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Postdoc or term positions
|Place/Institution (alphabetical)||Matches (in boldface if accepted)Describe|
|51 Pegasi b Fellowship in Planetary Astronomy (link)||
Application deadline Oct 13, 2017. Some rejections sent on Dec. 15. Accepted fellowships (eight) listed here.
Update #2: Statement from HSF responding to feedback.
Wiki Admin update: The foundation has been contacted by numerous community members regarding the dirth of representation from under-represented groups among the fellows. Pls use Twitter #HSF51Pegb to discuss and not this page.
|Aachen University: postdoc in Theoretical Cosmology (ad)||Application deadline Dec 15, 2017. Offer made and accepted.|
|Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ad)||Application deadline Nov. 15 2017. At least one offer made to Haifeng Yang.|
Postdoc - ultralight dark matter dynamics, University of Auckland (ad)
|Applications deadline Dec 15, 2017 (but will be accepted until position filled). Some interviews scheduled.|
|AIP Potsdam Schwarzschild Fellowship (ad)||Application deadline Nov. 30, 2017. Any news? Waitlist includes Sarah Pearson.|
|AIP Potsdam Postdoctoral Research Positions in Theoretical Astrophysics and/or Cosmology (ad)||Application deadline Nov. 30, 2017|
|Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy at the University of Amsterdam: Postdoctoral researcher in Protoplanetary Disk Research (ad)||Due December 15th, 2017. Offer made 2/17|
|Two postdoctoral fellowships in cosmology at the University of Oslo (ad)||Application deadline Dec. 22, 2017|
|Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Astrophysics at the University of Oslo (ad)||Application deadline Dec. 22, 2017|
|Deadline November 15, 2017. Offer made to Benjamin Wallisch|
|Argonne National Laboratory: Multiple postdoctoral positions and fellowships in cosmology and advanced computing (ad)||Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, with a deadline of December 15, 2017. Some interviews scheduled including Weikang lin|
|Arizona State University: Exploration Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)||Applications due Nov. 15, 2017. Offers made.|
Arizona State University: SPARCS (Star Planet Activity Research CubeSat) Postdoctoral Researcher (ad)
|Applications due Feb. 23, 2018|
Arizona State University: Redshifted 21cm Observations and/or Instrumentation (ad)
Applications due Dec. 1, 2017
|Applications due Feb. 6, 2018.|
|Australian National University: postdoctoral position in computational astrophysics (w/ Federrath) (ad)||
Applications due Dec. 15 2017. Any news?
Shortlisting in process.
|Ben-Gurion University: two postdoctoral positions (new ad)||Positions open until filled|
Bernoulli Postdoctoral Fellowship (Jointly at Oxford and Bern/CSH)
|Any news at all ?|
|Bolton Fellowship, CSIRO (ad)||Applications due Oct. 31, 2017. Shortlist made, interviews week of Nov 20. 2 offers made Nov 29. One offer declined Jan 5.|
|Brigham Young University: Visiting Faculty and Industry Outreach (ad)||Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, with a deadline of November 1, 2017|
|Brookhaven National Laboratory: observational cosmology with focus on LSST (job #1 here)||Applications due Dec 11.|
|Brookhaven National Laboratory: machine learning and statistics for cosmology (job #2 here)||Applications due Dec 11.|
|Caltech: Burke Prize Theory Postdoctoral Fellowships (astronomy & physics theory; ad)||Applications due Nov 15. Any news?|
|Caltech: Postdoctoral Fellowships in Time-Domain Astronomy (ad)||Applications due Dec 15. Some invitations for interviews sent on Jan 5. At least one offer made and accepted.|
|Caltech: Postdoctoral Research Position in Young Stars (w/Hillenbrand )
||Applications considered beginning 15 October. Offer made to Michael Kuhn. Accepted?|
|Caltech: Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships in Experimental Physics or Astrophysics (ad)||Applications due Nov 3. Rejections sent. At least one offer made and accepted.|
|Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, postdoctoral fellowship (ad) and research associate positions (ad)||Applications due Nov 15. Offers made to Fani Dosopoulou, Katie Breivik, Ke Fang, Pavel Motloch, Sarah Pearson. Rejections sent.|
|Carnegie Fellowships||Applications due Nov 15. Invitations for interviews sent Dec 18. Offers made, including Luke Zoltan Kelley, Ylva Götberg. Possibly more.|
|Carnegie, extragalactic, w/ Mulchaey and Rudie (ad)||Applications due Jan 1. Interviews held (15-19th Jan), offers expected by 26th Jan.|
|Carnegie, dark matter theory, w/ Benson (ad)||Applications due Feb 15.|
|Carnegie-Princeton Fellowship||Some invitations for interviews sent.|
|Carnegie Mellon University, McWilliams Fellowship (ad)||At least one offer made on Dec 22.|
|CERN fellowships||Some offers sent, including Alvise Raccanelli|
|CEICO Junior Research position, Prague (ad)||Applications due March 31, 2018|
|CfA Postdoctoral Fellowship||Any offer made? Some rejections sent.|
|Clay Fellowship at CfA (ad)||Applications due Oct 30. Anyone shortlisted? Some rejections sent. Offer made to Daniel Tamayo and one other made and accepted.|
|Clemson: Postdoctoral Fellowship in high-energy astrophysics (ad)||Applications due Dec. 1.|
|Cornell: Research associate in cosmology (ad)||Applications due Dec. 31|
|Crete (FORTH / U. of Crete): 3 ERC - PASIPHAE postdoctoral positions on multiple subjects (ad)||Positions open until filled, applications review starts on February 15th|
|CSH Fellowship in Solar System Science (ad)||3 candidates shortlisted for Solar System science position. 2 offers made, rejections sent.|
|Dublin City University: Postdoc Opportunities in Computational Astrophysics (w/Downes & Regan; ad). Fellowships are through the Irish Research Council.||Applications due November 30|
|Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UK Postdoctoral Research Associate (w/Sijacki; ad )||Applications due Nov 20.|
|Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UK Postdoctoral Research Associate (w/Reynolds; ad )||Applications due Dec 15. Any news?|
DARK Fellowships at the Niels Bohr Institute (ad)
Applications due 15 December 2017.
Shortlisted candidates contacted on Jan 22.
|DAWN Fellowship at the Cosmic Dawn Center (ad)||
Applications due 4 December 2017.
Shortlist contacted Jan 14. At least some interviews held.
|DIRAC Institute of the University of Washington, postdocs and fellowships, 5 positions in total (ad and ad)||
Applications due 31 December, 2017. Some interviews held.
|Donostia International Physics Center. Spain. ERC Postdoc in cosmology with R. Angulo (ad)||Applications due Jan 15th, 2018|
|Dunlap Fellowship - University of Toronto (ad)||Deadline November 1, 2017. Some rejections sent on Dec. 13th. Three offers made, waitlist notified. At least two new people on the waitlist. Must mean an offer was rejected, right?|
Postdoctoral position in Wide Field Cosmology Surveys (ad)
|Deadline 8th Jan 2018. Offer made and accepted|
|ERC EXOKLEIN 4-year postdoc in exoplanet carbon cycles (Kevin Heng's group) (ad)||Deadline on 31st Jan 2018.|
|ESO Fellowship. Positions in Chile and Germany.||
Applications due Oct 15.
Some interview invitations for Garching received. (27 Nov). Some offers made (14 Dec), including Jorryt Matthee and Rosita Kokotanekova.
Some interview invitations for Chile received (25 Nov). Some offers and rejections received (05/12)
|ESO, Dynamical Archaeology (ad)||
Applications due 30 November. Shortlist contacted, interviews concluded Jan 23rd. At least one offer made to Laura Watkins.
|ETH Zurich Zwicky Prize Fellowship (ad)||Deadline 1st December. Any news? At least one offer accepted|
|Fermilab, Theoretical Astrophysics (ad)||Offers made, including Benjamin Wallisch|
|Flatiron Research Fellow, CCA (ad)||
First round of offers made (22 Dec), including Sarah Pearson. Rejection letters, waiting list notification or offers made to all applicants.
|Florida State University. Provost Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (ad). 10 positions competed in all academic areas, including opportunity in astrophysics with Hsiao or Huffenberger.||Review of applications will start March 1, 2018 and will continue until all positions are filled.
|Gemini Science Fellow (ad)||Selection deadline Jan 31. Offers made? No, interviews are still taking place (Jan 26). Shortlist was contacted on Jan 13. Offers made. Any post-interview rejections sent?|
|Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta - postdoctoral position in dynamical astrophysics, with Gongjie Li (ad)||
Review of applications starts December 15, 2017
|Georgia Institute of Technology - computational galaxy formation, with John Wise (ad)||Applications due Dec 15. Shortlisted Candidates contacted.|
|University of Geneva, Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Cosmology (w/ Lombriser; ad)||Applications due Dec 15. Shortlist contacted including Weikang Lin|
|Harvard-Smithsonian CfA, 2018 Submillimeter Array Postdoctoral Fellowships, 1 or more available. (ad)||Applications due Oct 16. 2 offers and waitlist sent out. At least one accepted by Andrew Burkhardt.|
Harvard: Postdocs in Time-Domain Astronomy (w/ Berger)
|Applications due Dec 1.|
|Harvard-Smithsonian CfA, Postdoctoral Fellow w/ Bulbul (ad)||Applications due Mar 1.|
|Harvard-Smithsonian CfA, Postdoct w/ Lopez-Morales||Applications due Dec 15. Offer made and accepted.|
|Harvard-Smithsonian CfA, Postdoc in Exoplanet Instrumentation (ad)||Applications due Dec 15. Offer made to Emily Martin|
|Harvard Future Faculty Leaders Postdoctoral Fellowship||
Applications due Jan 5. Round 2 notifications now expected Feb 13. Website says to expect news on 2/20.
|Heidelberg University (up to 4 years; Molecular Cloud Evolution Theory & Simulations w/Kruijssen; ad)||
Applications due Nov 4. Rejections sent. Interviews being scheduled. Offer made and accepted.
|Henry Norris Russell fellowship, Princeton (ad)||Applications due November 1st, 2017. Offer made to Vincent Van Eylen.|
|Hubble Fellowship (NHFP)||
350 applications, 24 fellowships; panels met January 22-26, 2018; any offers/rejections?
Rejections sent; wait-list notified; first-round offers made (1/30). Offers incude Tuguldur Sukhbold (Ohio State), Jamie Tayar (Hawai'i), Danny Goldstein (JPL), Aaron Smith (MIT), Fani Dosopoulou, Daniel Tamayo (Princeton w/ Spitzer), Ke Fang (Stanford), Irene Shivaei (University of Arizona), Ragnhild Lunnan (declined), Yong Zheng (declined). At least one Einstein offer declined.
Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris.: two ERC postdoctoral positions in primordial cosmology (ad)
|Applications due Dec, 1, 2017.|
|Institute for Advanced Study SNS Fellowships (ad)||Applications due Nov 15, 2017. Offers made, including Benjamin Wallisch (joint with UCSD). Rejections sent 2/16.|
|Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC) at the Harvard-Smithsonian CfA (ad)||At least one offer made. Some rejections sent (Nov 29). Offer made to Fani Dosopoulou, Rainer Weinberger. Waitlist rejections sent Jan 29|
|Institute of Gravitational Wave Astronomy, University of Birmingham - Postdoctoral Prize Fellowships (ad)||At least one offer made, including Tyrone Woods.|
|Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute,Postdoc in Theoretical Astrophysics (w Thiem Hoang & A. Lazarian; Job Ad)||Application due Dec 15, 2017|
|Jansky Fellowship, NRAO (ad)||Applications due Nov 1, 2017. A total of 77 complete applications were received. At least two offers made Dec 21. Waitlist notified. Rejections Sent. One offer declined Jan 5. Offers accepted by Nolan Denman, Ryan Loomis, and Brian Svoboda (Socorro). How many positions are available? There were 2 offers made to the regular NRAO HQ, and 2 made to the lab facility CDL. Unclear if there is a waitlist for the CDL positions. Offer accepted by Lisa Locke for CDL.|
JILA/CU Boulder: Postdoctoral Research Associate (w/ Madigan) (ad)
Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017. Offer made and accepted.
|Kavli Institute Senior Fellowship (ad)||Application due Oct 19, 2017. Some interviews scheduled, including Fasiello.|
|Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology Fellowship, Stanford/SLAC (ad)||Application due Nov 6, 2017. Offers sent Dec 23. Offers include Fani Dosopoulou, Alexandra Amon, Jessica Muir, Kirk Barrow and at least 1 other. Rejections sent 2/2. At least one offer declined.|
|Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo (ad)||
Application due Dec 01, 2017. Offers made, including Kenneth Wong.
any waitlist and rejections made? No, nothing from them.
Any declines or new offers?
|KIAA Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)||Applications due Nov 30, 2017. Offer made to Emma Lofthouse|
|Konkoly Observatory, ERC-funded postdoc position in star formation (ad)||Deadline January 31st. Interviews being held.|
|Goettingen University, Astrophysics (Axions) (ad)||Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017. Receiving applications until filled.|
|LAL, Université Paris-Sud, Postdoctoral Position in Cosmology (ad)||Applications due Dec 15.|
|Leiden Oort Fellowship (ad)||Applications due november 15, Interviews taking place.|
|Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, Individual Fellowships.||Results announced 1/29. Astronomy offers include Ragnhild Lunnan (Stockholm), Cornelius Rampf (Nice), Rachael Roettenbacher (Exeter, declined).|
|Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA), Postdoctoral Fellows, Garching/Munich (ad)||Applications due Dec 1. Shortlist made, interviews invited. Some offers made and accepted.|
|Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, one or more postdoctoral positions in the High-Energy astrophysics group (ad)||Deadline Feb 1, 2018|
|Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Postdoctoral Position at the Infrared/ Submillimeter Group (ad)||Applications due November 30, 2017. Any news?|
|Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) Potsdam - "Astrophysical and Cosmological Relativity" dIvision, PhD and Postdocs positions in Gravitational-Wave Astrophysics (ad)||Applications due December 15, 2017|
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) Potsdam - "Computational Relativistic Astrophysics" division, PhD and Postdocs positions (ad)
|Applications due January 15, 2018|
|McGill University: CITA National Fellowship at McGill University (ad)||Offer made to Jordan Mirocha.|
|McGill University: McGill Space Institute Postdoctoral Fellowships (ad)||
Applications due Nov 30. Initial offers made ~Dec 23.
Any rejections sent?
|McGill University: Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astrophysics at McGill (ad)||
Applications due Nov 30. Initial offers made ~Dec 23.
Any rejections sent?
|McMaster University - William and Caroline Herschel Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)||
Deadline December 1, 2017. Any news? Some interviews scheduled.
Rejections sent 2/12.
|Michigan State, Research associate in theoretical and computational astrophysics (ad)||Applications due January 8, 2018|
MIT Kavli Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astrophysics
|Deadline December 8, 2017. Any news? Offer made and accepted, but another offer is to be made. Any rejections?|
|MIT Pappalardo Fellowship||Some rejections sent on Nov 7. At least one offer made Dec 15 including Steven Villanueva.|
|MIT - Postdoctoral associate, exoplanet research w/ Crossfield (ad)||
Deadline November 15, 2017. Any news?
2017/12/31: Shortlist contacted. 2 offers made. 2 offers provisionally accepted.
|MIT - a Research Scientist position in the Chandra X-ray Science Center (ad)||Deadline Jan 31, 2018|
MIT Juan Carlos Torres Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astrophysics
|Deadline December 8, 2017. Any news? Any offer made? Rejection received 2/09.|
|NASA Goddard/University of Maryland - Postdoctoral associate, Time-Domain Astrophysics (ad)||Deadline February 1, 2018|
Some rejections sent (1/29/18)
Some offers made (2/7/18), including Vincent Van Eylen
Any other offers or second round (post 2/15) news ?
National Observatory of Athens: ERC postdoctoral positions in massive stars w/ Bonanos (ad)
|Applications due April 1, 2018|
|New York University Center for Urban Science and Progress: 1-year postdoc (to study city lights with astronomical techniques) w/ Dobler and Bianco (ad)||
Offer made and accepted.
Newton-Kavli Junior Fellowships at the Kavli Institute for Cosmology, University of Cambridge (ad)
|Offer and rankings sent (Dec 9). Offer made to Renske Smit and Oliver Friedrich.|
|NC State University: theoretical nuclear and neutrino astrophysics w/ Frohlich, McLaughlin and Kneller (ad)||Review of applications begins December 15 2017|
|New Mexico State University Tombaugh scholar (ad)||Any news?|
Nordita Fellowship (Stockholm University; ad)
|Applications due November 15 (five positions). At least five offers made, including Razieh Emami and Fabio Pacucci. Rejections sent (2/2)|
|Notre Dame postdoctoral position in Exoplanet Imaging & Instrumentation (ad)||Applications due January 21st.|
|Northwestern University: CIERA Postdoctoral Fellowships and postdoctoral positions w/ Faucher-Giguere, Fong, Kalogera, Margutti, Novak, Rasio, Tchekhovskoy (ad)||
Applications due December 1st.
Offers made, including Luke Zoltan Kelley and Erin Cox.
|NOVA fellowship - Structure, formation and evolution of galaxies and cosmology (ad)||
Short-list notified on Jan 15 including Eduardo Balbinot, Lluis Mas-Ribas, Fabio Pacucci, Anna Schauer, Jordan Mirocha, Aaron Smith, Alessandro Sonnenfeld, Laura Watkins.
Offers made, including Alessandro Sonnenfeld (Leiden). Waitlist notified. Offer made and accepted at the Kapteyn Institute. Two available positions are filled.
NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowships (AAPF)
Deadline October 10, 2018. Feb 1 some rejections sent. Some waiting list notified. Some acceptance calls made, including Emily Martin (Santa Cruz) and Kristina Davis
|Ohio State University CCAPP Postdoctoral Fellowships (ad)||
Review starts November 17. About 300 applications. What are the fields of applicants? hep-ph, astronomy, astro-particle and cosmology? All of the fields.
At least one offer made, Jack Elvin-Poole.
Any rejections sent? More offers to be made?
|Oxford University - Glasstone Research Fellowship in Science (ad)||Offer made to Sarah Rugheimer|
|Penn State Eberly Fellowship (ad)||Due December 15. Offers made to Emily Martin (declined), Chi-Ting Chiang, and Dan Stevens.|
|Perimeter Institute: postdoctoral fellowships (ad), Centre for the Universe (ad)||
Applications due December 15 2017
Shortlist notified on Jan 7 including Chi-Ting Chiang
|Portsmouth ICG Fellowship (ad)||Deadline 5 January 2018. Some interviews scheduled. Offer made to Tyrone Woods.|
|Princeton||Offers include Andrina Nicola.|
|Princeton Center for Theoretical Science||Offer made to Fani Dosopoulou (w/ Spitzer)|
Purdue University: Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Time Domain Astrophysics with Milisavljevic (ad)
Review of applications begins December 15, 2017.
Two positions now possibly available? Some interviews scheduled.
|Queen Mary University of London - Postdoc on observational exoplanets||Short list made - Feb 15|
|Queen's University Belfast postdoc in exoplanets and/or stellar activity (ad)||
Deadline December 15 2017
Job ad states that the anticipated interview date would be the week commencing Monday 8 January 2018.
Any news as of Friday 19 January? Short delay in timescales - shortlisting commencing week of 22nd Jan
|Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) Fellowships||Some rejections sent.|
|Schmidt Science Fellowship||
Applications due December 31st.
|South Africa Square Kilometre Array Fellowships (ad)||Applications due September 15th. Awards offered (November 1st) to Kenda Knowles, Sultan Hassan, Tessa Vernstrom, Jacinta Delhaize, Sarah White|
|Space Telescope Science Institute; Post-doctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astronomy w/ Rafelski (ad)||Applications due December 15 2017. Some interviews scheduled.|
|Spitzer Theory Fellowship, Princeton (ad)||Applications due November 1st, 2017. At least two offers made to Daniel Tamayo (w/ Sagan), and Fani Dosopoulou (w/ PCTS)|
|STFC Ernest Rutherford Fellowship (ad)||Some rejections sent, (some?) interviews invited. Interviews held.|
|Stockholm University, postdoc in theoretical/computational supernova astrophysics w/ O'Connor (ad)||Applications due January 31st, 2018|
|Stony Brook University, postdoc in cosmology at the C. N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics (YITP) w/LoVerde (apply through general YITP ad)||Application review begins December 11th.|
|Texas A&M University, postdoctoral research position in black hole/galaxy co-evolution, w/ Walsh (ad)||Application review begins Jan 15, 2018.|
|University of Sussex, Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Cosmology (ad)||Application deadline December 1, 2017.|
|University of Antofagasta, postdoctoral position in galaxy formation and evolution with Boquien (ad)||Application deadline December 31, 2017. Offer made to Guilherme Couto.|
|University of Arizona, Tucson, postdoctoral position on theoretical and observational projects with cosmological surveys (ad)||
Application deadline November 15, 2017. At least one offer made to Vinicius Miranda.
Some interviews scheduled including Chi-Ting Chiang
|University of Arizona, Tucson, postdoctoral position in time domain science with Sand (ad)||Application deadline Feburary 1, 2018.|
|University of Arizona, Tucson, Postdoctoral research fellow in numerical relativity, gravitational physics and/or computational astrophysics (w/ Paschalidis; ad).||Review of Applications has started. For full consideration submit applications by December 1, 2017. The position is open until filled.|
|University of Arizona, Tucson, Theory Prize Postdoctoral fellowship (ad)||Application deadline December 1, 2017. Interviews scheduled including Weikang Lin|
|University of California Berkeley (Miller Fellowship, ad)||Yong Zheng|
|University of California - Berkeley, CIPS Postdoct (ad||Rejections sent. Any offer made? Any waitlist notified? Any first or second round offers ? any post 2/15 news at all ?|
|University of California, Berkeley - postdoctoral position in resolved stellar populations with Weisz (ad)||Applications due by January 19th, 2018. Shortlist made. Interviews in progress. Offer made.|
|University of California, Davis - postdoctoral position in theoretical/computational galaxy formation & cosmology, with Wetzel (ad)||Review of applications starts December 15, 2017|
|University of California, Davis - postdoctoral position in observational galaxy formation, with Jones (ad)||Review of applications starts December 15, 2017. Offer made and accepted.|
|University of California, Davis - postdoctoral position in observational galaxy formation, with Bradac (ad)||Review of applications starts December 15, 2017|
|University of California, Irvine - postdoctoral position in cosmology, astroparticle physics or theoretical particle physics (ad)||Review of applications begins December 5, 2017|
|University of California, Irvine - Evans Visiting Scholar in Astrophsics (ad)||Deadline November 1. any news?|
University of California, Los Angeles - w/ Treu
Deadline: Jan. 21st. Any news?
|University of California, Riverside - postdoctoral position in theoretical astrophysics and cosmology, with D'Aloisio (ad)||Applications due by January 19th, 2018|
|University of California, Riverside - postdoctoral position in IGM cosmology, with Bird (ad)||Due January 17th, 2018|
|University of California, San Diego - IRIS/TMT w/ Wright (ad)||Due Nov 10, 2017. Offer made to Arun Surya|
|University of California, San Diego - CMB (ad)||Due Dec 15, 2018. Offer made to Benjamin Wallisch (joint with IAS)|
|University of California, Santa barbara - cosmology and extragalactic astrophysics, with Hennawi (ad)||Offer made January 19 to Lluis Mas-Ribas. Accepted?|
|University of California, Santa Barbara - exoplanet observations with MKIDs w/ Mazin (ad)||Deadline November 1, 2017. One offer made, short list notified 12/17.|
|University of California, Santa Barbara - KITP - Theoretical Astrophysics Postdoctoral Scholars (ad)||Applicatons due November 15, 2017. Offer made to Sarah Pearson.|
|University of California, Santa Cruz - Galaxy Formation and Cosmology w/ Robertson and Madau (ad)||Review of applications starts February 1, 2018.|
|University of California, Santa Cruz - Inter Stellar+Galactic Medium Program of Studies (IMPS) w/Prochaska||Applications due Dec 15, 2017. Any offers made?|
|University of Chicago - extragalactic w/ Chen (ad)||Applications due Jan 1. Interviews held jointly with Carnegie (15-19th Jan). Has an offer been made? Any update?|
|University of Chicago - Provost's fellowship in astronomy (ad)||Applications due Dec 15. Any offers made? Some short list notifications made.|
|University of Chicago - T.C. Chamberlin Postdoctoral Fellowship||At least some rejections sent.|
|University of Chicago (planet formation w/Ciesla, ad)||Review of applications begins Dec 1, 2017.|
|University of Colorado - Disks, Exoplanets and Cool Stars w/ France (ad)||Review of applications starts January 1, 2018|
|University of Edinburgh - Fellowship in galaxy formation and theoretical cosmology (ad)||Review of applications begins Dec 15, 2017. Some interviews scheduled. Rejections sent. One offer accepted.|
|University of Exeter - postdoc in theory of rotation and magnetic activity of cool stars (info and apply; AAS ad)||Closing date 2018 February 1. 16 applications received. Shortlist made Feb 14. All applicants notified Feb 17. Current status: conducting interviews.|
|University of Florida (Gainesville): postdoctoral scholar in computational astrophysics, with Blecha (ad)||
Review of applications begins December 15, 2017
Some interviews done.
