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Postdoc or Term positions

Place/Institution (alphabetical) People (in boldface if accepted)
51 Pegasi b Fellowships (ad) Applications due Oct. 1, 2021. -- Any news/expected announcement dates? 
AIP Potsdam, Postdoc in extragalactic astronomy (w/ Wisotzki, Krajnovic, ad) Applications due Dec 17, 2021.
AIP Potsdam Schwarzschild Fellowship (ad) Applications due Dec 20, 2021. Request for reference letters sent Jan 16, 2022. Shortlisted candidates invited for interview Jan 21, 2022.
American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) Fellowships (ad)
Deadlines for Astrophysics Nominations Oct 23, 2021.
Full Fellowship applications due Nov 15, 2021
Shortlisted candidates contacted on Nov. 9 to submit full application.
Arizona State University - Observational astrophysics and computational science postdoctoral scholar (ad) Applications due Dec. 13, 2021.
ASIAA Postdoc Positions (ad) Applications due Nov. 15, 2021. Some interviews January 5 and 9. 
Banting Fellowship (ad) Applications due Sep. 22, 2021.
Anticipated announcement of results: Early February, 2022

Beecroft Fellowship, Oxford University

Applications due Nov. 19, 2021. Shortlisted candidates contacted on Dec. 1 for interview. Interviews conducted (Dec. 17). Any news? One offer made and accepted
BCCP & TAC Fellowship, Berkeley (ad) Due Dec 1, 2021. Any updates?
Caltech, Burke Fellowship in Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics (ad) Application Due Nov 15, 2021. Some rejections sent Dec 18. At least some offers made, including Cari Cesarotti (declined), Rocio Kiman, Benjamin Lehmann (declined), Jacob McNamara, Sridip PalJavier Roulet, and Daichi Tsuna.
Caltech Experimental Physics or Astrophysics Fellowship (ad)
Due Nov 15, 2021.
Offers sent.
Some rejections sent (Jan 20)
Caltech Radio Astronomy (ad)
Due Dec 15, 2021.
Jan. 05, 2022 - Reference letters requested for some candidates
Caltech, SPHEREx, Cosmological Science Analysis (ad) Application due Jan. 1, 2022. Any news?
Canadian Rubin Fellows (ad) Applications due Dec 17, 2021. 
Cardiff CMB cosmology research associate with Calabrese (ad) Application due Jan. 31 2022
Carnegie Mellon McWilliams Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad) Application Due Nov 30, 2021. Interviews conducted week of Jan 3. Some rejections received Jan 10. 
Carnegie-Princeton Fellowship (ad) Due Nov 1, 2021. Offer made 12/21.
Carnegie Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (ad) Due Nov 1, 2021. Offer made; Interviews in mid-December; shortlist notified on 1/19. 

Carnegie Theoretical Astrophysics Center Fellowship (ad)

Due Nov 1, 2021. Interviews conducted week of Nov 29; decisions expected mid-December, at least one offer made (12/14).
Center for AstroPhysical Surveys (CAPS) Fellowship (U. Illinois / NCSA, USA ad) Applications due Feb. 15, 2022
Center for Computational Astrophysics (CCA), Flatiron Institute
Applications due Oct. 15. Shortlist invited for interview week of Nov 22, includes Carles Sanchez, Lucia Perez. Some offers sent beginning Jan 7, including Cyril Creque-Sarbinowski and Christopher Dessert (start 2023). Some rejections sent Jan 13.
 
Any news from people invited to interviews?
Center for Gravitational Waves and Cosmology Postdoctoral Fellowship, West Virginia University Due Dec 1, 2021. Requests sent for recommendation letters (10/1)
CERN Theory Fellowship (ad) Applications due Sep. 1 for nationals of CERN member or associate member states. Some offers sent out including Vedran Brdar, Georges Obied, Sridip Pal, Miroslav Rapcak, Marc Riembau, and Jorinde van de Vis.
CITA fellowship (ad)
Applications due Nov 8, 2021. At least three offers made Dec 17, including Sihao Cheng. Jan 12 - one offer declined. Jan 20: At least two high on short list notified.
CITA National Fellowship (ad) Applications due Nov 8, 2021. At least one offer made to Benjamin Lehmann (McGill, declined).
Columbia Science Fellow (ad) Due Nov 6, 2021. Shortlist contacted Nov 23 for interview week of Nov 29.
DAMTP, University of Cambridge (w/ Blake Sherwin) (AD) Due Nov 30. Any news? Offer made and accepted.
DARK Fellowship at Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (ad) Applications due Jan 15, 2022.
DAWN Fellowship at Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (ad) Applications due Nov 19, 2021. Some interview invitations sent Jan 4, 2022.
Duke University (ad) Applications due Jan 5, 2022
Dunlap Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astronomical Instrumentation, University of Toronto (ad)
Applications due Nov. 12, 2021.
Jan 4, 2022: Two offers made. Waitlist and rejection notifications to be sent in next few days.
Jan 5, 2022: Waitlist and rejection notifications sent.
Durham University fellowship in astronomy and cosmology (ad)
Applications due December 6, 2021. At least two invitations to interview sent on Jan 14. Some interviews carried out on Jan 20.
Edinburgh Institute for Astronomy (ad) Applications due Nov 22, 2021. Candidates contacted for interview, includes Carles Sanchez.  
ESA Research Fellowship (ESTEC, ESAC, Baltimore, ad)
Applications due Sep 27, 2021. Deadline extended to Oct 27, 2021. Longlisted candidates contacted on Nov. 11, 2021. Final shortlisted candidates contacted on Dec. 17 for interviews in January.
ESO postdoctoral fellowship (both Chile and Germany, ad) Applications due Oct 15, 2021. Some interviews are scheduled for Germany, some rejections sent. Some interviews scheduled for Chile (29 Nov. 2021). First offers for the ESO Chile Fellowship sent (20 Dec 2021). Some applicants were rejected after review (21 Dec 2021). Germany offers out (21 Dec 2021)
Institute for Fundamental Physics of the Universe (IFPU Trieste, ad) Due Dec 15, 2021. Any news? (Jan 20)
Gemini Science Fellow (ad) Applications due November 15, 2021. Some interviews requested (Jan 11, 2022).
Geneva University, Theoretical/Numerical and Observational Cosmology (w/ Camille Bonvin; ad)
Applications due Dec 03, 2021. At least some shortlisted candidates contacted week beginning Dec 12, including Sunny Vagnozzi (withdrawn). Any news? (Jan 20)
Gliese Fellowship, University of Heidelberg (ad) Due Nov 30, 2021. Some rejections sent 1/10.
Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA-GSFC)/University of Maryland Baltimore County(UMBC) (ad) Consideration begins Dec 1, 2021. Later applications accepted while the position is open. Some interviews were held in the week of December 13. Two offers were made and both were accepted.
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA Fellowship (ad) Due October 29, 2021. Offer made 12/16. At least four waitlist notifications sent January 3, 2022. Rejections sent January 6, 2022. Over 200 applications received. One offer made to Oliver Philcox (declined).
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA (SAO, ad; AGN feedback, X-rays & other wavelengths) Applications due January 1, 2022.
Harvard Future Faculty (ad) Due Dec 17, 2021. Any news?
Herchel Smith Fellowship 'Extreme Universe', University of Cambridge (2x) Applications due December 1, 2021. Invitation for interview received, interviews take place between Jan. 20-26
High-Energy Multi-messenger Astrophysics (Germany, ad) Applications strongly encouraged by Sept. 15, 2021. Open until filled. Any news?
Hiroshima University Postdoc in Extragalactic Astronomy (Japan, ad) Applications due Nov 1. Interview request sent Nov 19.
Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies Independent Postdoc Program Applications due 30 November, decision deadline 31 January
Humboldt Fellowship (open to all German Universities, ad)
Applications accepted all year round, offers made in three rounds (Mar, Jul, and Nov). Offers from the Nov round include Marco Gorghetto (DESY) and Sunny Vagnozzi (LMU Munich). 
IAP with Volonteri and Dubois (ad) Applications due 5th Jan. Shortlist made and interview invites sent (inc. M. Kalomenopoulos).
Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge (with Sijacki, ad) Applications due Monday 20th December 2021. Offer made and accepted.
Imperial College London, 4-year Imperial College Research Fellowship (ad) Applications due 23rd August 2021.
Imperial College London, ERC post-doc in exoplanets/planet formation/protoplanetary discs (with Owen, ad)
Two positions, applications due 1st October 2021. Interviews/Offers likely to occur in two rounds (Nov/Dec and Dec/Jan).
Informal chats with longlisted candidates arranged, starting from 15th Oct
Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation (ICG Portsmouth, UK), Dennis Sciama Fellowship (ad)
Applications due 9th January 2021. Interviews set for 20th January.
At least two interview invitation sent out (Jan 14).
Indiana University Bloomington Visiting Assistant Professor Applications due Jan. 31, 2022, for a 2-year visiting assistant professor position.  Full details available at https://www.astro.indiana.edu/visitingprofessor2022.shtml
INFN Theory Fellowships (ad)
Due Nov. 9, 2021. 16 fellowships for foreigners or Italians who have been abroad continuously for at least the last 3 years. Cosmology- and astrophysics-oriented fellowships this year are available within the INFN centers in Ferrara, Florence, Naples, Pisa, and Rome La Sapienza. Rankings publicly available (link).
 
Ferrara: offer made to Benjamin Wallisch.
Florence: offer made to Giancarlo Mattia.
Naples: offer made to Folkert Kuipers
Pisa: offer made to Darius Faroughy. 
Rome: offer made to Sunny Vagnozzi. 
Institute for Advanced Study (ad) Due Nov 15, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interviews on Dec 16, 2021, decisions expected early Jan. Offers made to Oliver Philcox, Sophie Schroder  and Sihao Cheng. At least one high on shortlist notified for possible future offer.
Institute for Space Sciences, Barcelona (ad) Due Oct 30, 2021. 2 positions. Recieved email that selection process started but will be long (Dec. 22)
ITC fellowship, Harvard University (ad) Applications due Nov 8, 2021. Some rejections sent, three offers made including Brenna Mockler and Oliver Philcox (Dec. 1). At least one high on shortlist notified for possible future offer.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Cosmology (ad) Applications due Jan. 15, 2022 but will be considered as come. Any news?
Junior Telescope Scientist, ASTRON (ad)
Applications due Oct. 15, 2021. Interview done for shortlisted candidates. Selection done. Rejections sent.
Johns Hopkins University - Davis Fellowship (ad) Applications due December 15, 2021.
JSI/Maryland - Neil Gehrels Fellowship (ad)
Applications due December 20, 2021.
(01/20/22) Rejections sent out for applicants that did not make it onto the shortlist. Over 150 applicants applied.
High Energy Astrophysics (National Observatory of Athens, ad) Applications by Oct. 15, 2021.
KASI-Arizona Joint Fellowship (ad) Applications due December 20, 2021.
Kavli Institute for Cosmology Cambridge - Postdoc in Galaxy Formation and Evolution (w/ Maiolino, ad) Applications due Jan 10, 2022.
Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo (ad)
Interviews for candidates in astrophysics are now underway for the IPMU and CSW fellowships (updated Jan 11). Emails have been sent to all being interviewed. The candidates for the joint fellowship with KIAA will be contacted soon. Any update? At least one offer made.
 
Any offers made to candidates so far are in dedicated areas, cross-disciplinary fields or physics.
KIAA/ Peking (ad) Dec Nov 30, 2021. Interview for candidates offered Dec 22, 2021.
KIPAC, Stanford University (ad) Applications due Nov 1, 2021. Talk invites for shortlisted candidates in mid-November. Some rejections received (Jan 6). Are rejections only for shortlisted? Answer: No, non-shortlisted also received rejection emails. Any news? At least one offer made
Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Research fellow in extragalactic astronomy and cosmology. Two positions (ad1ad2)
Applications by Dec. 1, 2021 (ad1), Dec. 31, 2021 (ad2).
Kyoto University - Postdoctoral Researcher in observational cosmology at Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics (w/ Taruya and Nishimichi, ad)
Applications due Jan 23, 2022
Las Cumbres Observatory Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad)
Due Nov. 16, 2021.  Some applicants' references solicited for letters 12/13/21 due on 1/6/22. Some candidates contacted for interviews (01/14/2022).
Leiden Observatory Oort Fellowships (ad)
Due Nov 26, 2021. Dec 20: some candidates invited for interviews in January. Jan 14: offer made to Piyush Sharda, waitlist notified.
Leiden Observatory w/ Mariska Kriek (ad) Due Dec 17.
Leiden Observatory w/ Elena Rossi (ad) Applications due Jan 1, 2022. Selection deadline Jan 15, 2022.
LMU Munich Astrophysics Fraunhofer-Schwarzschild Fellowships (ad) Due Nov 7, 2021. 112 applications received. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interviews, including Sunny Vagnozzi. At least one offer made to Sunny Vagnozzi. Some rejections sent (Dec. 21).
Los Alamos National Laboratory -- Los Alamos Distinguished Postdoc Fellow (all fields, ad) Open to all fields related to the lab missions including astronomy. Due Nov 1, 2021. Finalist interviewed Dec 7, 2021. Offers have been made and accepted​​​​​​. 
Lowell Observatory Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship (Lowell Observatory, ad) Applications due December 1, 2021. Applicants asked to provide recommendation letters (12/08/21).
Shortlisted candidates contacted for interviews (1/4/22).
LSSTC Catalyst Fellowship (various institutions, ad)
Application workshop October 8.  Applications due Nov. 15, 2021. Requests sent for recomendation letters on Jan 7 (directly to referees).
LSSTC DSFP Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad) Applications due Dec. 16th. Some candidates contacted for interviews (Jan 6th) -- Any post interview news?
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship (open to various European institutions, ad) Applications due October 12, 2021. Offers likely to be made in March.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Postdoctoral positions in exoplanets/machine learning (with Vanderburg, ad)
Two positions, and two reviews happening after an early deadline on December 1, 2021, and a late deadline on February 10, 2022.
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (ad)

Application due on November 26, 2021. At least some interviews held and one offer made (Jan 18; fellowship position)

Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics fellowship (ad)
Applications due Nov 15, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates contacted. At least one offer made to Piyush Sharda on Dec 22. One offer accepted in cosmology.
MPA with Vegetti Some rejections sent out on 9 December
Max Planck Institite for Extraterrstrial Physics - ERC Postdoctoral Positions in observational cosmology (with Bulbul, ad) Applications due Dec.15, 2021.
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute), "Astrophysical and Cosmological Relativity" department; several postdoctoral positions (Potsdam, Germany, ad) Applications due Nov. 15, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates contacted. Interview scheduled in Mid Jan 2022.
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Computational Relativistic Astrophysics division, Potsdam, Germany Application due on November 30, 2021.  
Dec 31 - status? News on shortlist/rejection/interview/offers?
Miller Fellowship, Berkeley At least two offers made. Some rejection letters sent (12/27). Offer made to Tharindu Jayasinghe.
MIT Kavli Postdoc (ad) Due Dec 10, 2021. Any updates?
MPIA, Heidelberg – Postdoctoral Positions in the Planet and Star Formation Department (ad) Due Dec. 15, 2021. Some candidates invited for interview (Jan. 13, 2021)
McGill Space Institute Fellowship (McGill University, ad)
Applications due 11:59:59pm Eastern, December 1, 2021. First-round offers and waitlist notifications by late December; later-round offers made through mid-February AAS deadline or until all fellowship positions are filled (exact number TBD, but likely at least three). Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact faculty members with overlapping research interests ahead of time.
Dec 17 update: committee met earlier today, with first-round offers to be made in the next few days. At least four offers made Dec 22, including Nivedita Mahesh, Benjamin Lehmann (declined) and another person declined.
Jan 3 update: waitlist notifications sent.
McMaster University, William and Caroline Herschel Fellowship (ad) Applications due on Jan 15, 2022.
NANOGrav Physics Frontier Center Postdoctoral Fellow, West Virginia University (ad) Due Dec 1, 2021.
NAOJ Postdoc at Tokyo Metropolitan University (ad) Applications due Nov. 9, 2021. Interview Request sent Nov 12.
NASA Exoplanet Exploration Program Office - Postdoctoral Research Associate (ad) Applications due Dec 9, 2021. First round of interviews is ongoing (1/12/21).
NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (ad)
Applications due Nov. 4, 2021. Panel meets Jan 18-25.
NASA postdoc Fellowship (NPP)  (Ad) Applications due Nov. 1, 2021 . Grades from review panel are with centers, first offers to go out very soon.
Near-Field Cosmology Prize Research Associate (University of Virginia, ad) Applications due Dec 15, 2021.
Nordita Fellowship (ad) Applications due Nov 15, 2021. At least some offers made, including Sunny Vagnozzi and Sambit Giri.
Northwestern CIERA Fellowship (ad)
Applications due Nov 22, 2021. Some shortlist candidates notified Dec 20.
Any news on theoretical astrophysics interview schedule ?
Notre Dame Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Exoplanets (ad) Some candidates selected for interviews.  One offer made.  Waitlist notified.
NRAO Jansky Fellowship (ad)
Due Nov. 1, 2021. One offer made 12/22.
Dec 30 - some rejections sent, some wait list notifications sent
NRAO Jansky Engineering Fellowship (ad) Due Dec. 11, 2021. Any Updates?
NSF Astronomy & Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship Due Oct 15, 2021. Panels meeting Jan 18-19.
NSF MPS-ASCEND Fellowship (ad) Applications due January 6, 2022.
NYU - James Arthur Fellowship (ad) Due Nov. 15, 2021. Interviews conducted on Dec 21. Offer made to David Dunsky
Ohio State CCAPP Fellowship (ad) Consideration starts 30 November 2021. Some candidates invited for talks. Some invited to interview (week of 1/17).
ORIGINS Fellowship (ORIGINS Excellence Cluster in Munich, ad) Due Nov. 3, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interviews, including Sunny Vagnozzi. One offer made and accepted.
Pappalardo Fellowship (MIT, ad) Finalists invited to interview 11/19. Offers made, including Benjamin Lehmann.
Parrent Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship, Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii (adinfo)
Applications due December 1, 2021. 12/22: Some candidates invited to interview in mid-January.
Penn State, Eberly Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (ad) Applications due November 30, 2021. Notified for interviews Jan 10, 2022.
Penn State, Postdoctoral Researcher at Center for Exoplanets and Habitable Worlds (ad)
Applications due November 30, 2021. Any news? (1/11/22)
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, postdoctoral fellowships (ad) Applications due November 8, 2021. Some applicants contacted to give seminars week of Nov 29. At least one offer made (In astro or other field? When?) At least one offer was made in Strong Gravity, Dec 22. At least two offers made in Cosmology on Jan 21 to Luna Zagorac and Sihao Cheng (five-year).
Princeton University (ad) Applications deadline Nov 1, 2021. At least one offer made (12/15).
Princeton University - Spitzer Fellowship (ad) Applications deadline Nov 1, 2021. First offers made as of Dec 15, one notified of short list Jan 7.
Princeton University - Russell Fellowship (ad) Applications deadline Nov 1, 2021. First offers made as of 12/15, at least one high on short list notified (12/21) for possible future offer.
Princeton Gravity Initiative Fellowships (ad) Applications due Nov 1, 2021. Some short interviews held in first week of December. Some rejections sent 30/12.
Princeton University Future Faculty (ad) Due Nov 1, 2021. Shortlist contacted for interviews 12/2. Informal offer via email given to one applicant 12/15, told to expect formal offer with details early/mid January.
Queen Mary University London; Postdoc in Radio Cosmology (ad) Due Dec 6, 2021. An offer was made to Nivedita Mahesh on Dec 23rd.
Queen Mary University London; Postdoc in GW Cosmology (ad) Due Dec 2, 2021. Shortlist created (inc. M. Kalomenopoulos)
Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) and Lockyer Fellowships (ad)
Applications due Oct. 15, 2021. Only RAS Fellowships offered this year. -- Anyone knows the typical timeline for this? In 2017 rejection was received on Jan 8th. Jan 7: rejection received. 
Jan 10: Any non-rejected candidate has received any other information about the process? I'm still waiting. // I also haven't heard anything yet (Jan 12) // Also not heard anything (Jan 13) // If the timeline of 2015-2016 is anything to go by, longlisting may have happened, shortlisting may happen at the end of January, with interviews conducted in February.
Rutgers University, Observational Cosmology (w/ Gawiser & Jha, ad Applications due Jan. 4, 2022.  
SARAO Fellowship 2022 (ad) Applications due Aug. 30, 2021. Offer letters sent Nov. 26, 2021
SMA Postdoctoral Fellowships (ad) Applications due Oct. 15, 2021. Shortlist contacted on Nov 21. Interviews held 6-9 Dec. At least two offers made 16 Dec.
SISSA, Astroparticle Physics group (ad) Due Dec 15, 2021. Atleast one offer made (23 Dec).
Space Telescope Science Institute, Giacconi & Exoplanet Science Fellowships (ad)
(Up to 3 years, 100% independent research. Giacconi = any field, Exoplanet Science = exoplanet-related science.)
Applications due October 25, 2021. Letters due October 29, 2021. News expected mid-January 2022.
 
Any news? (01/18/22)
Space Telescope Science Institute, STScI Fellowships (ad)
(Up to 4 years, 50% independent research, 50% supporting science operations.)
Applications due October 25, 2021. Letters due October 29, 2021. News expected early January 2022.  Interviews likely to take place mid-late January. Shortlist contancted Jan 5 for interviews in late Jan. Rejections sent Jan 7.
Stanford Science Fellows (ad) Shortlist invited for interviews. At least two offers made (12/16).
Stanford - Santa Cruz Fellowship (ad) Interview shortlist emailed Nov. 17. Some rejections sent (1/6). Offer made to Ashley Chontos.
Stromlo Fellow, Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, The Australian National University (ad)
Application deadline 14th Sep 2021. Rejections sent 4th Nov
Dec 20: offer made to Thomas Nordlander.
STScI w/ Josh Peek and Claire Murray (ad) Due Dec 15, 2021. Shortlist contacted for interviews (1/18).
Stockholm University, Oskar Klein Centre (ad) Postdoctoral fellow in particle astrophysics and cosmology
Applications due Dec. 6, 2021.
Stockholm University, Oskar Klein Centre (ad)
Nine positions available:
  • Axion Astrophysics and Cosmology: due Dec 8, 2021 (ad)
  • ML Initial Conditions: due Jan 15, 2022 (ad)
  • Modelling & ML for LSST: due Jan 15, 2022 (up to 3 positions; ad)
  • CMB Instrumentation & Analysis: due Jan 15, 2022 (ad)
  • SN Cosmology: due Jan 15, 2022 (ad)
  • Modeling SN Spectra: due Jan 15, 2022 (ad)
  • Exotic SN Observations: due Jan 15, 2022 (ad)
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Department of Theoretical Physics (ad) (link to the application on ajo)
Postdoctoral fellow in cosmology and astroparticle physics.
Application deadline Nov 15, 2021. Open until filled.
Technical University of Munich with Suyu Applications due December 15, 2021.  Decision deadline? 
Texas A&M - ACES Faculty Fellowship (ad) Applications due November 15, 2021. Any News?
THEA Fellowship in Theoretical Astrophysics (Columbia University: Beloborodov, Haiman, Levin, Metzger, Sironi, ad) Applications due Nov. 15, 2021.  Open until filled. Some interviews were held in the week of December 13. At least one offer was made, Jan 5.
Tor Vergata University, ERC-funded postdoctoral positions in multimessenger astrophysics (w/ Troja, ad) Applications due Jan 14, 2022. Open until filled. 
Trottier Postdoctoral Fellowship in Exoplanetary Science – iREx, Montreal (ad)
Applications due Dec. 15, 2021. Offer made to Clémence Fontanive (Jan 10). Some shortlist notifications received.
Postdoctoral position in Stellar Evolution and Interactions in Multiples - Anton Pannekoek Institute, University of Amsterdam (w/ Toonen, ad)
Applications due Jan. 1, 2022.
University of Arizona Bok Fellowship (ad)
Applications due Dec 10 2021. Jan 6 2022 - Some informed to send recommendation letters. 1/19/22 - some rejections received
University of Arizona Brass Instrumentation Fellowship (ad) Applications due Dec 10 2021
University of Arizona, JASPER Scholars (JWST Arizona Steward Postdoc in Early galaxies and Reionization, multiple positions, ad)
Review starts Dec 3, 2021. At least three positions. Open until filled.
12/10/21 - Some informed to send recommendation letters.
1/11/22 - Shortlist are being contacted for interviews
University of Arizona, Stellar Populations and Nearby Galaxies (w/ Sand, adsubmission page) Applications due Jan 15, 2022
Univerisity of Arizona, Experimental Time Domain Astrophysics (w/ Sand, adsubmission page) Applications due Jan 15, 2022
University of Arizona (Fermi-Sun, ad) Deadline Jan 09 2022
University of Arizona (PSP, ad) Deadline Dec 15 2021
University of California, Berkeley (Center for Integrative Planetary Science, ad) Deadline Feb 2 2022. "any area of planetary sciene" "Current research areas span astronomical observations of the solar system, ... giant planets, planetary and satellite interiors and atmospheres, planet formation theory, protoplanetary disks, and extrasolar planets."
University of California Irvine (ad) Deadline Nov. 19, 2021. Interview requests sent out December 16.
University of California, Santa Barbara (w/Lars Bildsten, ad) Deadline Nov. 15, 2021. Any update?
University of Cambridge, Kavli Fellowship (ad) Deadline 25 October. At least some candidates contacted for interviews, including Oliver Philcox.
University of Chicago - KICP (ad) Application due Oct. 30. Offers sent. Some (or all?) rejections sent (Jan 21)
University of Chicago - Margaret Burbidge Prize Fellowship (ad)
Application due Nov 1. Offer made, and rejections sent Jan 3.  Another offer made Jan 20.
University of Helsinki with Johansson Application due Nov 30. Invites for inteviews sent.Offer made.
University of Idaho (Computational astrophysics/numerical relativity with Etienne, ad) Review starts Dec 15, 2021. Open until filled. Recommendation letters requested.
Jan 18- any update?
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (AGN science w/ SDSS-V, DES, Gaia, WISE, HST/JWST; 2 positions, w/ Shen and Liu, ad) Applications due December 31, 2021.
University of Florida Galaxy Evolution, ISM and Star Formation (w/ Torrey and Narayanan; ad Review begins January 15th, 2022
University of Florida -- Protoplanetary Disks, Planet Formation, Machine Learning (w/ Bae, ad) Applications due January 15, 2022.
University of Florida -- Stars (w/ Tayar, ad) Review begins January 8, 2022.
University of Geneva- Cosmology (ad) Applications due December 1, 2021. Open until filled.
University of Manchester - Early Galaxy Formation and Evolution with JWST (w/ Conselice, ad) Applications due December 1, 2021. Any News? (Jan 15)
University of Michigan - LCTP Fellowship (Physics), ad Applications due January 15, 2022.
University of Michigan - Post-doctoral Researcher in IR Astronomy/Exoplanet Science, ad Application review begins Jan 3, deadline Feb 1, 2022.
University of Montreal - Machine Learning, Astrophysics and Cosmology (w/ Yashar Hezaveh, Laurence Perreault Levasseur, Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo, ad)

Review of applications begins 1 December 2021

Some invited to interview (week of 1/10).

University of Oslo (Extragalactic astrophysics w. Sijing Shen and Claudia Cicone, ad) Applications due December 15, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interview week of Jan 17th.
University of Oslo - Cosmology (Euclid, ad) Applications due December 15, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interview week of Jan 10th.
University of Oxford - ISM (w/WISDOM; Bureau, ad) Applications due January 20, 2022.
University of Pittsburgh - Langley Fellowship (ad) Applications due January 10, 2022.
University of Pittsburgh - JWST/UNCOVER postdoc (w/Bezanson ad) Applications due January 10, 2022.
University of Sydney - Stellar Astrophysics w/ Tim Bedding (ad) Applications due November 28, 2021. Interview requests sent December 1 2021. Offer made to Ashley Chontos (declined).
University of Texas at Austin (w/ Casey, ad) Applications due December 15, 2021.
University of Toledo (w/Seigar, ad) Applications due December 1, 2021.
University of Utah - Eccles AstroData Fellowship (ad) Applications due December 1, 2021. Letters Requested (12/16). Short list notified (1/20).
Univeristy of Victoria w/ Julio Navarro (ad) Due Dec 31, 2021.
University of Victoria w/ Sara Ellison (ad) Due December 5, 2021. Interviews scheduled Dec. 12-13. Offer made and accepted Jan 7.
University of Washington: DIRAC fellowship (ad) Some candidates invited for interviews (Jan 12)
University of Washington (LSST and LINCC; multiple positions) (ad) Some candidates invited for interviews (Jan 11)
University of Waterloo (fellowship + position with M. Balogh) (ad)
Applications due December 1, 2021. WCA Fellowship shortlist contacted for interviews Jan 7. Offer made 1/20 for the 50/50 Balogh+fellowship.
(Is this info only about the fellowship? Anything on the postdoc position? Answer: unsure if 2 offers made)
Villanova University (Black Hole Astrophysics, 2 positions, w/Neilsen, ad) Application review begins November 6 2021 and will continue until position is filled. Interview requests sent 11/23. No rejections at this time. EHT offer made and accepted. X-ray binary offer made.
Vanderbilt University (Black Hole Physics, ad) Application review due December 20, 2021.
Washington University in St. Louis McDonnell Center Fellowship (ad) Applications due March 1, 2022.
Washington University in St. Louis (w/ Nagy ad) Application review begins January 7, 2022.
Yale YCAA Prize Fellowship (ad) Applications due on Nov 5, 2021. Some shortlisted candidates invited for interview on Dec 18, 2021. Offer made to Mia de los Reyes (declined)
Yale Mossman Fellowship (ad) Application Due Nov 1, 2021. Offer made to Murat Kologlu.
University of California, Santa Barbara (gravitational waves ad) Applications due on Jan 1, 2022
Warsaw Institute of Physics (w/ W. Hellwing, ad)
Application due on Oct 1, 2021, offer made and accepted

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