Jay Wise earned a Master of Divinity from Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University; a Master of Library and Information Science from Kent State University; and the Master and Bachelor of Arts in History from Ohio University’s Honors Tutorial College.
He enjoys information searching, assisting students with technology, working collaboratively with faculty and staff to develop innovative ways to provide student-led instruction, flipping classrooms, and using multimedia resources to engage students in their studies. In addition to his duties with Off Campus Library Services, he will begin a new role serving the students, faculty, and staff of Wesley Seminary.
Jay is an Ordained Minister in the Wesleyan Church (Greater Ohio District) and a volunteer pastor in his home church. His research interests center on spiritual formation, church history, and leadership development in Christian academic communities.