Teaching Staff
Dr. LAU, Kwun Sun Raymond

Lecturer I, Department of History


PhD The University of Queensland, Australia,
MA Macquarie University, Australia,
MA The Chinese University of Hong Kong
BA Hong Kong Baptist University.


(852) 3411 5063


Modern African History and Politics;
International responses to genocide and mass atrocities;
Humanitarian intervention since the 1990s and the Responsibility to Protect (R2P);
International criminal justice and the International Criminal Court (ICC);
Hong Kong Politics and Society.

  • Raymond Kwun-Sun, LAU. ‘Getting beyond the Somalia syndrome? Revisiting US Intervention in Liberia 15 years on’, in Benyera, Everisto (ed.) Reimagining Justice, Human Rights and Leadership in Africa: Challenging Discourse and Searching for Alternative Paths. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development (Springer: Cham, 2020), pp. 103-121.


  • Raymond Kwun-Sun, LAU. ‘Africa-China Relations in the Context of Belt and Road Initiative: Realizing African-Chinese Dreams for Common Development?’, in Jean Berlie (ed.) China’s Globalization and the Belt and Road Initiative. Politics and Development of Contemporary China (Palgrave Macmillan: Cham, 2020), pp. 157-178.


  • Raymond Kwun-Sun, LAU. ‘Freedom, peace, justice achieved? Sudan’s power-sharing deal after Omar al-Bashir’s ouster’, Vol 7· Issue 9·September 2019, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist.


  • Raymond Kwun-Sun, LAU. ‘The political predicament of the pan-democrats in Hong Kong under Chinese rule: Being victims or beneficiaries?.’ Asian Education and Development Studies, Vol. 8 No. 4 (2019), pp. 498-510.


  • 劉冠燊,〈澳門立法會選舉: 一個香港人的觀察〉,《澳門觀察報》,2017年9月25日。


  • Raymond Kwun-Sun, LAU. ‘Protection First, Justice Later? Stopping Mass Atrocities in Northern Uganda,’ in Alistair D.B. Cook and Cecilia Jacob (eds.), Civilian Protection in the 21st Century: Governance and Responsibility in a Fragmented World (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016), pp. 189-211.


  • Raymond Kwun Sun, LAU. ‘Australia, UN Security Council and the crisis in Darfur’, No. 508 – 30 July 2013, Right Now: Human Rights in Australia.


  • Raymond Kwun Sun, LAU. ‘Intervention to stop mass atrocities in northern Uganda: first protection then justice?’, Proceedings of the 34th African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific (AFSAAP) Conference, 30 November-2 December 2011, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. Available at: http://afsaap.org.au/assets/Lau.pdf.


  • Raymond Kwun Sun, LAU. ‘Responding to mass atrocities in Africa: the responsibility to protect and the responsibility to punish’, Proceedings of the 33rd African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific (AFSAAP) Conference, 2-4 December, 2010, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. Available at: http://afsaap.org.au/assets/Lau.docx.


  • 〈布莱尔主义的理想与现实〉,新加坡《联合早报》,2007年6月7日。


  • 〈台灣民主化與兩岸統一〉,香港浸會大學國事學會《中國的路》,2003年2月。