Wen Tao is a Ph. D, Professor, and doctoral supervisor.In 1984, he graduated from the Department of Automatic Control of NorthwesternPolytechnical University, received a bachelor's degree, and graduated from theDepartment of Electronic Engineering of Northwestern Polytechnical University,and received a master's degree in 1987, and graduated from the Department ofComputer Science and Technology of Northeastern University in 1994 and got aPh. D degree. Wen Tao has been engaged in higher education for more than 30years. Since 1987, he has been appointed as the assistant professor, lecturer,associate professor, professor and vice president of Fushun Petroleum Institute(now Liaoning Shihua University). He is the president of the Neusoft Educationand Technology Group (Dalian Neusoft Software Park Industry Development Co.,Ltd.), and Vice President of Dalian Neusoft Holdings, Secretary of the Partycommittee and President of Dalian Neusoft University of Information. Also heworks as the Chairman of the China Computer Society Vocational EducationDevelopment Committee, member of the National Higher School Setting Committee,Vice Chairman of the National Industry and Information Industry TeachingGuidance Committee, member of the Higher Education Teaching and GuidingCommittee of the Software Engineering Specialty of the Ministry of Education,the Committee of the Liaoning Provincial Committee and the member of the ProvincialGovernment Decision Advisory committee, the 5th provincial government supervision of thepeople's Government of Liaoning Province, the Deputy Director of the Teachingand Guiding Committee of the Computer Specialty of the general higher schoolsof Liaoning Province, the Deputy Director of the Expert Guidance Committee forthe Training of Applied Talents in general universities of Liaoning Province,the member of Liaoning Province Higher Schools Setting Committee, and therepresentative of the Dalian Municipal People's Congress.
Wen Tao won "National Vocational Education AdvancedIndividuals", "China Private Higher Education Innovation Award","China's Most Charismatic President", "Outstanding Educationistsin China", "2012 Outstanding Contribution Education Figure ","The 5th NationalEducation Reform and Innovation Outstanding Principal Award", "2015the Most Popular President on Campus", "Liaoning ProvinceDistinguished Teacher Award", "The Top 100 Candidates of 10 millionTalents Project of Liaoning Province”, "Liaoning OutstandingEducators", "Liaoning May 1st Labor Medal","Liaoning Province Outstanding Experts", "Dalian City SpecialLabor Model", "Dalian City Outstanding Expert", "DalianCity Leading Talents", "Dalian City Software and Service OutsourcingIndustry Outstanding Contribution Individual”, "Dalian AnnualEntrepreneur" and other titles.
In 2005, Wen Tao chaired the "Exploration andPractice of the Training Model of Innovative IT professionals", which wonboth the 1st prize of the 5th National Higher Educationand Teaching Achievements, and the special prize of Liaoning Province TeachingAchievement. In 2009, he hosted the “Construction and Application of theTraining Platform for Software Talents” and won both the 2nd prizeof the 6th National Level of Higher Education Achievements and thefirst prize of Liaoning Province Teaching Achievement. In August 2010, the JavaSeries Course Group led by Wen Tao was awarded the title of National TeachingTeam in 2010. In 2013, the "Exploration and Practice of IT TalentsTraining System Based on TOPCARES-CDIO" hosted by Wen Tao won the 1stprize for the Teaching Achievements of Liaoning Province.
In March 2018, Wen Tao's "Research on the PracticeEducation System and Practice Platform for Professional cross IntegrationEngineering Oriented to Intelligent Manufacturing" was affirmed as one ofthe first batch of "New Engineering" Research and Practice projectsby Ministry of Education. Wen Tao has chaired more than 20 research projects atthe state and provincial levels and won four awards for scientific andtechnological progress at the state, provincial and ministerial levels, and hastaken part in the study of National Natural Science funds and trained more than50 post graduate students and doctoral students.