From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Blogs, Science News
Why I marched for science
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Bhutan can grow quinoa
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers