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Provost's Advisory Committee on Postdoctoral Affairs (PACPA)

PACPA considers and recommends university policy on the welfare, status, compensation, benefits, professional development, and terms of appointment of Postdocs, including the SOM and SLAC. PACPA -- faculty, senior administrators, and the SURPAS chairs -- meets quarterly. PACPA reports to the Vice Provost for Graduate Education.


PACPA Membership:

Sarah Heilshorn, Chair

Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and, by courtesy, of Chemical Engineering and of Bioengineering

Sofie Kleppner
(ex officio)

Associate Vice Provost and Associate Dean for Postdoctoral Affairs

Sheri Krams
(ex officio)

Senior Associate Dean, Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs; Professor of Surgery (Abdominal Transplantation)

Nicole Ardoin

Assistant Professor of Education and Center Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment
Manuel Ricardo Amieva Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbiology and Immunology
John Bender Jean G. & Morris M. Doyle Professor in Interdisciplinary Studies

John Boothroyd (ex officio)

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs

Justin Du Bois

Professor, Chemistry, and Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology

Alyssa Ferree

Assistant Dean for Student Services, School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences

Sally Gressens Assistant Dean, School of Engineering

Britt Hedman

Professor, SLAC and Deputy Director of SSRL

Bruce Macintosh

Professor of Physics

Rania Sanford Director of Faculty Professional Development, School of Medicine

Aditi Sheshadri

Assistant Professor, Earth System Science

Peter Sarnow Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Jan Skotheim

Professor of Biology and, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology

Alfred Spormann

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, of Chemical Engineering and, by courtesy, of Biology

Anne Villeneuve

Professor of Developmental Biology and of Genetics

Tom Wasow

Clarence Irving Lewis Professor in Philosophy and Professor of Linguistics, Emeritus

Chinyere Agbaegbu Iweka
(ex officio)

Postdoctoral Scholar
Co-Chair, Stanford University Postdoctoral Association

Chuchu Wang
(ex officio)

Postdoctoral Scholar
Co-Chair, Stanford University Postdoctoral Association

Committee Staff: Office of Postdoctoral Affairs