Chuyi Zhu is a doctoral candidate in ethnomusicology. Her research interests include women’s lament, cultural tourism, and heritage studies. Graduated with a B. A. in Economics and Music from Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Chuyi has a wide range of academic interests. She received a certificate in Business from Harvard Business School Online and another certificate in Museum Studies from the University of Michigan. During her non-academic time, Chuyi enjoys consulting work. She has been working as an in-house consultant for Maison Youlou, a French fashion company, and has facilitated its cooperative project with the Chinese government in establishing an applied art center in Yunnan province to preserve traditional art and craft of ethnic groups in China. In her free time, Chuyi also enjoys watching movies and swimming.