Park, Andrew Thomas


Division of Health Economics, Policy and Management

  • PhD (HKU), MA (LSE-PKU), BA (Melbourne)
phone 3917 9925

Dr. Andrew Thomas Park joined the School of Public Health, LKS Faculty of Medicine in 2021.

Dr. Park completed his PhD at the University of Hong Kong in the field of international relations history, where he won the award for outstanding research postgraduate student. He completed his BA at the University of Melbourne, and his Masters in international affairs in the Peking University-London School of Economics joint degree programme. Before moving to Hong Kong he worked in Beijing with the German International Cooperation Agency (Deutsche Gesellschaft r Internationale Zusammenarbeit) on projects relating to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Dr. Park’s research and teaching interests include the history of international relations, multilateral organisations, and contemporary global governance. Prior to joining the School of Public Health he taught courses in HKU’s Department of Politics and Public Administration on humanitarian intervention, the politics of international law and global governance. In addition to his teaching duties, Dr. Park is the placement coordinator for the BASc Global Health and Development Programme’s field placement capstone.
Selected Publications
  1. Andrew Thomas Park, “Local anxieties and world peace: Osias Parnes’ late Habsburg career in international peace,” Peace & Change, Vol. 47, No. 4 (2022): 307-324.
  2. Andrew Thomas Park, “Europe’s disintegrative moment: transportation and borders in Silesia during the Paris Peace Conference of 1919,” Journal of Transport History, Vol. 43, No. 3 (2022): 461-478.
  3. Andrew Thomas Park, “Administering the administrators: the League of Nations and the problem of international territorial administration in the Saar, 1919-1923,” The International History Review, Vol. 44, No. 3 (2022): 540-558.
  4. Andrew Thomas Park, “Accommodating the post-war order: the Hotel Brauner Hirsch and the diplomacy of the Paris Peace Conference in Teschen Silesia, 1919–1920,” Journal of Tourism History, Vol. 13, No. 1 (2021): 53-74.
  5. Andrew Thomas Park, “Colonel Anson Goodyear’s Coal Commission of 1919,” in Ondřej Kolář (Ed.) Státní hranice a pohraniční regiony ve střední Evropě 1918–1989 / Borders and Border Regions in Central Europe 1918–1989 (Opava: Slezské zemské muzeum, 2021), 37-62.
  6. Andrew Thomas Park, “International Commissions, the Birth of Albania, and Sir Edward Grey’s Preventive Diplomacy during the Balkan Wars, 1912-1913,” Diplomacy & Statecraft, Vol. 31, Issue 1, (2020): 22-43.