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2013/2014 EEO Public File Report--Station WKSU-FM, Kent, OH

This EEO Public File Report is filed in WKSU's public inspection file pursuant to Section 73.2080(c) 6) of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) rules.

If your organization would like information when openings become available with this station, please contact us at 330-672-3114.

Full-time Job Vacancies Filled. During the period of June 1, 2013 through May 31, 2014 the station filled the following full-time vacancies:

Position 989840

Job Title: Program Director

Date Filled: 8/12/2013
Number Interviewed: 3 (1 Current, 2 Livingston & Associates’ website) Number Hired: 1 (via Livingston & Associates’ website)
Posted: Posted: KSU jobsite, jobopp, Area Minority Churches, Akron Urban League, Employment
Source, ODJFS, higheredjobs.com, Akron Beacon Journal, Canton Repository, Plain Dealer, Folkalley.com, WKSU website, Current Newspaper, The Chronical of Philanthropy, Livingston Associates' website, Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA), Public Media Business Association (PMBA), Development Exhange, Inc. (DEI), CEO Update, Pubradio Listserve announcements.

Position 990163

Job Title: Senior Director External Affairs: Marketing, Audience Engagement and Business Development

Date Filled: 01/02/2013
Number Interviewed: 0
Number Hired: 1
Posted: Per the directive of a Kent State University Vice President, the Senior Director External Affairs: Marketing, Audience Engagement and Business Development position was filled by a highly qualified existing administrator that was identified and approved by the University Vice President and the University Human Resources department due to exigent circumstances.

Position 10770 & 989637

Job Title: Senior Sales Associate — Underwriter, WKSU Radio

Date Filled: 03/10/2014
Number Interviewed: 4: (2 KSU jobsite; 1 The Cleveland Plain Dealer; 1 employee referral) Number Hired: 2: 1 via KSU Jobsite and 1 via employee referral
Posted: KSU jobsite, jobopp, Area Minority Churches, Akron Urban League, Employment Source, ODJFS, higheredjobs.com, Akron Beacon Journal, Canton Repository, NEOPal Plain Dealer, Indeed.com, Current

WKSU Recruitment

To ensure nondiscrimination in relation to minorities and women, and to foster their full consideration in filling job vacancies, WKSU utilizes recruitment procedures for reaching a wide range of audiences. For each job opening, recruitment sources are selected from the list below, dependent upon the field of expertise sought and requirements of the position, as appropriate.
Recruitment Sources:

Akron Beacon Journal

(& Ohio.com & Monster.com)
44 East Exchange Street
P.O.Box 610
Akron, OH 44308
330-996-3337 ohio.com/bj

Akron Urban League

440 Vernon Odom Blvd. Akron 44307

Apostolic Faith Tabernacle

934 East 105th Street
Cleveland, OH 44108


See Canton Repository

Canton Repository

(& CantonRep.com & Yahoo Hotjobs)
500 Market Avenue, S
Canton, OH 44702330-580-8400

Canton Urban League

1400 Sherrick Road, SE Canton, OH 44707


Online posting; In print if they choose it for print.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy Philanthropy Careers http://philanthropy.com/section/Jobs/224/

Cleveland Plain Dealer

(& Cleveland.com)
1801 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44190
216-999-4710 plaindealer.com cleveland.com


See Cleveland Plain Dealer

Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)

http://www.cpb.org/jobline/ CPB's Jobline; online posting

Current Magazine Sherron Phillips, Advertising/Production Director

6930 Carroll Ave., Suite 350
Takoma Park, MD 20912
E-mail: sherron@current.org
301-270-7240, ext. 36 current.org/jobs/
Development Exchange, Inc. (DEI) http://www.deiworksite.org/job-line DEI Job Line; online posting


4101 NW Urbandale Drive
Urbandale, IA 50322
877-386-3323 dice.com

Employment Source and Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS)

822 30th Street NW North Canton, OH 44709

First Apostolic Faith Church

790 Easter Avenue
Akron, OH 44307


Linda Fahey
c/o Folk Alley/WKSU
1613 E. Summit St
Kent, OH 44242-0001

Greater Bethel Apostolic Church

2335 15th Street, SW Canton, OH 44706

Higher Ed Jobs

328 Innovation Boulevard, Suite 300
State College, PA 16803
Fax 814-861-3082 higheredjobs.com


177 Broad Street, 6th Floor
Stamford, CT 06901
Kelly Blazek's Communications Job Bank ClevelandJobBank@yahoogroups.com http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/ClevelandJobBank/

Kent State University Job Opp

Kent State University
Kent, OH 44242
jobs.kent.edu Livingston Associates' website

Livingstone Apostolic Church

587 South Arlington Street
Akron, OH 44306

Monster.com Mike.rotterman@monster.com See Akron Beacon Journal

National Association of Black Journalists

University of Maryland
8701-A Adelphi Road, Adelphi, MD 20783-1716

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists

1000 National Press Building
529 14th St., NW Washington, DC 20045-2001
Email: nahj@nahj.org
Phone: 202-662-7145
Fax: 202-662-7144

National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA)

Online posting

National Hispanic Media Coalition

55 S Grand Avenue
Pasadena CA, 91105
626-792-6462 Fax: 626-792-6051
Email: info@nhmc.org

National Public Radio DACS (NPR)

Ohio Department of Jobs & Family Services

30 E. Broad Street, 32nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-3414
(614) 466-6282 jfs.ohio.gov

Native American Journalists Association

University of Oklahoma Gaylord College
395 West Lindsey
Norman, OK 73019-4201
Email: info@naja.com

Native American Public Telecommunications

1800 No 33 Street
Lincoln, NE 68503

402-472-3522 Fax: 402-472-8675 nativetelecom.org




See Akron Beacon Journal

Pubradio Listserv announcements

Public Media Business Association (PMBA)

http://www.pbma.org/ Job postings: https://netforum.avectra.com/eWeb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=PBMA&WebCode=OnlineJob Industry job listings; online posting

Radio-Television News Directors Association's Newsroom Diversity Project

1025 F Street NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20004
202-659-6510 Fax: 202-223-4007 rtnda.org

Society of Professional Journalists

Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center
3909 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
317-927-8000 Fax: 317-920-4789 spj.org

South Asian Journalists Association

2950 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 saja@columbia.edu, Saja.org

Yahoo Hotjobs

See Canton Repository

Long-term Menu Options Completed

During the EEO period of June 1, 2013 to May 31, 2014, WKSU undertook the following long term menu options:

  • Participation in Scholarship Programs
    • WKSU's Walton D. Clarke Fellowship
    • Graduate student scholarship program
    • Participant(s): Numerous members of WKSU staff
  • Internship Program
  • Participation in at least four events or programs sponsored by educational institutions relating to career opportunities in broadcasting
    • Throughout the year WKSU staff members host middle and high school students for a day as a part of their school job experience curriculum.
    • Frequently WKSU staff members speak to classes at Kent State University Journalism School.
    • Kent State University Journalism School and WKSU work together to hire college students who are interested in broadcasting to work at WKSU while they are attending college. Often, they are able to count their work here toward the internship requirements of their major. We also have a graduate student via our Walt Clark fellowship.
    • WKSU staff member has been a guest speaker at the JMC print beat classes each semester since the fall of 2007 (including summers)
    • WKSU Staff member is the moderator of Press Club political sessions. Money from Press Club events go toward two, $5,000 annual scholarships, one of which was awarded to one of WKSU’s interns this year.
    • WKSU staff member taught radio production class at University of Akron.
    • WKSU Staff member has been guest speaker at University of Akron radio production class.
    • WKSU staff member has been a Board member on the Akron Press Club (since fall of 2008).
    • As a member of the Ohio APME board, the WKSU staff member is also on the selection committee for its annual journalism scholarship.
  • Training Programs for Station Personnel
    • DEI
      • Toolkits
      • Donor Interactions and Ethics in Fundraising
      • Federal Funding Update for Development Professionals
    • Kent State University
      • Institute for Excellence
      • Goal/Objective Setting Effectiveness
      • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)*
      • Workplace Ethics*
      • Preventing Harassment*
      • Preventing Workplace Violence*
      • Sexual Harassment Understanding and Behavioral Guidelines*
      • Bullying in the Workplace*
      • Managing Conflict*
      • Assessing and Approving Performance
      • A.L.I.C.E.
        • *Required for all supervisors at Kent State University

    • NPR
      • Knight Digital Training

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