Student Government: Disability Rights Advocacy Committee(DRAC) Chair

Contact Information

Name: Shreya Deshpande

Phone: 510-320-1384



Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 2-4 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: Oct. 16, 2019

End Date: June 30, 2020


Job Number: 0008-3422-2019

Last Date to Apply: Oct. 15, 2019


To lead the Disability Rights Advocacy Committee and serve as the ASUCD liason to the Student Disability Center.


As a part of ASUCD, you agree to subscribe to the ASUCD Newsletter.

  • Hire DRAC members by Spring Quarter
  • Convene bi-weekly meetings
  • Provide recommendations to the SDC
  • Host 1 event for the disabilities communities per quarter
  • Present to Senate once per quarter



  • Strong organizational, communication, and time management skills
  • Passion for disabilities rights advocacy

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list previous experience as it pertains to the position.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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