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”
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
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
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Organic farming cannot feed the world
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
Post-PhD Career 3: Dr Kasia Makowska, Press and Science Communications Officer