Dr. James Shiver

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Dr. James Shiver

Part-time Faculty & Manager of Center for Career Planning and Workforce Strategies

Trident Graduate | Class of 2015 / 2017

Dr. James Shiver serves as Manager of the Center for Career Planning and Workforce Strategies with Trident University. His role involves providing high-quality relevant resources and services to assist students and alumni worldwide with career planning, development, and military transition. During his tenure with the University, James has held leadership roles with both the Strategic University Alliances and Military & Community Relations teams.

He is a military veteran, having served 20 years in the United States Army, holding various leadership roles as a senior personnel and program manager with the Army Medical Department. James actively volunteers with a number of community based veteran and civic organizations. He is also a part-time faculty member with the Glenn R. Jones College of Business, teaching courses focused on management, organizational behavior, and training & development.

I am extremely passionate about the opportunity to have a positive impact on the lives of our Service Members and Veterans. Dr. James Shiver


  • Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management

Education History

  • DBA - Trident University International (2022)
  • MBA - Trident University International (2017)
  • BS in Health Sciences - Trident University International (2015)
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist - U.S. Army Academy of Health Sciences (1997)