy. He has pastored churches in Tennessee and Virginia. He currently serves in his local church as co-teacher in a Life Group. Dr. Sheldon has been employed at Liberty University since 1989. He was invited to teach in the School of Divinity online program in 2003. He has enjoyed the opportunity to grow with the online program beginning as an online instructor then moving through the ranks to Administrative Faculty, Instructional Mentor, and Department Chair. Dr. Sheldon is currently a Department Chairman with the SOD Graduate School.  


  • Ph.D., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Th.M., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Welch College