Dr. Fleming has worked at several univeristies since 1973; some include North Carolina Central, North Carolina A&T State, South Carolina State, Shaw, Campbell, and Duke Universities. He has also studied at the University of Michigan, Harvard, Duke,and the University of Virginia. He served as a Visiting Scholar at ETS in Princeton, NJ. Continuing, he also worked as dean of the School of Business, NCCU for 13 years.
He has made several academic presentations over his long career including academic efforts in Belgium, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. He has served as a marketing consultant to key South Korean Olympic officials under the auspicious of former President of the US Olympic Committee-Dr. Leroy Walker.