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 II
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
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...
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.