Feifan was born in Henan, China. She graduated from Qingdao University of Science and Technology with a B.Sc in Applied Chemistry. In September 2014 she joined the group of Prof. Wei Huang as a PhD student at Nanjing University, China. Her PhD study focuses on the construction of macrocycles and related supramolecular system based on imine bond. She joined the group of Prof. Jonathan Nitschke as a visiting student supported by China Scholarship Council in March 2019.