Bachelor, Wake Forest University, 1972. Master of Divinity, Vanderbilt Divinity School, 1975. Doctor of Ministry, Vanderbilt Divinity School, 1976.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1990.
Chaplain, Virginia Intermont College, Bristol, 1976-1979; pastor, Free Union (Virginia) United Methodist Church, 1980-1981; pastor, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Barboursville, Virginia, 1981-1982; professor religion, Averett College, Danville, Virginia, 1982-1983; professor religion, Furman U., Greenville, South Carolina., since 1983.
Member Greenville Inter-Faith Forum. Member program committee National Workshop on Christian-Jewish Relations, Charleston, South Carolina, 1989. Member American Academy Religion (Southeast region steering committee since 1991), Southern Baptist Women in Ministry (national steering committee 1984-1985), Baptist Professors Religion, American Society Church History, Society for the Science Study of Religion.
Married Claude Norris Stulting Junior, September 30, 1983. Children: Elizabeth Bennett Stulting, James Forest Mullen Stulting.