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
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Blogs, Science News
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Post-PhD Career 2: Policy Manager
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Overeating: food waste that kills
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival