Lancie Affonso, M.B.A., M.I.B.S.

Senior Instructor

Address: Berry Hall 110 - Harbor Walk East 319
Office Hours: Contact for appointment
Phone: or Text: 843-628-6357
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Lancie Affonso has a joint instructing appointment in the Department of Management and Marketing as well as Computer Science since 2014.  Professor Affonso has been teaching and mentoring at the College of Charleston since 2001 and currently serves as a Faculty Fellow in the Honors College for the Entrepreneurship Living Leaning Community (eLLC.) He is a Certified Entrepreneurship Teacher (CET) and has taught the YesCarolina Entrepreneurship Biz Camps for middle and high school students on the College's Main Campus. Lancie completed his IMBA (MIBS) at the University of South Carolina and graduated from the Honors Program at the College of Charleston with an undergraduate degree in Business Administration and a Masters degree in Computer and Information Sciences with a specialization in Software Engineering. 

He has served as the Director of Information Technology Fluency at the College and currently teaches courses in Management, Entrepreneurship, Decision Sciences, and Computer Science.  Lancie is an enterprise technology consultant and his current research interests include Marketing and Predictive Analytics as well as emerging Software as a Service (SaaS) technologies including Customer Relationship Management (CRM).  He is also interested in student engagement factors in online learning and online business simulations.


The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
International Masters in Business Administration (MIBS/IMBA)  -  1998

The University of Charleston, Charleston, SC
Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Systems - 2008
Concentration in Software Engineering

The College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration  -  1996
Honors Program Graduate; Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma


The Citadel Graduate College, Charleston, SC  
Graduate Certificate - Technical Project Management  -  2008

NFTE University, New York, NY
Teaching Certification  -  National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship  -  2008

Research Interests

  • Management Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Technology
  • Entrepreneurship 

Courses Taught

  • Technology Ventures
  • Introduction to Business 
  • Management and Organizational Behavior
  • International Management
  • Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice