Jiarong Zhang is a PhD Candidate at the University of Glasgow and CREATe, the UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre). She got her Research LL.M. in intellectual property from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and LL.B. from Nankai University, China. Her current research focuses on copyright issues of traditional knowledge and traditional cultural expressions. Her other research interests include intellectual property law-related aspects of cultural property and data mining & analytics (Check her publications and research projects here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jiarong-zhang-b79482191/). Alongside her research, Jiarong is a qualified trainee lawyer in China.