Wu is specializing in nonprofit management and leadership. His research interests include civic engagement, volunteering, giving, and nonprofit governance and accountability. Zhongsheng received his master’s degree in nonprofit management from Beijing Normal University in 2015, and his BA in social work from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2012. He was also a visiting graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania School of Policy and Practice from August 2014 to April 2015. He is involved in several studies on the nonprofit sector of China. He also interned or volunteered in several nonprofit organizations, such as the China Foundation Center.