Zheng Hua is an Adjunct Fellow at the Charhar Institute in Beijing. She is Professor of the School of International and Public Affairs, Shanghai Jiaotong University. Her research is majorly focusing on diplomacy, China-U.S. relations, and political communication. She received her Ph.D. in international affairs from Shanghai International Studies University. She is a Visiting Scholar at Center for American Studies in Beijing Foreign Studies University in 2001-2002.