Institutional Affiliation: Universitas Sebelas Maret
Ofita Purwani is an associate professor in the Department of Architecture, Universitas Sebelas Maret. She received her PhD from the University of Edinburgh, and her master degree from Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology. In 2020 she was a visiting fellow at Yale-NUS College Singapore and a research fellow at Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore in 2022. Her interests range from traditional architecture, heritage, spatial politics, urban studies, Southeast Asian architecture, and social media. She can be contacted at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Current research projects on modern monarchy:
Southeast Asian Royal Cities Today; How Monarchy Influences Urban Development
Funding Body: Urban Studies Foundation
Forthcoming, current or recent research publications on modern monarchy:
Tourism Development in Decentralised Javanese Royal Cities
The Monarch as a City-Shaping Agent in Contemporary Asian Cities: The Case of Pesanggrahan Ambarrukmo, Yogyakarta.