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

Statehouse & Politics Reporter

Application Deadline: Friday, December 28, 2018

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 complicated policy, regulation and legislation int [...]

Politics Reporter

Application Deadline: Friday, December 21, 2018

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.We are looking for a reporter to join our politics t [...]

Sharing America Reporter

Application Deadline: Friday, December 21, 2018

Introduction and Description: Do you think, breathe and even dream about diversity? Are you fascinated, even obsessed with how demographic changes are shaping the nation? Do you find reasons to celebrate the progress and possibility of a multicultural society?Do you think journalists could do a much better job of covering a diverse America?If so, we invite you to meet us at the intersection o [...]

Executive Producer, On-Demand Audio

Application Deadline: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Introduction and Description: St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU, St. Louis’ NPR station, is seeking an Executive Producer of On-Demand Audio that will lead our efforts in on-demand audio journalism and storytelling, including: managing our portfolio of existing podcasts, creating new podcasts, experimenting with other on-demand audio formats and platforms; working with our revenue teams; a [...]

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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.