William 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 Masters 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 a Ph.D. student here at SEBTS and assistant professor of preaching. Prof Branch is married to Dean Michelle Branch and they have four children.


Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary, 2004
Ph.D., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, present