Graduate Theological Union

Valerie Miles-Tribble

Associate Professor of Ministerial Leadership and Practical Theology
At GTU since 2003
PhD, Walden University
DMin, San Francisco Theological Seminary
Certification, Community Economic Dev. (SLI), Harvard Divinity School
MDiv, American Baptist Seminary of the West
MPH, University of California at Berkeley
BS, Hampton University
Phone: 510/841-1905 x235

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Current Quantitative Research on GTU Students' Self-Assessment of Leadership Competencies and Preparation
  • Practical theology - Interdisciplinary Scope and Interdisciplinary Methods
  • Organizational Leadership and Behavioral Ethics
  • Womanist Theology - Methods and Approaches; Women's Studies
  • Religion and Society

Selected Publications

  • Response to "Praise and Respect" in What We Love About the Black Church, Judson Press, 2010.
  • Response to "The Forum: Are the strategies of care different when fear is all around us?" in Journal of Supervision and Training in Ministry, 2008.