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
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
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.
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
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.
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Air pollution: can we fix it?