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 II
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.
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
How plants conquered the land
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi