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Host/Producer The 21st

Urbana, IL Job ID: 1420076

Host/Producer The 21st

Illinois Public Media

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Illinois Public Media seeks a top rate journalist to Host/Produce our weekday radio talk show The 21st at WILL AM-FM-TV, the public broadcasting stations licensed to the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign. The live, hour-long program airs weekdays on five public radio stations throughout the state of Illinois. This person will also participate in special news events, membership drives, and community engagement for WILL AM-FM-TV-Online. The successful candidate will set the priorities and lead the production team in conceptualizing, researching, and producing these programs to best serve the community. As an effective journalist, the Host/Producer helps build on The 21st's success to maintain and grow the program, both over the air and in a digital / multi-platform environment. The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit

This is a full-time, 12-month academic professional appointment with a start date as soon as possible after the closing date. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by November 26, 2019. The committee may begin reviewing applications before the close date but no decision will be made until after the close date.

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The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

University of Illinois

Location: Urbana, IL

Category: Professional