The Durham Research Methods Centre (DRMC) invites research staff and postgraduate (PGT and PGR) researchers to submit a pictorial representation of their research to the Picturing Research competition.
Picturing Research is a DRMC online competition showcasing research conducted by researchers at Durham University. It is an opportunity to extend the reach of research to wider publics and different means of communication.
The competition aims to highlight the contributions and impact of Durham researchers to society, locally and globally.
Inspired by the focus of the Durham Research Methods Centre (DRMC) on “designing novel methods to tackle complex, real-world challenges’, this year’s competition focuses on:
The idea is very straightforward: capture/represent your research in one image/photo with the support of a 150-word description.
Photos and description are submitted online via this link.
Award: £50 voucher per category
Panel voted submissions are judged on the following criteria:
Public Voted submissions are judged by the number of likes and comments.
Contributions meeting the criteria stipulated by the competition will be uploaded to the DRMC Instagram account for exhibition and voting purposes after the submission deadline (31st March 2023).
Voting will take place between 4th and 14th April, and the winners will be announced on April 24th.
By submitting a picture to the competition, participants agree for it to be displayed online and on the DRMC Instagram account for the purpose of the competition
Competition winners agree to write a more extensive piece about their research to be published in the DRMC blog.