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Erin M. Shaw

Erin Shaw, EdD

Associate Professor of Women's Ministry, Director of Women's Ministry


Before joining the faculty of Cedarville University in 2014, Erin Shaw served as a staff member of a church for eight years overseeing a young women’s ministry. Now at Cedarville, her desire is that women would be empowered to know and study God’s Word for themselves, especially in the areas of gender and women’s issues in society. Dr. Shaw is an advisor to the women’s ministry class leaders on campus and oversees a mentoring program for students working toward a women’s ministry minor.

Education and Credentials

  • Ed.D. in Christian Education, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div. in Women's Studies with Biblical Languages, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.A. in Journalism, University of Florida

Scholarly Works

  • How Male Leadership in the Church Honors Women (Erin Shaw) Journal of Discipleship and Family Ministry (2016)
  • Book Review: No Little Women by Aimee Byrd (Erin Shaw) Themelios (2017)
  • Evaluating Knowing and Reasoning for Use in Christian Higher Education (Erin Shaw) Christian Education Journal ( August 2019)

View a listing of scholarly works in the Cedarville University Digital Commons »


  • Favorite places to visit: Scotland; Disney World; and Tampa, Florida
  • Hobbies: Traveling, British mini-series connoisseur
  • Why I'm at Cedarville: Working at Cedarville allows me to empower women to know and study the Word of God and equip them to share the Gospel around the world.