Our Mission

We exist to help people become deeply informed about the issues that affect their lives, better prepared to make decisions and more engaged in our community.

STLPR is an NPR member station. We provide our audiences with programming that is significant to their communities and their world.

STLPR is a nonprofit news source and a service of University of Missouri - St. Louis.

STLPR strives to be a vibrant, inclusive, and equitable workplace. Learn about the staff members who help make our organization a great place to make a living.

STLPR offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, and much more.

Job Openings

Politics Reporter

Application Deadline: Sunday, May 05, 2019

Note: Position will remain open until filled. Introduction and Description: The St. Louis region is a dream come true for the inveterate political reporter. There are more than enough governments to cover (over 90!) not to mention our statewide and federal representatives. The stories are vast and varied and St. Louis Public Radio is looking for a reporter to explore and explain it all.W [...]

Statehouse & Politics Reporter

Application Deadline: Sunday, May 05, 2019

Note: Position will remain open until filled. The state of Missouri is not politically monolithic and St. Louis Public Radio is looking for a statehouse reporter who can tell stories explaining the nuances and complexities facing our state’s lawmakers and political influencers. We are looking for a statehouse reporter who believes in the watchdog role of the press and who can translate [...]

Market Enginuity: Account Executive

Application Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019

Market Enginuity is seeking a determined and persuasive sales professional to join our public media sales team representing St. Louis Public Radio. This is an exceptional opportunity for a mission-minded and innovative person to join our team and generate sponsorship revenue for radio, digital media and events. Make an impact while working with a team of smart, creative, collaborative colleagues.A [...]

Part-Time Associate Producer, We Live Here

Application Deadline: Friday, March 29, 2019

We Live Here, a podcast for people somewhere on the woke spectrum, needs an extra set of hands to help us make our show.We've been up and running for about four years and have been incubated inside St. Louis Public Radio, a National Public Radio member station. We operate like a startup, and we get deep into issues of race and class. We’ve surpassed one million downloads and we have a co-produci [...]

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Volunteering with St. Louis Public Radio is a great way to participate in engaging and entertaining events, meet new people, and take a peek behind the curtain of how your local station is run. Our volunteers contribute directly to the success of the station and the creating a more informed St. Louis community.

If you’re interested in volunteering please email volunteer@stlpublicradio.org or call (314) 516‑7481.