From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
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.
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing