2017 Rumors

This is the 2017 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.  Form submissions are no longer being accepted as of 15:20 pm, CEST on December 26, 2016, because of anonymous trolling.  Rumors will remain anonymous, but email submissions from spam email addresses will not be accepted.

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 2017 fall postdoc cycle, the earliest deadline for offers is January 7, 2017.


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: Friday, February 3, 2017 14:30 (CEST)

Links for Germanic/Nordic HEP and string/math-phys and Asia faculty rumor mills updated.