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Updates:

Monday, May 10th 2022 New position in Bern, offer for a previously unlisted W1 in Regensburg.
Friday, May 6th 2022 Ranking and offers for Bologna.
Tuesday, May 3rd 2022 Updates Ljubljana, Hannover.
Monday, May 2nd 2022 A rumor for Zeuthen (this time the lattice one), Ljubljana declined, Mainz offered and accepted.
Tuesday, Apr 19th 2022 Offer in Padova, rumors for Ljubljana.
Monday, March 28th 2022 Thursday's rumor was for the other Zeuthen job, rumors for a previously unlisted job in Basel.
Thursday, March 24th 2022 First name in Zeuthen, some northern Italian rumors from Turin, Padova and Bologna (x2). All four are 3-year tenure-track (RTDb) positions.
Monday, January 10th 2022 Happy new Year! Some clean-up of the list done.
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Nikhef offered and accepted, CERN offered and accepted.
Monday, December 20th 2021 Münster accepted (sorry about the delay due to technical problems on our side).
Friday, November 26th 2021 Karlsruhe accepted. (Change might not have been visible until Dec 3rd due to problems with upload.)
Friday, Oct 1st 2021 Search in Heidelberg will be picked up at a later date.
Wednesday, September 22nd 2021 New job at DESY Zeuthen.
Tuesday, September 7th 2021 München accepted, Münster not accepted but declined and offered again.
Wednesday, July 21st 2021 Another name in Heidelberg, Aachen will not be further pursued and filled.
Friday, July 16th 2021 New position at DESY Zeuthen, EPFL accepted.
Friday, July 2nd 2021 First name in Heidelberg.

RWTH Aachen (Big Data, tenure track W1 to W2) [30.4.20]
Short List:
Anja Butter
Pietro Vischia
...
Offered to:
"the advertised position will not be further pursued and filled"
Nikhef (Amsterdam) (Staff Physicist) [30.04.21]
Short List:
Gauthier Durieux
...
Offered to:
Melissa van beekveld (accepted)
Basel (Asistant Professorship in Theoretical Particle Physics and Cosmology) [30.09.21]
Short List:
Fady Bishara
Elina Fuchs
Ennio Salvioni
Offered to:
Bologna (2 positions, BSM physics with applications to neutrino and astroparticle physics) [3.11.21]
Short List: (ranking)
Vedran Brdar
Ilaria Brivio
Eleonora Di Valentino
Miguel Escudero Abenza
Elina Fuchs
Andrea Thamm
Arsenii Titov
Sunny Vagnozzi
Luca Visinelli
+ 1 more person
Offered to:
Filippo Sala
Ilaria Brivio
Bern (Junior/Associate/Senior) [1.9.22]
Short List:
Offered to:
Bonn (W3, 2nd try) [18.10.19]
Short List:
Offered to:
Claude Duhr (accepted)
CERN (Permanent Staff, theoretical astroparticle physics) [URL?, deadline?]
Short List:
Valerie Domcke
Joachim Kopp
Offered to:
Valerie Domcke (accepted)
DESY (5 years) [20.12.20]
Short List:
Tarek Anous
Offered to:
?
DESY Zeuthen (lattice, E14) [22.08.21]
Short List:
Offered to:
Jeremy Green
DESY Zeuthen (Phenomenology, E14) [20.10.21]
Short List:
Gauthier Durieux
Andrea Thamm
Offered to:
Hannover (W1 HEP with cold atoms) [15.8.19] New Round [15.9.20]
Short List:
J. Smirnov
E. Fuchs
M. Schlaffer (?)
J. Eby (?)
Offered to:
Elina Fuchs (accepted)
Heidelberg (W3 QFT/Cosmology, early succ. C. Wetterich) [16.5.21]
Short List:
Kai Schmitz
Djuna Lize Croon
...
Offered to:
"the search has been terminated and will probably be taken up again at a later date"
ISC Ljubljana [1.12.21]
Short List:
Elina Fuchs
Darius Faroughy
Richard Ruiz
Robert Ziegler
Lorenzo Ubaldi
Offered to:
Elina Fuchs (declined)
Lorenzo Ubaldi (accepted)
KIT (Karlsruhe) (Tenure track, W1) [15.10.20]
Short List:
Elina Fuchs
Yu-Dai Tsai
Fady Bishara
Sophie Renner
Felix Kling
Ilaria Brivio
Julia Harz
Offered to:
Felix Kahlhoefer (accepted)
EPFL Lausanne (Faculty, tenure track or higher) [20.10.20]
Short List:
Valerie Domcke
Chia-Hsien Shen
Offered to:
Victor Gorbenko (accepted)
Mainz (W2, cosmology) [2.11.20]
Short List:
Valerie Domcke
Elina Fuchs
Julia Harz
Kai Schmitz
...
Offered to:
Valerie Domcke (declined)
Julia Harz (accepted)
MPI München ("Group-Leader Position in Numerics, Algorithms, and IT Support", initially 5 years) [5.12.20]
Short List:
Frederic Dreyer
Stefan Kallweit
Philipp Maierhöfer
Ben Ruijl
Valentin Hirschi
Robert Schabinger
Mathieu Pellen
Simon Plätzer
Offered to:
Padova "Allegato 2 - ssd FIS/02 sc 02/A2" (Theoretical Physics of Fundamental Interactions) [5.7.21]
Short List:
Fabio Apruzzi
Davide Cassani
Giuseppe Dibitetto
Fotios Farakos
Marco Fazzi
Simone Giacomelli
Seyedmorteza Hosseini
Pietro Longhi
Chiara Toldo
Offered to:
Fabio Apruzzi
Regensburg (W1) [20.11.2020]
Short List:
Offered to:
Taushif Ahmed (Torino)
Regensburg (W3) (PDF) [15.5.2021]
Short List:
Offered to:
Turin (Theoretical Physics of Fundamental Interactions) [5.7.21]
Short List:
Fabio Apruzzi
Emilio Bellini
Giuseppe Bozzi
Andrea Cavaglia'
Giovanni Antonio Chirilli
Mattia Di Mauro
Ilia Musco
Daniele Musso
Stefano Negro
Lorenzo Sebastiani
Sunny Vagnozzi
Jacopo Viti
Itamar Yaakov
Offered to:
Andrea Cavaglia' (accepted)


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