JUSTIN BERGMAN is the deputy politics and society editor at The Conversation, based in Melbourne. He’s also a food writing instructor with Le Cordon Bleu and the Melbourne correspondent for Monocle magazine. 

Justin has reported across China and Southeast Asia as the long-time Shanghai correspondent for Monocle magazine, sportswriter for The Associated Press, and contributor to The New York Times travel pages. He's also been published in Roads & Kingdoms, Time, Mashable, FT Weekend Magazine, Modern Farmer, Elle Decor, The Guardian and other publications. 

He previously taught magazine writing and travel writing through Stanford University’s Creative Writing Continuing Studies Program. 

To contact him, please email at jb@monocle.com.