Student Government: Academic Affairs Commission Chair

Contact Information

Name: Ritesh Mishra

Email: ritmishra@ucdavis.edu

Description

Payrate: $52/wk (pending budget approval)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: no

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a

Term

Hours per Week: 10-19 hrs/wk

Start Date: Sept. 26, 2016

End Date: June 9, 2017

Logistics

Job Number: 0008-1659-2016

Last Date to Apply: May 18, 2016

Purpose

Organize, coordinate, and oversee all commission activities and new projects. Recommend and implement relevant programs, policies, and legislation. Represent the commission's decisions at Senate meetings as an ex-officio member of the Senate.

Duties

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  1. Impartially preside over all weekly commission meetings.
  2. Research proposed and pending legislation and draft legislation when necessary or relevant.
  3. Attend mandatory training with the former Chair.
  4. Organize and conduct interviews and training of new members.
  5. Participate on the interviewing panels of other Commissions.
  6. Hold at least 4 office hours per week.Submit a written quarterly report to the Senate.
  7. Attend mandatory quarterly meeting with the Student Government Advisor.
  8. Attend fall quarter Orientation and Recruitment workshop.
  9. Direct the commission in researching relevant issues that affect the UCD campus community.
  10. Work closely with other ASUCD units.
  11. Attend at least one other commission meeting per quarter.
  12. Meet monthly with other commission Chairs.
  13. Follow ASUCD By-Laws.

Skills

The applicant must posses excellent group, leadership, communication and written skills; including exceptional attendance, reliability and dedication. The applicant must have familiarity with ASUCD by-laws and parliamentary procedure as well as knowledge of ASUCD legislative process and must be able to separate personal politics from duties and obligations as the Chairperson.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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