From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Why I marched for science
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.