Mr C K Lau

Associate Dean / Principal Lecturer

CK is a graduate of the English Journalism Programme of the Communication Department of Hong Kong Baptist College, the predecessor of today's Journalism Department. He obtained his MA degree from the University of Minnesota. CK joined the South China Morning Post in the early 1980s as a reporter and rose to become Chief Editor in 2007. He has also worked for The Australian in Sydney and for Wah Kiu Yat Po, and was Chief Press Information Officer of the Independent Commission Against Corruption. CK has been active in industry bodies, having served on the board of The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong News Executives' Association. He is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Journalism Education Foundation, having served as Chairman and Vice-Chairman.

Tel: (852) 3411 2396


Subjects Taught

  • News and feature writing
  • Opinion writing
  • Current issues and case studies in international news
  • News translation