The Team

The Monsoon Project is a student publication focusing on issues of Asia and the Pacific. It is based at the Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU.

Monsoon was founded in 2013 under the initiative of students and scholars at the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. Our previous Editors-in-chief and Deputy Editors are listed below with their tenure periods:

Alice Dawkins (2013 – 2015) as Editor-in-chief

Catia Rizio (2015 – 2016) as Editor-in-chief

Lewis Hirst (2013 – 2014) as Sub-Editor

Callum Smith (2013 – 2014) as Sub-Editor

Mish Khan (2015 – 2016) as Deputy Editor

Harrison Rule (December 2016 to February 2018) as Editor-in-Chief

Reza Mazumder (December 2016 – May 2018) as Editor-in-Chief

Cherry Zheng (May 2018 – December 2018) as Editor-in-Chief

Maxwell Lowe (February 2019 – ongoing) as Editor-in-Chief and Deputy Editor

Serena Ford (June 2019 – October 2019) Editor-in-Chief

Jonathon Zubrzycki (October 2019 – 2020) Editor-in-Chief


Monsoon is supported by academics and professionals whose mentorship of students is meet with our deepest gratitude. We thank James Giggacher and Dr Nicholas Farrelly for having supported Monsoon since its founding.