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
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
Post-PhD Career 1: Research Programme Manager
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
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
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.
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.