ZHANG Anran (LLM, LLB, B.A) is a PhD candidate at Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics & Erasmus China Law Center, Erasmus University Rotterdam. His current research focuses on international investment law and dispute settlement mechanism. He also worked as a researcher at Europa Institute, Leiden University (2016-2018) and was a visiting researcher at University of Cambridge (2017). He also attended the summer course at the Hague Academy of International Law (2015). He gained his Master of Laws degree at Uppsala University with IPK scholarships. He passed the Chinese Bar Exam and Test for English Major Grade 8 in 2013.