Zhang Shubin is an Adjunct Fellow at the Charhar Institute in Beijing. He is Deputy Director of Center for Nepalese Studies and an Associate Professor of Department of Foreign Languages, Hebei University of Economics and Business. He is also a member of Chinese Association for South Asian Studies. He once held the posts of Dean on the Chinese side of Confucius Institute at Kathmandu University. His research mainly covers critical linguistics, international politics and regional studies on Nepal. He has issued more than thirty professional academic articles on related journals.