William T. Branch

Assistant Professor of Preaching and Bible
Undergraduate Chapel Coordinator for The College at Southeastern


Professor William “Duce” Branch began studies at Philadelphia Biblical University (formerly Philadelphia College of Bible), eventually graduated from Lancaster Bible College and then went on to receive his Master’s in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS). He went on to co-plant and co-pastor an urban church in North Philadelphia. Duce is also a Christian hip-hop artist who has recorded independently and as a founding member of The Cross Movement. He currently serves as a PhD student here at SEBTS and assistant professor of preaching. Professor Branch is married to Dean Michelle Branch and they have four children.


BS, Lancaster Bible College
ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary
PhD (in progress), Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary