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Postdoc or term positions

Place/Institution (alphabetical) People (in boldface if accepted)
Academia Sinica (Taiwan, ad) Offered to Rubab Khan (declined), Radek Wojtak, Cristian Eduard Rusu (declined)
AIP Potsdam Schwarzschild Fellowship (extragalactic only, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Offer made to Else Starkenburg
AIP Potsdam PEPSI/LBT post-docs offer to Claude (Trey) Mack
AMNH Fellowship (ad) due Oct 25, 2013. 128 expressions of interest received. 2 picked. Rejections sent.
Argonne National Laboratory post-docs in physical cosmology (ad); regular post-docs, up to two positions available (ad) Shortlist notified. LSS/CMB offer made to Samuel Flender. LSS/surveys offer made to Vinu Vikram.
University of Alabama in Huntsville (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013
Univeristy of Arizona, Theory Fellowship (ad) Some requests for phone interviews made, including James Owen and Eric Lopez. Some rejections sent. Offer made and accepted.
Univeristy of Arizona (/w Rieke, ad) offers made to Lisa May Walker, Christina Williams
Univeristy of Arizona (/w Smith, ad) due Dec. 31, 2013
Univeristy of Arizona (/w Matheson and Saha, ad) due Dec. 31, 2013
Arizona State (theoretical cosmology) due Jan 20th
Arizona State SESE Exploration Fellowship (ad) offer made to Jenna Kloosterman (declined)
ASTRON Fellowhips Shortlist notified. Interviews underway. Some rejections sent. Offer made to Kelley Hess (joint with Kapteyn/Groningen)
ASTRON, RadioLife (w/ Morganti, ad) Offer made to Jeremy Harwood
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad) Offers to be made by March 31, 2014
University of Bern, Center for Space and Habitability (with Alibert and Heng) (ad) Shortlist: Daniel Kitzmann, Sourav Chatterjee.
Berkeley BCCP CDS (ad two offers made and accepted.  
Berkeley BCCP Fellowship (ad) Due Dec. 3, 2013. Any news?
Berkeley Miller Fellowship (ad) offered to Blakesley Burkhart (declined) , Tijmen de Haan, Ryan Trainor
Berkeley TAC Fellowship short list includes Daniel Tamayo, Jill Naiman, James Owen, Girish Kulkarni, Mark Richardson, Paul Torrey, Colin Hill, Nick Battaglia; offered to Paul Duffell, Mikhail Belyaev, Cora Dvorkin (declined), Marcel van Daalen.
Berkeley TCAN Star Formation (with McKee and Klein, ad) Offer made to Kengo Tomida (declined).
University of Bonn (with Porciani) (ad) Shortlist made.  Some interviews being scheduled.
Boston University (low mass stars w/ A. West) (ad) shortlist made. some interviews at AAS.
Caltech (with Martin) (ad) due Dec 30; Any news ?
Caltech (with Doré) (ad) Hao-Yi Wu
Caltech KISS Fellowship (ad) offered to Elisa Chisari (declined).
Caltech/NexSci (exoplanets w/ Ciardi) (ad) at least some letters requested.
Caltech Planetary Astronomy Fellowship (ad) Kat Deck
Caltech Prize Fellowships (ad) offered to Blakesley Burkhart (declined). Experimental Prize offered to Erika Hamden. Moore Fellowship offered to Chris Hayward.
Carnegie Mellon University, McWilliams Fellowship (ad) Offered to Simeon Bird, Elisa Chisari (declined), Anthony Pullen (Feb 14)
Carnegie Mellon University Postdoctoral postitions (in Cosmology/ML/Stat) (ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Shortlist includes Raffaele D'Abrusco.
Carnegie Fellowship (ad) due Dec. 15, 2013; shortlist made and interviews at the AAS meeting are being scheduled, including Ben Shappee, Jennifer van Saders, Rubab Khan, Brett Andrews, Rachael Beaton, Michelle Collins, Jabran Zahid, Dan Milisavljevic, Anna Nierenberg. Offer made and accepted. Jennifer van Saders, Ben Shappee.
Carnegie Observatories (/w Freedman, ad) due Jan. 15, 2014. Offered to Rachael Beaton
Carnegie Observatories (/w Kollmeier, ad) Offer made and accepted
Carnegie-Princeton Fellowship (ad) due Dec. 13, 2013. Offered to Jennifer van Saders, Ben Shappee.
Carnegie Institution of Science - Alvin E. Nashman Postdoctoral Fellowship   Shortlist includes Marcel van Daalen, Mark Richardson, Chervin Laporte, Stephanie Tonnesen, Anson D'Aloisio, Blakesley Burkhart (withdrawn), Amanda Ford. Offer made to Stephanie Tonnesen. 
Carnegie Origins Fellowship (Pasadena and DC) (ad) due Nov. 15, 2013; shortlist made. Some interviews at AAS, including Eric Lopez, Johanna Teske. Offer made Jan 22, declined Jan 30. Second offer made Feb 7 and accepted (Johanna Teske).
Carnegie DTM Fellowship, Astronomy and Planetary Science (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013. Offer made to Nathan Kaib.
Carnegie DTM (w/ Weinberger) Jessica Donaldson
CAASTRO/AAO postdoc with Croom & Couch (ad) reference letters requested. Shortlist made and some interviews scheduled.
CAASTRO at Australia institutes, 11 positions (ad) Offers made to (Emil Lenc ->?), Johan Samsing. Some rejections sent.
CATO-Soar Fellowship (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013. Offer made.
CEA-Saclay with Arnaud (ad) Short list made and interviews completed. Shortlist includes Tim Weinzirl.
CEA-Saclay with Le Floc'h (ad) due Dec. 20, 2013. Any news? (02/18: Shortlist Made)
CEA-Saclay with Starck (ad) due Jan. 31, 2014. Short list made, including Stefano Camera. Offer made to Stefano Camera.
CEA-Saclay with Yèche (eBOSS; ad) shortlist includes Jennifer Piscionere, Raffaele D'Abrusco
CEFCA (J-PAS; ad) Short list includes Jennifer Piscionere
Centre for Extragalactic Theory Fellowship - UWC/SAAO/AIMS, Cape Town (ad) Vimal Simha
Centre for Planetary Sciences Fellowship - University of Toronto at Scarborough (ad) Offers made to Daniel Tamayo and Amaury Triaud. All offers have been made.
Chalmers University w. Wouter Vlemmings (2 positions, Evolved Stars & Star Formation, ad) due Jan. 15, 2014.
China-Chile Joint Center for Astronomy (CCJCA) Fellowship (ad) due Aug. 31, 2013. Offer made to Evelyn Johnston (declined).
CITA Postdoctoral Fellowships Offers made to Colin Hill (declined), Daan Meerburg, Yacine Ali-Haïmoud (declined), Sijing Shen, Alex van Engelen, Christa Van Laerhoven
CITA National PDF @ McMaster Offer made to Mark Richardson (declined).
CITA Senior Research Associates  
Columbia Science Fellowship (ad) due Jan. 15, 2014.
CNRS/CPPM (SDSS/BOSS; ad) shortlist includes Jennifer Piscionere
CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science, Australia Telescope National Facility (ad) Jing Wang
JILA, University of Colorado Boulder (astrophysics theory group) (ad) Ryan O'Leary
DAMTP, University of Cambridge (3 positions in accretion discs, exoplanetary systems, and Solar MHD) (ad) due Jan. 31, 2014.
DARK Fellowships (Copenhagen) (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013; over 200 applications; shortlist includes  Arianna Di Cintio, Shunsaku Horiuchi, Aycin Aykutalp, Tullia Sbarrato, Daniel Perley; offers made, including Arianna Di Cintio, Shunsaku Horiuchi, Daniel Perley
DESY theoreticle astroparticle postdoc (Zeuthen)(ad) Offer made to Shan Gao
Dunlap Fellowship (UToronto) due Jan. 6, 2014. Offers made including John Antoniadis. Rejections sent.
Durham University (ad) due Jan. 5, 2014. Shortlist includes Daniel Angles-Alcazar, Jan-Pieter Paardekooper, Federico Marinacci. Offered to Sijing Shen, Daniel Angles-Alcazar, Nuala McCullagh. 3/13: Any news?
ESA Fellowships (ad) Interviews on Nov. 27-28 (Madrid) and Dec. 2-4 (Noordwijk). Shortlist made, some rejection letters sent. Shortlist includes Janine Pforr. Offers made, including Timothy A. Davis (Declined), Nathalie Degenaar, Anne Lohfink (declined), Dominika Wylezalek (declined) , rejections sent
ESO fellowships Garching (ad) Phone interviews are being scheduled (for 28 Nov - 6 Dec). Short list includes Rubab Khan.  Some rejections sent. Offers made, including Jayne Birkby (declined), Matteo Brogi (declined), Michelle Collins (declined), Melissa McClure, Else Starkenburg (declined), John Tobin (declined), Ruud Visser.
ESO fellowships Chile (ad) Phone interviews are being scheduled (for 16-19 Dec). Short list includes Jessica Donaldson, Johanna Teske. Rejections sent. Offers made, including Linda Watson, Johanna Teske (declined), Evelyn Johnston.
Einstein Fellowship (ad) Offers made to: Sagi Ben-Ami (SAO)Blakesley Burkhart (Harvard + ITC/SMA), Cora Dvorkin (declined), Justin Ellis (JPL)Wen-fai Fong (Arizona), Francois Foucart (LBNL)Kazumi Kashiyama (UC Berkeley)Ashley King (Stanford + Kavli fellow)Ji-hoon Kim (Caltech)Georgiana Ogrean (declined), Alexander Sadowski (MIT), Johan Samsing (Princeton + Spitzer Fellow), Grant Tremblay (Yale), Karen Hsiang-Yi Yang (Maryland).
ETH Zwicky Prize Fellowships (ad) due Dec. 6, 2013. Rejections sent. Shortlist includes Daniel Angles-Alcazar, Nishant Agarwal.
ETH Zurich (star clusters w/Meyer, ad) offer made and accepted
ETH postdoc (ad) offer made to Tomasz Kacprzak.
EPFL 2 postdocs (ad) offer made to Tomasz Kacprzak.
Event Horizon Telescope Fellowship (CfA/SAO, ad) Shortlist includes Guilin Liu (withdrawn).
Excellence Cluster Universe Fellowship (Garching) (ad) Offer made to Michelle Collins (declined), Aurelien Benoit-Levy (declined), Assaf Sternberg.
University of Exeter (w/ Bate, ad) due Jan. 15, 2014
University of Exeter (w/ Dobbs, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014
University of Exeter (w/ Sing, ad) due Nov. 30, 2013. Some rejections sent.
University of Exeter (w/ Kraus, ad) due Feb. 28, 2014
Five College Astronomy Dept. Research and Teaching Fellow (@Smith College, Observational astronomy) (ad) Longlist made (unofficial notifications sent Jan. 6), including David Syphers, Natalie Gosnell, Allyson Sheffield, Tyler Desjardins, Benjamin Sargent, Rachael Beaton. Longlist was not interviewed, but an offer was nonetheless made and accepted (Anne Jaskot).
Florida State University, 3 positions in SNe, star formation, and cosmology (ad) due Dec. 16, 2013. Offer made to Bo Zhao
Fermilab David N. Schramm Fellow in Theoretical Astrophysics and Theoretical Astrophysics Fellow (ad) Sean Tulin
Franklin & Marshall (2yr Vist. Asst. Prof; ad) 87 applications
Gliese Fellowship, U. Heidelberg (ad) January 2014: 130 applications. Rejection letters sent. Offers made to Facundo Gomez (declined), Nick Indriolo (declined), Melissa McClure (declined), Else Starkenburg (declined), Ruud Visser (declined), and at least one more (declined)
Gemini Fellowship (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013. Interviews underway, including Guilin Liu, Johanna Teske. Offered to Johanna Teske (declined). Offered to Hsin-Yi Shih (Gemini North).
Georgia Tech (Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics Network; massive black hole formation and fueling) (ad) Two offers made and accepted.  One offer made to Takamitsu Tanaka (declined).
Georgia State University (w/ Bentz) Offer made (1/28; declined). Offer made to Tyler Desjardins (2/18; declined).
GRAPPA Postdoctoral Fellowship (ad due Dec. 1.
Harvard University Advanced Studies of Exoplanet Atmospheres with Charbonneau Offer made to Jayne Birkby.
Harvard University GRBs and Time domain Astrophysics with Berger due Jan. 15, 2014.  Offer made to Curtis McCully. 
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA - Clay Fellowship (ad) More than 200 applications. Offered to Christoph Federrath (declined).  Rejections sent. Offer made to Jabran Zahid
Harvard's Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC) Fellowship, Harvard-Smithsonian CfA  (ad) Shortlist notified, offers made to Blakesley Burkhart (joint with SMA+ Einstein), Cora Dvorkin (joint with Hubble), Laura Lopez (joint with Hubble), Michael McCourt (ITC), Jill Naiman (joint with NSF). Shortlist included: Jennifer van Saders, Paul Duffell. Some rejections sent.
Harvard-MIT Future Faculty Leaders Fellowship (ad) due Feb. 1, 2014; shortlists created for both Harvard and MIT positions; short-listed individuals for Harvard position have been contacted and interviewed; MIT selection ongoing.
Haverford College (with Narayanan) (ad) Offer made; waitlist notified.
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (with Dekel) (ad) Offer made to Matteo Tomassetti, Girish Kulkarni.
Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS, w/ Springel, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Shortlist includes Daniel Angles-Alcazar. Offers made to Sijing Shen, Daniel Angles-Alcazar.
Heidelberg University (w/ Klessen, ad) Shortlist includes Bhaskar Agarwal. Offers made to Girish Kulkarni, Jan-Pieter Paardekooper.
Helsinki Institute of Physics, Postdoctoral Fellowship in cosmology (ad) due Dec 15, 2013.
Henri Poincaré Postdoctoral fellowship (ad) shortlist includes Yamila Miguel, Alexander Fritz
Hubble Fellowships Fabienne Bastien (Penn State), Matteo Brogi (CU Boulder), Michelle Collins (Yale), Ryan Cooke (UCSC), Timothy A. Davis (declined), Jason Dexter (Columbia), Cora Dvorkin (Harvard + ITC fellow), Shy Genel (Columbia), Ashley King (Declined), Laura Lopez (Harvard), Joey Neilsen (MIT), Evan O'Connor (NCSU), Georgiana Ogrean (SAO), James Owen (IAS), Amy Reines (University of Michigan + Society of Fellows)Matthew Schenker (declined), Ben Shappee (Carnegie), Andrew Skemer (Arizona), Jabran Zahid (declined), Guangtun Zhu (JHU), Sjoert van Velzen (STScI). Waitlist of 6-7 has been notified. 282 applications submited. Rejections sent.
INAF-Brera Obs, ERC "Darklight" Fellowships (w Guzzo) Shortlist made, including Stefano Camera. Some interviews being scheduled. At least one offer made and accepted. Jun Koda.
INAF/Osservatorio di Roma (with Schneider; ad) Offer made to Jan-Pieter Paardekooper (declined). Offer made to Luca Graziani.
International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research at The University of Western Australia (with Power; ad) Offer made and accepted
International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research at The University of Western Australia (with Robotham; ad) Offer made and accepted
International Centre for Theoretical Physics - South American Institute for Fundamental Research (ICTP-SAIFR) and University of Sao Paulo (USP) (ad due Dec 15, 2013.
Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris (Computational Gravitational Dynamics with Colombi; ad) Offer accepted by Anaëlle Hallé.
Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris (with Volonteri; ad) Interviews being scheduled, including Michele Compostella.
Institut Lagrange de Paris - Lagrange Fellows (ad) Offers made to Eleonora Di Valentino, Johan Samsing,Dan Scolnic (decline), Eirik Svanes, Mariangela Settimo
Institute of Astronomy, Univ. of Cambridge (ad) due Jan. 6, 2014., shorlist includes Jill Naiman. Offer made to Sijing Shen. Rejection letters sent.
Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias - (Massive Stars, w/ Davó; ad) Short list includes Jennifer Andrews, Joachim Michael Bestenlehner, Melanie Godart
Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias - (High Redshift Sources; ad) Shortlist includes Rosa Calvi, Alexander Fritz, Nathan Roche
IRAP Toulouse (w/ Contini and Bouche) Offer made and accepted.
IUCAA (Vaidya-Raychaudhuri Fellowship, ad) Offered to Rubab Khan (declined).
IUCAA postdoctoral positions (ad) Offered to Girish Kulkarni.
Jansky Fellowship (ad) Offer made to Chat Hull (CfA, +1 year SMA), Sarah Burke-Spolaor (NRAO-Socorro), John Tobin (declined, 2/7). Some rejections sent (1/21)
JAXA International Top Young Fellowship (ad) Offers made to Yoshiyuki Inoue and Shiu-Hang (Herman) Lee.
University of Johannesburg (w/ Razzaque, ad) Offer made to Rodolfo Barniol Duran.
Kapteyn Astronomical Institute (PDRA with Amina Helmi ad) Interviews over. Offer made
Kavli Institute for Cosmology, University of Cambridge (ad) due Dec. 9, 2013. Short list includes Nishant Agarwal, Takamitsu Tanaka, Daniel Jacobs.
Kavli IPMU (Tokyo) (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013. Shortlist includes Sandra Benitez-Herrera. Offer made to and accepted by Edmond Cheung.
Kavli IPMU-HSC Survey (w/ Leauthaud) (ad) Offer made to Song Huang
Kavli (KIPAC) / Stanford / SLAC Fellowships (ad) Offers made to Johan Samsing, Elisabeth Krause, Jabran Zahid (declined), Guangtun Zhu (declined), Ashley King(+Einstein), Michael McCourt, Marco Viero, Ranjan Laha, Radek Wojtak Some rejections sent.
University of Kansas (w/ Rudnick) Offer made to Tyler Desjardins
KASI cosmology postdoc 3y/5y (ad) Offers accepted by Cristiano Sabiu, Jeeseon SongYi Zheng.
University of Kentucky (w/ Yan, ad Offer made to Kai Zhang
KIAA Fellowship (Beijing) (ad) Offer made, includes Song Huang (declined)
KIAA-PKU postdoc (w/ Peng) (https://jobregister.aas.org/node/44049 Offer made to Sungsoon Lim
KITP (ad) Shortlist includes James Owen.
Koln University (w/ Walch, ad) due Dec. 20, 2013.
Kyung Hee University, Korea (ad) Offers made to Rafael S. de Souza, Michael Troxel.
LAM w/ Le Fevre shortlist made, interviews underway, offer made to Janine Pforr
LAM w/ Peroux Interviews underway. Shortlist notified 1/31, includes David Syphers (withdrew). some rejections sent
Leiden Observatory with Huub Rottgering (ad) due Oct. 15, 2013. ANY NEWS?
Leiden Observatory with Alessandro Patruno (ad) Shortlist includes Roman Gold, Caroline D'Angelo, Bo Zhao and Dipanjan Mukherjee. Offer made to Caroline D'Angelo
Leiden Observatory with Schaye (MUSE position, ad) Offer made to David Syphers. Rejections sent.
Leiden Observatory with Schaye (Theory position, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013; Shortlist includes Rahul Kannan, Mark Richardson (withdrawn), Federico Marinacci. Offer made to Sylvia Ploeckinger
Leiden Observatory with Labbe (galaxy evolution) Shortlist made, interviews completed, offer made
Leiden Observatory (star and planet formation) Offer made to John Tobin.
Liverpool John Moores University (w/ Davies; ad) due Feb. 28, 2014
Liverpool John Moores University (w/ Longmore; ad) due Feb. 1, 2014.
Lowell Observatory (Binary star formation w/ Prato;  ad) due Jan. 1, 2014.
Lowell Observatory (Exoplanets, w/ Shkolnik; ad) due Jan. 1, 2014.
Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille- Exoplanets/CHEOPS Mission Exoplanets/CHEOPS Mission (ad) Offered to Trifon Trifonov (withdraw).
Louvain @CP3 (w C. Ringeval) Offer made to Daan Meerburg (declined)
Lyon University (with Richard) (ad) 2 positions, interviews scheduled, some rejections sent
Lyon University (w/ Guideroni) interviews being scheduled
Lyon University (w/ Bacon) some rejections sent
Lyon University (w/ Blaizot, ad) Shortlist includes Michele Compostella, Y. Rosas-Guevara
CIERA Postdoctoral Fellowships, Northwestern University (ad) Shortlist being notified (Jan 20).  Offers made to Daniel Angles-Alcazar, Kat Deck, Fabio Antonini, Sourav Chatterjee.
Lindheimer Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University (ad) Shortlist being notified (Jan 20).  Offer made to Sijing Shen (declined).
Postdoctoral Positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Northwestern University (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013; (w/ Faucher-Giguere) shortlist includes Rahul Kannan, Marcel van Daalen, Mark Richardson.
Research Scientist, Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich (with Mohr, ad) due Nov. 1, 2013. Offer made to Silvia Galli (declined). Offer made to Veronica Strazzullo.
Postdoctoral Scientist,  Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (with Mohr, ad) due Apr.30, 2014.  Any news ?
University of KwaZulu-Natal (ad) due Sep 15, 2013 additional postition, due Dec. 1, 2013, shortlist made, interviews scheduled.
Joint Space-Science Institute Prize Postdoc (Univ. of Maryland / GSFC; ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Shortlist includes: Rodolfo Barniol Duran, Wen-fai Fong, Raffaella Margutti, Fabio Antonini, Daniel Angles-Alcazar. Offer made to Wen-fai Fong.
Johns Hopkins University (ad) multiple postdoc positions in observational and/or theoretical astrophysics, cosmology and physics. Offers made to Alvise Raccanelli, Ely Kovetz, Yacine Ali-Haïmoud, Alexander Mendez, Dominika Wylezalek. Shortlist includes Daan Meerburg, Christina Williams. Five offers made and accepted, all positions filled.
Imperial JRF (ad) offered to James Owen
IoA / U. Cambridge (with Becker) (ad)  
IoA / U. Cambridge (with Clarke) (ad) due Dec. 5; rejection letters sent.
IoA / U. Cambridge (with Fabian) (ad) At least three positions available, due Oct. 11, shortlist made, offer made (11/25) Ashley King, Anne Lohfink, Ranjan Vasudevan, Stephen Walker
IoA / U. Cambridge (with Haehnelt) (ad) Offer made and accepted.
Marie Curie Fellowships (ad) Some invitations for negotiations sent (IIF:11/29), including Jennifer Siegal-Gaskins (IIF @ GRAPPA, University of Amsterdam), Chiara Mingarelli (IOF), Nathalie Degenaar, Jason Dexter.
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA, /w Jones, ad) Offer made and accepted.
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA, /w Maccio, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013; Shortlist includes Mark Richardson, Daniel Ceverino, Jan-Pieter Paardekooper. Offer made to Sijing Shen (declined). New offer made to Mark Richardson, Jan-Pieter Paardekooper (declined).
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA, 'Galaxy and Cosmology' Fellowship, ad) Shortlist made and interviews scheduled. Have the shortlisted candidates been notified? Offer made to Sijing Shen.
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA, 'Planet and Star Formation' Fellowship, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013.
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA, Python, ad) Shortlist includes Tim Weinzirl
Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA, Galaxy Formation, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. All offers have been made, including to Amanda Ford.
Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA, Fellowship, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Committee meets Jan 27.  Offers made to: Antonela Monachesi, Facundo Gomez, Thomas Peters. All offers have been made.
Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA, High Energy Astrophysics, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Shortlist includes Jan-Pieter Paardekooper. Offers made to Michele Compostella, Jason Dexter.
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (AEI) (ad) multiple postdoc positions in gravitational-wave astronomy due Jan. 10, 2014. Offers made to: Alejandro Bohe`, Abraham Harte, Jan Steinhoff; Tanja Hinderer (@UMD), Andrea Taracchini; Ian Harry, Prayush Kumar (declined), Steven Privitera, Vivien Raymond, Stephen Taylor (declined); Stas Babak; Alberto Sesana; Tony Chu (declined), Francois Foucart (declined),  Roland Haas, Ian Hinder.
Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE) - Postdoc for Euclid (ad) shortlisted candidates contacted for interviews, shortlist includes Janine Pforr, Raffaele D'Abrusco, Rafael S. de Souza. Offer made and accepted (2/13)
Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE) w/ Genzel Some rejections sent
Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE) - Postdoc in astrochemistry and star/planet formation w/ Caselli (ad) due Jan. 31, 2014. Offer made to Bo Zhao, Seyit Hocuk.
McLean Fellowship (UToronto) any news?
Michigan Society of Fellows (ad) Offer made to Amy Reines (+Hubble)
Minerva positions in Astrobiology (ad) Extended deadline; due December 15th 2013.
MIT Pappalardo Fellowship (ad) Rejections sent, finalists include Paul Duffell, Jennifer van Saders, Blakesley Burkhart (withdrawn), Jabran Zahid, offers made to Jabran Zahid (declined), Jennifer van Saders (declined). No astrophysics fellows this year. 
MIT (w/ Vogelsberger) short list includes Rahul Kannan, Simeon Bird, Marcel van Daalen, Federico Marinacci, Mark Richardson; some candidates contacted. Offers made to Rahul Kannan, Federico Marinacci
McGill University Postdoctoral Fellowships (application website) Offer made to Cora Dvorkin (declined).
CITA National Fellowship at McGill University (application website) due Nov. 1, 2013, Shortlists made (Dec. 13, 2013).
MoCA / Monash (w/ Heger; ad) due Jan. 31, 2014.
MoCA / Monash (w/ Levin; ad) due Jan. 31, 2014.
MPIfR (ad) due Sep. 1, 2013.
MPIfR cosmic magnetism  (with Mao, ad) offer made and accepted (March 10, 2014)
National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (NAOC) & Portsmouth joint postdoctoral fellowship (3 positions) (ad) due Jan. 10, 2014. Theoretical cosmology position: Ying-Li Zhang. eBOSS position: Jun Koda (declined). ManGA position: Taehyun Kim (declined), Zheng Zheng.
National Observatory of Athens (IAASARS). Up to 2-year two postdoc positions in Observational (Optical) Astrophysics (application website) due Dec. 10, 2013, until positions are filled. Offers made, one accepted (starting date 1.2.2014), for the second final response is due 31.1.14.
National Observatory of Athens (IAASARS). 2-year postdoc position in infrared extragalactic astrophysics (application website) due Nov. 15, 2013, until position is filled. Some rejections sent.
National Observatory of Athens (IAASARS). 2-year postdoc position in astrophysics & instrumentation (application website) due Nov. 10, 2013, until position is filled. Applications review begun Nov 15, 2013. Offer made and accepted (started 1.1.2014). Rejections sent.
National Observatory of Athens (IAASARS). One software engineer position and One telescope engineer position (ad) due Apr. 25 2014
National Observatory of Athens (IAASARS). Marie-Curie fellowship (ad) due Sep. 1, 2014

National observatory of Athens (IAASARS)

X-ray/IR Astronomy postdoctoral position (ad)

Deadline 20th August, 2014
Nice, Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur - Poincaré Fellowship (ad) due Nov. 15, 2013. shortlist includes Yamila Miguel, Alexander Fritz
Notre Dame (w/ Crepp) Offer made to Jonathan Crass.
NORDITA Fellowships (ad due Nov. 15, 2013. Any news?
NPP (Nasa Postdoc Program). Position in astrophysics, cosmology at various NASA institution including JPL, Goddard, etc. (ad) Offers made to Johanna Teske (Ames; declined), Rubab Khan (Goddard), Joleen Carlberg (Goddard),  Daniel Angerhausen (Goddard), Ofer Cohen (Goddard, declined), Alexander Young (Goddard), John Tobin (Goddard, declined), Dom Walton (JPL), Johan Lindberg (Goddard), Stephen Taylor (JPL), Jenna Kloosterman (JPL). Does anyone know how many offers? Is there a waitlist?
NRAO - NAASC fellowship (ad) Shortlist being notified (Jan 7). offer made to Amanda Kepley.
NRC Herzberg Institute for Astrophysics (DAO, Victoria) - Research Fellowship (ad) Phone interviews being held.  Short list includes Joel Roediger.
NSF Astronomy & Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship (AAPF) (ad) Offers made to: Amy Reines (declined), Serge Dieterich (Carnegie DTM), Jill Naiman (joint with ITC), Erika Hamden (Caltech), Daniel Jacobs (ASU), Aomawa Shields (Harvard/UCLA), Devin Silvia (Michigan State), Jason Henning (Chicago), Julia Kamenetzky (Arizona), Robyn Sanderson (Columbia). Some rejection letters sent, Waitlist notifications sent. Feb 18- Rejection letters sent to (some?) wait-listed applicants. 94 applications, 9 fellowships.
Niels Bohr International Academy - 3yr postdoc (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013; shortlist includes Jill Naiman. Any news?
Niels Bohr International Academy - 5yr assist. prof. (ad) due Jan. 15, 2014.
NOVA fellowships (ad) some shortlisted candidates notified. Offer made to Sijing Shen (declined), Else Starkenburg (declined).
Osaka University (Two positions in Theoretical Computational Astrophysics, w/ Nagamine & Shlosman) (new ad) Offer made to Y Rosas-Guevara (declined), Bo Zhao (declined), Long Do Cao, Luo Yang. 
Oskar Klein Fellowships - Stockholm U.  Offer made to Johan Samsing.
Ohio State CCAPP Fellowships (ad) applications reviewed beginning 15 Nov. 2013. Any news? Shortlist includes Johan Samsing, Karen Hsiang-Yi Yang. Offer to Mauricio Bustamante,  Anna Nierenberg, Ashley Ross.
Open University (w/ Clark) (ad) Deadline Feb. 28 2014.
Open University (w/ Haswell) (ad) Deadline Feb. 28 2014.
Oxford - two Beecroft fellowships (ad) due Dec. 1 2013, shortlist made, interviews scheduled, two offers made to Mark Richardson and Elisa Chisari.
Oxford - postdoc position in dynamics (ad) Deadline May 12 2014
Oxford - Hintze Fellowship Interviews being scheduled. Some offers made, including John Stott.
Penn State - cosmology HETDEX/eBOSS (ad) Offered to Nishant Agarwal.
Penn State - Center for Exoplanets and Habitable Worlds (ad) due Jan. 1, 2014. Offer made to Thomas Beatty.
Perimeter Offers made to Colin Hill (declined), Stephen Green.
University of Pittsburgh - MaNGA Visualization (w/Badenes, ad) Due Jan 15, 2014. Shortlist includes Tim Weinzirl. Offer made to Brett Andrews.
Princeton - multiple positions (ad) Shortlist includes Johan Samsing. Spitzer: shortlist notified, offers made to Paul Duffell, Elizabeth Krause, Nick Battaglia, Jennifer van SadersExtragalactic: Timothy A. Davis (declined). TCAN Star Formation: offer made to Kengo Tomida. Some rejections sent (1/21). Russell offered to Erika Hamden (declined), Ben Shappee.
Purdue, Physics (High Energy Astro, with Giannios, ad) due Dec. 20, 2013. Offer made to Rodolfo Barniol Duran.
Purdue Physics (Galaxy Formation, with Lee, ad) due Feb. 15, 2014.
Purdue Physics (LSST with Cui; ad ) Shortlist includes Jennifer Piscionere
Queen's Uni. Belfast (Supernovae, with         R. Kotak; ad) due Feb. 28, 2014. Shortlist made. Offer made and accepted.
Queen's University Belfast (Solar Physics with D.B. Jess; Job ID 14/103105; ad) due Feb. 21, 2014
Royal Astronomical Society - Norman Lockyer and RAS Research Fellowships (2 positions) (ad) Approx. 80 applications received by deadline (Oct. 19). Shortlist made on Jan. 15, interviews on Feb. 4. Some rejection letters sent. Shortlist: Nathalie Degenaar, Aurélie Guilbert-Lepoutre, Iain McDonald, Michal Michalowski, Richard Morton, James Owen, Rowan Smith. Both offers made: Rowan Smith (Univ. Manchester, Norman Lockyer Fellowship) and Aurélie Guilbert-Lepoutre (Univ. Kent, RAS Research Felloship).
Royal Astronomical Society - Daphne Jackson Fellowship (ad) due 27 Jan 2014. Applications received.
Royal Society University Research Fellowship (ad) due Sep. 17, 2013. Shorlisted candidates being notified (Dec 4). 390 eligible applications received; 1st Long shortlisting rejection emails sent (Dec 17). Invitations/rejections being sent (march 5th). Sub-panel dealing with proposals on observational astrophysics is late (e-mail comm).
Research Scientist Positions, Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo Institute of Technology (ad) until 20 positions are filled. Some interviews are scheduled.
Sagan (ad) Rejection letters sent out.  Offers made to Ian Crossfield (UA/LPL), Jayne Birkby (Harvard), Kevin Stevenson (UChicago), Fabienne Bastien (declined), Matthew Penny (Ohio State), Vivien Parmentier (UCSC), Kat Deck (declined), Roberto Sanchis-Ojeda (UC Berkeley)
Santa Clara University (SCU) - 3 Yr Lecturer (renewable) ad Deadline April 11, 2014. 3-yr (+Renewable) position.
SARChI Postdoctoral Fellowship (with Carignan, ad) Shortlist (of 5) includes Michele Compostella.
SCexAO Postdoctoral Research Fellow (ad)  
Shanghai Astronomical Observatory (SDSS-IV Fellow) (ad) due Dec. 31, 2013. Shortlist made, first rejection letters sent, and interviews planned (Jan. 3). First offers sent out (Jan. 13): Jennifer Pollack, Evelyn Johnston (declined), Maria Argulo Fernandez, Michael Troxel, Radek Wojtak, Ramya Sethuram, Song Huang (declined), Zheng Zheng, Sudhakara Reddy, Chien-Cheng Lin; Second-round offers to be sent.
Shanghai JiaoTong University (cosmology and galaxy formation) (ad) offer made to Cristian Eduard Rusu (declined)
Simons Society of Fellows Offer made to Colin Hill (Columbia).
SMA Fellowship Offers made to Blakesley Burkhart (joint with ITC+ Einstein), Chat Hull (declined), John Tobin (declined 1/16), Ruud Visser (declined). One more offer made and accepted.
St. Andrews (w/ Bonnell) (ad) Shortlist includes Noelia Jiménez, Y. Rosas-Guevara
St. Andrews (w/ Wild) (ad) Shortlist includes Noelia Jiménez,Y. Rosas-Guevara
STFC Rutherford Fellowship Some candidates invited for interviews including Jens Chluba and Christoph Federrath (withdrawn). Offers made, including Izaskun Jimenez-Serra (UCL), Timothy A. Davis (Hertfordshire)  , Caitriona Jackman (Southampton) 
STSci (/w Meixner, ad) due Feb. 28, 2014. Offer made to Olivia Jones.
STSci (/w Chen, ad) due Feb. 1, 2014.
STSci (RIA, ad) due Feb. 28, 2014.
Stromlo Fellow (ad) shortlist made, offer made to Christoph Federrath.
Subaru Fellowship, 3-5 year Research Associate (ad) Short list made. Interviews scheduled.  Offer made (1/19) Thayne Currie (with SCExAO).
SUNY Stony Brook (w/ Perna) (ad) Shortlist made. Offer made: Takamitsu Tanaka (joint with NYU)
Swinburne University (with Mould, Taipan) offer made.
Swinburne University (with Mould, ad) Shortlist made. Interviews being scheduled, including Michele Compostella (withdrawn), Matteo Tomassetti (withdrawn). Offer made (?)
Technion - AstroTech fellowship (ad) due Dec. 1, 2013
Technion-China/India/Taiwan Fellowship (ad) due Oct. 25, 2013. Offer made to Vimal Simha.
Universidad de Chile (with Escala and Cuadra, ad) Some candidates interviewed week of 13 Jan. Offer made to Y. Rosas-Guevara(declined)
Universidad de Concepcion (with Treister, ad) Offer made and accepted.
Universidad Diego Portales (UDP, Chile, ad) Shorlist made. Interviews being scheduled (Jan. 14), including Jennifer Andrews, Rubab Khan. Offer made to Jennifer Andrews (declined). New offer made and accepted (02/19).
University of Edinburgh  due Dec. 10.
University of Edinburgh (w/ Biller, ad) due Feb. 24, 2014.
Université de Montréal, Observational Astrophysics (w/ Hlavacek-Larrondo, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014.
University of Texas at Austin (IGRINS Postdoctoral Fellow w/ Jaffe, ad) Offer accepted by Gregory Mace.
University of Texas at Austin (w/ Finkelstein, ad) AAS interviews, including Stacey Alberts, Christina Williams. Offer accepted by Isak Wold.
University of Texas at Austin, McDonald Fellowship (ad) due Nov. 25, 2013.  Shortlist includes Stacey Alberts, Christina Williams, Johanna Teske. Offer made to Natalie Gosnell. Offer made to Anne Jaskot (declined).
LEAP PostDoc University of St Andrews (ad) due Oc t. 30, 2013.
University of Maryland with Boylan-Kolchin(ad) Offer accepted by Brandon Bozek.
University of Maryland with Jonathan McKinney (ad Offer made to Jane Lixin Dai.
University of Maryland (TCAN w/ Reynolds, ad) Offer made to Brian Morsony.
UMAss Amherst with Wang (ad) Offer made to Tyler Desjardins (declined 2/18)
University of Michigan with Bergin (ad) due Dec. 15. Shortlist made (?) Offer to Nick Indriolo
University of Michigan with Bregman (ad) due Dec 20
University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (theoretical/computational astrophysics, /w Ruszkowski, ad) due Jan. 1, 2014. Shortlist to be made by 01/31/14, offer made to Yuan Li
University of Michigan, cosmology (Physics Dept, w/ Huterer, ad) (580 total applications for all particle/cosmo jobs). No offers this year.
University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, extragalactic astrophysics and gravitational lensing (Astronomy Dept., w/Sharon)  (ad) due Jan. 3, 2014. Offer made to Curtis McCully. 
University of North Carolina, theoretical cosmology (w/Erickcek, ad) Review of applications begins March 10, 2014.
University of California, Davis (with Fassnacht, ad) Offer made to Curtis McCully, Cristian Eduard Rusu
University of California, Irvine (with Cooray, ad)  
University of California, Santa Barbara & LCOGT (with Howell, ad) Offer made to Curtis McCully
University of California, Santa Cruz (star formation, with Krumholz, ad) due Dec. 15, 2013. Offer made to Chalence Safranek-Shrader.
University of California, Santa Cruz (computational stellar spectroscopy w/ Conroy, ad) shortlist made
University of Chicago - EFI, Fermi and McCormick Fellowships (ad) McCormick Fellowship offered to Ben FarrVinu Vikram (U. Chicago KICP + FermiLab fellowship offered)
University of Chicago - KICP Fellowship (ad) Offers made to Tijmen de Haan (declinded), Dan Scolnic, Silvia Galli.
University College London (cosmology, with Peiris, ad) Shortlist includes Nishant Agarwal, Daan Meerburg, Silvia Galli. Interviews are being scheduled. Offered to Daan Meerburg, Jonathan Braden.
University College London (cosmology - 2 positions, with Peiris & Joachimi, ad) Due March 16th. Offered to Edo van Uitert.
University of Geneva (with Kunz, ad) Offered to Alvise Raccanelli (declined). Offer made to other candidate (accepted).
University of Geneva (with Schaerer, ad) Shortlist made includes Jamie Ownsworth
University of Hertfordshire (ad) About ~90 applications received. Interviews being scheduled (Feb 22). Two offers made and accepted.
University of Hong Kong (w/ M.H. Lee, ad) Due Dec. 31st
University of Illinois (w/ Foley, ad) Offer made to Curtis McCully. 
University of Leeds (with Hoare, ad) Due Feb 9th
University of Leeds (4 positions in star formation, ad) Shortlists made for some positions. Interviews scheduled and (all?) held. MAPPA0048 position (see ad): Katharine Johnston.
University of Leicester (with Alexander, ad) Shortlist made, phone interviews scheduled
University of Leicester (with King, ad) Offer made to Stuart Muldrew
University of Mississippi (gravitational-wave astronomy, ad) due Dec. 31, 2013 (preferably earlier).
University of Manchester (w/ Battye, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014. Short list made, including Stefano Camera.
University of Manchester (w/ Brown, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014. Short list made, including Stefano Camera. Offer made and accepted Stefano Camera.
University of Manchester (Instrumentation, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014
University of Manchester (w/ Jackson, ad) due Jan. 31, 2014. Short list made, including Stefano Camera and Zuzanna Kostrzewa-Rutkowska.
University of Manchester (w/ Kay, ad) Shortlist made, interviews scheduled
University of Nottingham (with Almaini, ad) Shortlist includes Tim Weinzirl. Offer made and accepted
University of Nottingham (with Aragon-Salamanca and Gray, ad) Shortlist made, interviews being scheduled. Shortlist includes Tim Weinzirl, Caterina Lani, Asmus Boehm.  Offer made to Tim Weinzirl.
University of Portsmouth ICG, (ref. 310 with Koyama) (ad) due Jan. 3, 2014. Any news? offer made and accepted (~Jan 14)
University of Portsmouth ICG, 3 positions (ref. 308, 309 and 312) (ad) due Jan. 10, 2014. Interviews are being scheduled, including Jennifer Andrews and Stefano Camera. One offer made to Thomas TramOffered to Vinu Vikram, ....
University of Southampton (refs 318613WF & 331713WF , w/ Sullivan) (ad, ad) due Jan 6th & Jan 31st: Some interviews being scheduled, including Jennifer Andrews, Sandra Benitez-Herrera, Zuzanna Kostrzewa-Rutkowska; more to follow.
University of Szczecin (exoplanets stability) due Jan 10, 2014.  Shortlist includes Trifon Trifonov.
University of Utah(eBOSS operations/SDSS-IV, ad) Offer made and accepted by Julian Bautista
Virginia Tech (theoretical astroparticle physics) (ad) Offer made to Mauricio Bustamante (declined). Position filled.
Virginia Tech (quasars/AGN, ad) Interviews underway, including Guilin Liu. Offer made to Guilin Liu.
University of Washington (with McQuinn) (ad) Letters requested from 10 people (1/21), including Michele Compostella, David Syphers, Matteo Tomassetti, Amanda Ford. Offer made to Anson D'Aloisio.
University of Washington (with Wallerstein, ad)  
University of Wyoming (with Myers, ad) Interviews underway, including Guilin Liu.
Wesleyan University (exoplanets, with Redfield, ad) due Dec. 13, 2013
Michael West Research Fellowship - Queen's University Belfast (ad) Several interviews being scheduled.  Short list includes Jennifer Andrews. Offer made 
West Virginia University (w/ Etienne) (ad) due Mar. 1, 2014
University of Zagreb (w/ Smolcic) (ad) Oskari Miettinen, offer made to Jacinta Delhaize
Yale YCAA Prize Fellowship (ad) Offer made and accepted. Rejections sent.
Yale (Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics Network; massive black hole formation) (ad) offer made to Bhaskar Agarwal
University of Zurich (ITP, ad) Offers made to Florent Renaud (declined), Sijing Shen.

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