Peng is from China and is studying a Doctor of Philosophy at University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He has also completed a Master of Engineering Science.
Peng participated in the 2019 Student Leadership Forum and was inspired to join the advisory committee to develop soft skills and become one of them.
Peng choose Queensland as his destination of study due to the tropical-like climate. During the last 3 years he has lived and studied in Queensland and he enjoys the multi-cultural experiences offered in Australia. His horizon has been widened and his language skills has improved, especially as he talks to people with different accents. Peng is now a permanent resident, still pursuing a PhD degree and casually working at the USQ International Office. He is confident to speak for international students based on his rich experience.