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
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Overeating: food waste that kills
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Why I marched for science
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
How plants conquered the land
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.