Photographic History Research Centre
De Montfort University's Photographic History Research Centre (PHRC) was formally established in 2010. The Centre brings together a body of expertise in the field with a strong research profile and practical skills around the application of IT and the web to make primary sources more widely available to researchers in photographic history and conservation.
The PHRC is able to offer:
The provision of dedicated working space and IT Access to the Centre's research library and resources Facilitated access to UK photographic collections
Amongst the Centre's wider aims are:
The development of a networked web presence for photographic history and conservation research The creation of a portal to online primary resources, photographic collections and archives A publication and lecture programme
Researchers at the Centre are encouraged to contribute to the activities of the university's MA programme in Photographic History and Practice and the work of its doctoral students.
The Centre welcomes applications from MA, doctoral and post-graduate researchers in the field of photographic history. Please contact Kelley Wilder by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44 (0)116 207 8865.