Jun 10, 2020

Post-PhD Career 3: Dr Kasia Makowska, Press and Science Communications Officer

From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Apr 22, 2020

Post-PhD Career 2: Policy Manager

I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Apr 22, 2020

Post-PhD Career 1: Research Programme Manager

In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Apr 19, 2020

Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant

PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Nov 26, 2018

Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?

A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
Oct 07, 2018

PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II

A final year PhD student got in touch with me recently to get some advice about career options outside academia....