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 II
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.
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Post-PhD Career 1: Research Programme Manager
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
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...
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Environmental effects of China smoking