Fan Wenbing is associate Chair of the Department of Architecture, Shanghai Jiaotong University; chief architect of Atelier Fan. He has been working on architectural pedagogy, urban renewal, and the domestic architectural design in Contemporary China. His publications include the Conservation and Renewal of LiLong Housings in Shanghai (2004) and Notes on Architectural Pedagogy (2014). In 2004 and 2005, Fan worked as a visiting scholar in Société d'Économie Mixte et d'Aménagement de la Ville de Paris (SEMAPA), sponsored by the French President Scholarship. In 2012 and 2013, he worked on architectural design pedagogy in Ohio State University (OSU), sponsored by the China Scholarship Council (CSC). He has received many honors and awards regarding to his achievements as a teacher; this includes the Excellent Course Award by Shanghai Municipal Education Commission (2010) and the Outstanding Teacher Award granted by Shanghai Jiaotong University (2012). As an architect, he has directed many national and international award-winning projects in architectural and urban design. His works have been exhibited in Shanghai Biennale 2002, Shanghai International Young Architects Design Competition, Chengdu Biennale, etc.