ZHANG Ying, female, Han nationality. She obtained a master degree in literature (ancient literature) in Department of Chinese Language and Literature of Peking University. Professor and doctoral supervisor of School of Chinese as a Second Language of Peking University. Her main research field is teaching Chinese as a second language. Other academic fields of interest are the cultural aspects of teaching Chinese as a second language and the related textbooks, cultural comparison and inter-cultural communication, and traditional Chinese culture and ancient Chinese literature.