From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
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.
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
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...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Why I marched for science
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry