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Employment at KPR and Audio-Reader

Media, Community Partnerships, and Events Coordinator
KPR, licensed by the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS is seeking a Media, Community Partnerships, and Events Coordinator to promote KPR via communications initiatives and events. This position is also responsible for planning events, assisting with KPR’s membership drives, and establishing community partnerships. Bachelor’s degree and 1-year of event planning or marketing experience required. To be considered, one must apply online at Applications are due on 10/20/21 and application review begins on 10/21/21. KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected veteran status. 

Internships at KPR

KPR offers internships to students interested in radio broadcasting. Our staff values the input and energy that interns bring to KPR. If you are interested in an internship, please learn more by downloading the guidelines listed below. Due to staffing issues resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic, KPR is not currently accepting interns. 

Development Department Internships
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Apply for an Internship
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Why Work at KPR?

  • Employees of KPR participate in University of Kansas benefits programs.KPR Broadcasting Hall & Baehr Audio-Reader Center
  • KPR is an award-winning public radio station.
  • KPR is housed in a new state-of-the-art broadcasting facility.
  • KPR stays on the front edge of new developments in radio technology.
  • Public radio is an important service to the community.

University of Kansas Nondiscrimination Statement

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University’s programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access,, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785) 864-6414, 711 TTY.

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

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Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
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785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)