From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
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.
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
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.
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Air pollution: can we fix it?