Charles Tu

Charles C. Tu, PhD, CFA

University of San Diego  |  Daniel F. Mulvihill Professor of Commercial Real Estate & Academic Director of MSRE Program

San Diego, California

Charles Tu is the Daniel F. Mulvihill Professor of Commercial Real Estate and Academic Director of the MS in Real Estate program in the Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate at the University of San Diego. He teaches a variety of courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, including real estate finance and investment, real estate capital markets, real estate management, and real estate development.  He is also the principal instructor of Advanced Real Estate Finance in Urban Land Institute’s Real Estate School.  Tu earned his PhD in business administration from The George Washington University in 1999 and received the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 2000.  He became a LEED Accredited Professional in 2009 and is ARGUS Software Certified for both ARGUS Valuation-DCF and Developer. Tu is also a NAIOP Distinguished Fellow.