Stephen Minas


“In recent years, international cooperation and competition have been dramatically changed by the intensification of environmental crises, the growing economic weight of large developing countries, technological and financial innovation, the rise of a new generation of international organizations and expanded non-state actor participation in governance. The study and further elaboration of mechanisms of transnational cooperation and dispute resolution in this context can contribute to meeting our most pressing shared challenges.” 

  • Stephen Minas教授的研究领域包括跨国法律过程,新兴可持续发展经济的政策与争端解决,气候变化、金融、能源和科技之间的关系等。该研究议程结合国际公法、国际私法、能源法、金融法和欧盟法等法学理论和实践。

    Stephen Minas教授是伦敦大学国王学院跨国法律研究中心高级研究员,联合国气候变化框架公约技术执行委员会成员,欧洲进步研究基金会国际自然保护联盟委员会环境法与青年学者小组成员,同时也是墨尔本大学公共健康学院荣誉会员。Stephen Minas教授跟多个国际组织或智库有所合作,包括联邦秘书处法律发展与气候变化小组。

    此前,Stephen Minas教授曾任伦敦大学国王学院访问讲师(开设课程包括金融法、气候变化法和跨国法),以及澳大利亚维多利亚州州长和澳大利亚议会顾问,提供政策和法律方面的咨询,包括国际贸易和投资、能源和环境。

    Stephen Minas 教授持有伦敦政经学院国际关系硕士学位,墨尔本大学法律和历史荣誉学位,澳大利亚法学院法律实践研究生文凭,以及伦敦国王学院的法律博士学位。Stephen Minas 教授取得了澳大利亚律师资格,并且完成了香港国际仲裁中心仲裁庭秘书认证。


    • 跨国法律
    • 气候变化
    • 国际公法

    • Stephen Minas, Holly Doremus and H. Jordan Diamond (eds), Stress Testing the Law of the Sea: Dispute Resolution, Disasters & Emerging Challenges, (forthcoming, under contract with Brill, 2017).
    • Stephen Minas and VassilisNtousas (eds), EU Climate Diplomacy: Politics, Technology and Networks (forthcoming, under contract with Routledge, 2018).


    • Rafael Leal-Arcas and Stephen Minas, “Mapping the International and European Governance of Renewable Energy” (2016) Oxford Yearbook of European Law 1- 42.
    • Stephen Minas, “China’s Climate Change Dilemma: Policy and Management for Conditions of Complexity” (2012) 14(2) Emergence: Complexity & Organization 40-53.
    • Stephen Minas, “Kill Fewer, Kill Carefully': An Analysis of the 2006 to 2007 Death Penalty Reforms in China” (2009) 27 UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal 36-70. 
Book chapters
    • Stephen Minas, “Energy and the Law of the Sea”, in Research Handbook on EU Energy Law and Policy, edited by Rafael Leal-Arcas and Jan Wouters, Edward Elgar, 2017 (forthcoming).
    • David D Caron and Stephen Minas, “Conservation or Claim? The Motivations for Recent Marine Protected Areas”, in Ocean Law Debates, Brill, 2017 (forthcoming).
    • Rafael Leal-Arcas and Stephen Minas, “Renewable Energy” in Research Handbook on International Law and Natural Resources, edited by Elisa Morgera& Kati Kulovesi, Edward Elgar, 2016.
    • Harry Minas, Danny Sullivan and Stephen Minas, “Chapter 53: Culture and Expert Psychiatric Evidence” in Expert Evidence, edited by Ian Freckelton& Hugh Selby, Thomson Reuters, 2015. 
Other publications
    • Stephen Minas, “The future of EU climate change technology and sustainable energy diplomacy”, FEPS Studies, October 2016 (includes an introduction by Swedish foreign minister Margot Wallström and an article by Miriam Dalli MEP).
    • Stephen Minas, “Climate change cooperation within the Global South: Finance, policy and institutions”, Briefing, Foreign Policy Centre, 2014.
    • Stephen Minas, “BASIC positions: Major emerging economies in the UN climate change negotiations”, Briefing, Foreign Policy Centre, 2013.