ProfileBorn and raised in the Netherlands, Tabe Bergman attained BA degrees in Journalism and American Studies, and an MA degree in American Studies. He was a freelance journalist, a web editor and a global news editor with the Associated Press.
After realizing that his true interest lies in researching journalism, he started a PhD at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He graduated in 2013 and taught at Renmin University in Beijing. In 2017 he joined XJTLU.
His main teaching interests are media theory, digital media and journalism. His main research interest is western journalism, specifically the reporting of foreign news.