Chris Welter


  • PhD Ohio State University, 2012
  • BSBA Ohio State University, 2003

Areas of Specialization

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Small Business Management


Dr. Chris Welter is an assistant professor in the Management Department. He earned his doctorate studying entrepreneurship and strategy at the Ohio State University. Currently, he teaches courses in entrepreneurship and small business management.

Dr. Welter’s research focuses on entrepreneurial opportunities. He studies how opportunities are formed. Specifically, he looks at how entrepreneurs take their ideas and gather support to bring those ideas into the social reality. Recently, he has focused on this process within the concept of social entrepreneurship.

Office Location

COBA 3328
Phone: (912) 478-5036


Curriculum Vitae

Last updated: 8/14/2017

Department of Management • PO Box 8151 Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-5161