Staff Profile

James T. Wessel

Senior Member of Technical Staff

Key Responsibilities

James Wessel is a Senior Member of the Technical Staff within the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI). His current SEI responsibilities include support for the Army Strategic Software Improvement Program (ASSIP), an Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology ASA (ALT)-sponsored initiative. His Army acquisition support experience has extended to several Program Management Offices within severalProgram Executive Offices, and varied Army Software Engineering Centers and Directorates.  Prior to the SEI, Mr. Wessel provided software system acquisition management support within the Army Program Executive Office Intelligence, Electronic Warfare and Sensors (PEO IEW&S) office and the Army Communications, Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC). He has been a developer and manager of Army and industry-based software systems with over 26 years of experience.


Software Solutions Division, 

Client Technical Solutions


  • MS, Software Engineering

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