Professor Zhang majored in American Literature, focusing on the studies of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Toni Morrison. She earned an M.A. degree at Heilongjiang University, and a B. A. in English Language and Literature at Qiqihar University, China. Her publications include: Fundamentals of English Historical Linguistics, Beijing: Peking University Press (2010) and Nathaniel Hawthorne and Redemption, Beijing: China Commerce and Trade Press (2007).
Dr. Sun is a professor and Chair of the Academic Committee, School of Foreign Languages at Renmin University of China. He has also been working as a member of the Excellent Educational Resources Abroad and Quality Assurance System Advisory Board under the Ministry of Education, and an Inspector of the National Test for English Majors (TEM) under the Ministry of Education. Before he came to Beijing, Dr. Sun was a professor, vice dean, and department chair at Northwest University in Xi’an.