The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (“CPB”), System Development and Media Strategy (MSTRA) is seeking a consultant to provide counsel and assistance on the issues facing the public television system, including the impact of the spectrum auction on system composition and public policy, changes in consumer behavior and content delivery technology, and evolving business strategies in a digital environment.
The consultant will assist CPB in identifying research gaps, and developing potential grant programs focusing on: technology, digital and broadcast infrastructure, digital behavior and models, and new business models.
The term of the agreement is expected to be for up to one year, beginning upon execution of this agreement. The monthly hours on engagement will not exceed 60. The consultant(s) must be available to begin working as early as March 27, 2017. The contract will be renewable for two additional six-month terms at CPB’s sole discretion.