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Te Wu

Assistant Professor, Management

School of Business
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Dr. Te Wu has been teaching at Montclair State University since 2002. Over the years, he has taught Management Process, Cross Cultural Management, and International Business to the undergraduate. Since 2007, Professor Wu has been teaching both graduate and undergraduate project management courses and also pioneered a hybrid format for the course in 2010. He is currently the lead professor for project management courses at our school.

Prof. Wu has three major "jobs". In addition to his work at Montclair, Prof. Wu is the CEO of PMO Advisory LLC (, a PMI Global Registered Education Provider (PMI REP). PMO Advisory is one of the few companies in the world offering courses and bootcamps in Project Management (PMP, CAPM), Program Management (PgMP), Portfolio Management (PfMP), Risk Management (PMI-RMP), and Agile Project Management (PMI-ACP). Prof. Wu is a leading expert in Strategic Business Execution with more than 20 years of experience helping businesses become better organized and achieve their objectives. His experience spans across business and IT strategy, program and project delivery, project management office, and operational management. Te is one of few, estimated at less than 200 in the world, professionals certified in Portfolio, Program, Project, and Project Risk Management. His book on passing the PfMP exam is frequently the bestselling book on He has also published "The Sensible Guide to a Career in Project Management", and it is usually given away for free to his students at the start of the semester.

Volunteering is Prof. Wu's final set of jobs. As a frequent volunteer with the Project Management Institute (, Prof. Wu is a core team member on the Standard for Portfolio Management team, a member of the CAPM Learning Objectives Task Team, a member of the CAPM Q&A team, and an active member of multiple PMI Chapters (New Jersey and New York). Most recently, he has joined the American National Standard Institute's Technical Advisory Team 258 (US TAG 258) as a voting member working on standards and representing American interests on the International Standard Organization. Lastly, as an avid supporter of education, Prof. Wu is a board member on the New Century Education Foundation, a noteworthy nonprofit helping to elevate some of the most underperforming youths in our nation.

At a practical level, Te’s specialty is managing complex business programs and project portfolios. He is expert at using PMO for transformational change, mastering data management, and overseeing offshore delivery and global procurement. Te has worked for a number of global companies, including KPMG, Accenture, LexisNexis, AT&T, Oracle, and Kraft. Working as a management consultant, Te has lent his expertise to a number of world-class clients, including Harley Davidson, Standard and Poor’s, Consumer Union, Time Inc., Bankers Trust, Chase Bank, Corning Inc., AXA Financials, and KCG. Te also works with non-profit organizations and educational institutions such as College Board, Columbia University Teacher School Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, Montclair State University, State University of New York, the Access Group, New Century Education Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Weill Cornell Medical School, and most recently American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Te is a frequently speaker at project management conferences, the latest being the PMI Global EMEA Congress in Rome (May 2017) and PMI China Symposium in Shanghai (September 2017). Prof. Wu also guest speaks at various universities including Stevens Institute of Technology, State University of New York, City University of New York, and Touro Graduate School of Business. He has also been invited to guest teach a course at China European International Business School in Shanghai, China, currently planned for July 2018.

Te is an alumnus of Pace University, Columbia University, University of Phoenix, and Stevens Institute of Technology and holds dual bachelor’s degrees in Chemical Engineering and Philosophy, dual master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering, Global MBA, and a doctorate in Management and International Business.

How to contact Prof. Te Wu?
1. General Inquiries: Email him at or Connect with him on LinkedIn (

2. Graduate Certificate in Project Management: email him at OR click on this link for more information about the Graduate Project Management Certificate Program (

3. PMO Advisory & Other Work: email him at You can also join his company's newsletter by visiting He frequently blogs the latest news and insights at


Strategic Business Execution
Portfolio Management
Program Management
Project Management
Project Management Office (PMO)
Organization Change and Transformation
Global Sourcing (including outsourcing)
Cross-cultural Management
International Business