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?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Overeating: food waste that kills
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
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
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
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?
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing