Dr Zhao Yong-bing hails from Hu Nan Province, China. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts (Hon) in Chinese Language and Literature from Wu Han University in 1998. She received her Master of Philosophy in 2000 and Doctor of Philosophy in 2006 (majoring in Modern Chinese Literature and Culture) from the Division of Humanities of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Her research interests include Modern Chinese literature, Chinese women's literature, and Chinese films.
Dr Zhao teaches Chinese Language and Literature at HKCC.