From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
How plants conquered the land
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Organic farming cannot feed the world
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
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi