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
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.
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
How plants conquered the land
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue