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Friday Feb 16th 2018 2nd position at MPI, update Mainz
Monday Jan 22nd 2018 2nd short List Uppsala (another position with the same deadline)
Monday Jan 15th 2018 Happy New Year! Some Cleanup.
Short List Uppsala, New position in Bonn, MPI München offer confirmed.
Monday Dec 4th 2017 Finally some rumors again! MPI München.
Friday Nov 24th 2017 Another position in Lund, this time permament.
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Wednesday Nov 15th 2017 First Name in Mainz.
Thursday Nov 2nd 2017 New position in Regensburg.
Monday Oct 16th 2017 New position in Mainz.
Wednesday Oct 4th 2017 New position in Lund.

Humboldt Univ. Berlin (in English) (together with DESY, Lattice W2) [05.08.16]
Short List:
Gergely Endrodi (Frankfurt)
Marina Marinkovic (CERN/Trinity)
Michele Della Morte (Odense)
Alberto Ramos (CERN)
Marc Wagner (Frankfurt)
(+ at least three more people which are known to us)
Offered to:
(somebody who asked us not to be named)
Humboldt Univ. Berlin (W2) [??.04.17]
Short List:
Sophia Carola Borowka
Ramona Grober
Offered to:
Bonn (W3) [15.02.18]
Short List:
Offered to:
DIAS (Odense) (Assistant professor) [14.02.17]
Short List:
Aurora Meroni
Masanori Hanada
Benjamin Jäger
Tin Sulejmanpasic
Offered to:
Jena (Gravitational Physics, W2) [27.3.17]
Short List:
Offered to:
Lund (Associate Senior Lecturer, tenure-track) [13.11.17]
Short List:
Offered to:
Lund (Senior Lecturer, permanent) [18.12.17]
Short List:
Offered to:
Mainz (Mathematical Physics, W2) [22.10.17]
Short List:
Timm Wrase (Wien)
Marco Zagermann
(One more person known to us)
Offered to:
(Somebody known to us)
MPI München (Two positions!)

Offered to:
Johannes Henn (JGU Mainz)
Giulia Zanderighi (CERN/Oxford)
TU München (W2 tenure track) [9.3.17]
Short List:
Markus Schulze (HU Berlin)
Elisabetta Furlan
Rafael Porto Pereira (ICTP)
Offered to:
Regensburg (W2, lattice) [30.11.2017]
Short List:
Offered to:
Uppsala (Tenure Track) [15.04.2017]
Short List:
1. Dmytro Volin
2. Manuela Kulaxizi
3. Oliver Schlotterer
4. Dionysios Anninos
5. Andrei Parnachev
6. Paolo Benincasa
7. Marius de Leeuw
8. Ioannis Papadimitriou
9. Christoph Keller
10. Pavel Putrov
Offered to:
Uppsala (second position) [15.04.2017]
Short List:
1. Manuela Kulaxizi
2. Dionysios Anninos
3. Andrei Parnachev
4. Paolo Benincasa
5. Ioannis Papadimitriou
6. Christoph Keller
Offered to:
Wuppertal (W2, lattice) [23.7.2017]
Short List:
Offered to:
Würzburg (?) [?]
Short List:
Offered To:
Johanna Erdmenger (accepted)


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