Mr Jarrod Sim

Mr Jarrod Sim

Position: PhD candidate in Interdisciplinary Cross-cultural Research
School and/or Centres: School of Archaeology and Anthropology


Location: Sir Roland Wilson Building (#120), McCoy Cct


Master of Arts in Material and Visual Culture (Anthropology) with Distinction, University College London

Jarrod Sim is a doctoral candidate at the Australian National University. His current research is an anthropologically-led study of how landscape has shaped the auditory cultures of a Paiwanese community in Taiwan. He investigates and comprehends sound as layered and is interested in its role in contemporary understandings of culture.

Thesis Title

An ethnography of the Paridrayan soundscape

Austronesian-speaking cultures, Island Southeast Asia, Taiwan; Anthropology of sound, Ethnomusicology, Material culture; Landscapes, Nostalgia, Temporality.

2018 - Present: Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarships 

Updated:  22 April 2020/Responsible Officer:  Head of School/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications