The Physics & Astronomy Postdoc + Research Staff association (PAPRS, pronounced “papers”) aims to foster a sense of belonging and increased representation for postdoctoral fellows and research staff during this bridging stage of our careers. We aim to build a sense of community consciousness via the creation of a formal association in the model of other successful representative groups (e.g., PAGS, SPS), in order to increase our visibility and sense of cohesion beyond our own individual research groups.

Latest News and Upcoming Activities

News & Announcements

Cooking Class with Annaelle: blanquette, a traditional French dish

This time I’ll cook with you a traditional French dish, blanquette. It’s cooked in sauce and goes very well with rice (or pasta if you prefer), it’s very easy to make. It’s usually done with meat (veal in particular, but it can also be a chicken dish), but for a veggie version we could replace […]

Elevator Pitches and Coffee Hour on Gathertown Wednesday April 7, 11 AM

We are pleased to announce the next PAPRS coffee break next week on Wednesday, from 11am to 11:30: grab a cup of coffee and join us on to chat and listen to Matt Collinge, who will tell us in 5 min about his work at the Maryland Space Grant Consortium. Contact Anaelle Legros for […]