Catherine Lu

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Degree(s): 

PhD, University of Toronto

Contact Information
Address: 

855 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2T7

Phone: 
514-398-3077
Email address: 
catherine.lu [at] mcgill.ca
Office: 
Ferrier 466
Areas of interest: 

International political theory; ancient and contemporary philosophical contributions to the study of international relations and global governance; humanitarianism; intervention and the use of force in world politics; conceptions of justice and reconciliation; cosmopolitanism and its critics; structural injustice and colonial international order; and literature and philosophy.

Professional activities: 

 

Research positions at McGill

Current research: 
  • Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 31 October  2017).
  • “Cosmopolitan Justice, Democracy and World Government,” Institutional Cosmopolitanism, Luis Cabrera ed. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017), Chapter 10.
Selected publications: 

 

Research areas: 
Political Theory
Group: 
Associate Professor