University of Hawaii, IfA (Hilo): Robotic adaptive optics postdoc, with Baranec (ad)
|Review of initial applications underway. Deadline extended to 12 January, 2018.|
University of Leeds, UK:
|Closing date: 2nd January 2018.|
|University of Maryland, College Park: CTC prize fellowship||Offer made to Erez Michaely.|
|University of Melbourne; ASTRO-3D postdoctoral position in first galaxies w/Trenti (ad)||
Applications due January 21, 2018. any news?
Offer made and accepted.
|.University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; postdoctoral position in theoretical/computational astrophysics w/Ruszkowski (ad)||Applications due January 21, 2018. Any news ?|
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - Leinweber Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)||Applications due December 31, 2017; offer declined, search postponed for next year.|
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - McLaughlin Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)||
Deadline December 1, 2017 (~130 applications received.)
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - Postdoctoral Position in High Energy Astrophysics w/Gallo (ad)||Applications due Jan 1, 2018|
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - Postdoctoral Position in Gravitational Lensing, w/Sharon (ad)||Applications due Dec 15, 2017; Offer accepted; shortlist and all applicants have been notified.|
|University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - Postdoctoral Position in observational accretion-powered astrophysics, w/Jon Miller (ad)||Applications due Dec 15, 2017; any news?|
|University of Minnesota - postdoctoral position in supernova studies and/or gravitational lensing w/ Kelly (ad)||Review of applications begins January 5, 2018|
|University of Montreal - Trottier Fellowship, iREX Institute (ad)||At least one offer made December 19 to Emily Martin|
|University of Oslo - postdoctoral position in numerical galaxy formation and the circumgalactic medium (ad)||Applications due 28th of February, 2018|
|University of Texas, Austin; Harlan J. Smith McDonald Observatory Postdoctoral Fellowship. Positions in (1) star formation and (2) near-field cosmology. (ad)||
Applications due November 20, 2017
Rejections sent 1/29
Two offers made and accepted.
|University of Texas at Austin, Postdoctoral Position in Galaxy Evolution w/ Finkelstein||
Applications Due Dec 1, 2017. Initial review underway.
Offer made and accepted.
|Durham University, theoretical and observational postdoctoral positions within extragalactic astronomy and cosmology (ad)||
Applications Due Dec 17, 2017.
ERC (IMAGE) position: At least two offers made and accepted including Emma Lofthouse, Matteo Fossati.
ERC (cosmology) position: Interviews conducted and shortlist made. (two?) offer(s) made and accepted.
(no rejections sent means that the offer has not yet been accepted). (AAS suggests the 15th of Feb. as a deadline for accepting positions)
University of Oxford: Beecroft Fellowship in Gravitational Physics and Cosmology (ad)
Applications due November 30, 2017
Some rejections sent December 18, 2017
University of Oxford: ERC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Gravitational Physics (ad)
|Applications due November 30, 2017|
University of Oxford: Skynner Fellowship (ad)
|Applications due November 30, 2017|
|University of Southern California: postdoc position in Cosmology with Pierpaoli (link)||Applications due December 30, 2017|
|University of Victoria, with J. Navarro (ad)||Applications due December 31, 2017. Interviews week of 2/5.|
|University of Virginia, Initiative on Cosmic Origins postdocs (three or more) (ad)||
Review of applications begins January 15, 2018
Shortlist made. Interviews being held.
|Weizmann Institute of Science Benoziyo Fellowship||Applications due November 5, 2017 (ad)|
|West Virginia University - two postdoc positions in Active Galaxies/Multi-Messenger Astronomy; Fast Radio Bursts (ad)||
Applications due November 5, 2017
Shortlist notified January 4 (FRBs).
Any news on the multi-messenger position?
|Winton Exoplanet Fellowship (ad)||Appilcations due September 1, 2017|
|Cosmology/GW postdoc at King's College London (ad)||Deadline 6th December.|
|YCAA Postdoctoral Prize Fellowship at Yale University||
Deadline November 3, 2017. Shortlist notified on Jan 10 including Chi-Ting Chiang, Fabio Pacucci. Offer made to Rachael Roettenbacher. Rejections sent February 12.
|York University - Exoplanetary Science (ad)||
Offers made to Andrew Ridden-Harper and Jake Turner. Both accepted.