From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
Environmental effects of China smoking
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century