Our institute is working in Digital and Spatial Humanities utilizing multimedia and GIS research components for scholarship and local community development.


We invite affiliates, currently:


Center for Research Creation in Digital Media

This Centre for Research-Creation in Digital Media (CRCDM) was established in order to foster a media research/creation (R-C) environment at Sunway University. It is a transdisciplinary hub for creative digital media within the University with local and international partners forming collaboratories, both physical and virtual, cutting across time and space.

Virtual Multimodal Museum (ViMM)

ViMM is a high-visibility and participative Coordination and Support Action (CSA), funded under the EU Horizon 2020 programme (CULT-COOP-8-2016).

Center for Civilisational Dialogue, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

Centre for Creative Content and Digital Innovation, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

ECAI, University of California, Berkeley

GIS, Academia Sinica, Taipei

Pacific Neighborhood Consortium

UCLA Asia Pacific Center and Taiwan Studies

South Asian Studies Association

Integrative Center for Humanities Innovation, Chiang Mai University, Thailand


Department of Land Management, National Chengchi University, Taipei

International Master’s and Doctoral Program in Asia-Pacific Studies, College of Social Sciences, National Chengchi University, Taipei

Research Center for Chinese Cultural Subjectivity in Taiwan (國立政治大學華人文化主體性研究中心), Digital Humanities Group, National Chengchi University, Taipei

Graduate Institute of Religious Studies, National Chengchi University, Taipei

Center for GIS, Academia Sinica, Taipei

Digital Archives and Digital Humanities (DADH), Taipei

Research Center for Digital Humanities

PNC, Academia Sinica, Taipei

SMC, Taipei

Shung Ye Museum, Taipei

Tombs and Heritage Research, National University of Kaohsiung


ECAI, Berkeley

Getty Conservation Institute, Getty Center, Los Angeles

UCLA Asia-Pacific Center, Taiwan Studies, Los Angeles

South Asian Studies Association (SASA), LMU, Los Angeles

East-West Center, University of Hawai‘i

American Anthropological Association (AAA), Washington, DC


Centre of Austronesian Studies, The Northern Institute of Taiwan Studies, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK


Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association (IPPA), Canberra


Budapest Business School, University of Applied Sciences, Budapest–university-applied-sciences