Julia Zhu was born and raised in Suzhou.
Julia graduated from Soochow University with a BA in Chinese Language and Literature. With the desire of being a professional language teacher, she continued to be educated at Beijing Language and Culture University, obtaining a Master degree in Education.
Julia has been working at DCSZ for 9 years, teaching (I)GCSE and IB Chinese and supervising Chinese EE. She strives to keep up to date with discussions in Chinese language education and utilises a blend of learning approaches.
Outside of the classroom, Julia is interested in travelling, doing exercise and making Chinese traditional handcrafts and arts.