Studied Visual Communication at Shanghai Jiaotong University (China), DFI College of Interactive Media and Communication Art (Germany), and M.A. in Design for Digital Media at University of Portsmouth (UK).
Professional experience as designer and creative director in Shanghai, London, and Hamburg.
Won International Young Design Entrepreneur Award by British Council.
Coordinator and organiser for art and design related international study programmes and institutes in higher education, with over 15 years of experience in various universities across China and Germany.
Served as Vice Dean of School of Design, Beijing Normal University, Zhuhai.
Currently Vice Dean of Sino-German Institute of Design and Communiation, Zhejiang Wanli University.
Editor-in-Chief of Interchange, the journal of transcultural design education.
Teaching and researching focus: Visual Culture, Digital Branding, Design Methodology in Digital Media, Intercultural Teaching and Learning.