2018 Rumors

This is the 2018 HEP theory Postdoc Rumor Mill. For more information see our About/FAQ page.

To submit a rumor: Please email postdocrumor [at] gmail [dot] com to submit a rumor.

The "Latest Rumors" sheet provides a list of the most recent rumor mill activity, while the "Rumor Mill" tabs give a complete overview of all postdoc offers, acceptances, and declines sorted by institution or by first name.  Corrections can be sent to the administrator via postdocrumor [at] gmail [dot] com.

Please be aware that many institutions have an agreement on postdoc offer deadlines.  For the 2018 fall postdoc cycle, the earliest deadline for offers is January 7, 2018.


The following information is based on rumors submitted by our correspondents from around the world. Since many physics departments will not verify this (in principle) public information, we cannot guarantee that any information is accurate. This information is provided as a public service, no warranty is expressed or implied. Your mileage may vary.

Last Updated: Thursday, January 11, 2018 11:00 (CEST)

Announcement - HEP Postdoc Rumor Mill app:  Courtesy of Falk Hassler, the HEP Postdoc Rumor Mill is now in app form on Google Playstore.  The app syncs regularly with this website, allowing you to view the rumors in a convenient layout suitable for your mobile device.  You can download the app here.  Suggestions for further improvements about the app should be sent directly to the developer.