Initiatives

The IHR supports and encourages initiatives promoting cross-disciplinary research that examines essential and timely topics.

                                                         

Drawing on the talents and energies of ASU scholars from across the university, the IHR supports and encourages initiatives promoting cross-disciplinary research that examines essential and timely topics. The work of IHR scholars advances humanistic knowledge, methodologies and skills that are central to the analysis and resolution of the world’s many challenges. Current initiatives include Health Humanities, Humane Cities, and Digital Humanities.

Health Humanities Initiative

Health Humanities Initiative

The Health Humanities Initiative brings together academics, clinicians, caregivers and students to address grand social challenges in the areas of health and healthcare. 

Digital Humanities Initiative

Digital Humanities Initiative

The Nexus Digital Research Co-op aims to grow the digital humanities alongisde interdisciplinary collaborations that bring together humanities, science and technology. 

Humane Cities Initiative

Humane Cities Initiative

The Humane Cities Initiative seeks to make ASU a hub for innovative, transdisciplinary research focusing on cities that are created by and for humans.

Previous IHR Initiatives

Previous Initiatives

Learn more about IHR initiatives that have grown and expanded university-wide.