From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Post-PhD Career 2: Policy Manager
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue