Student Government: Sexual Assault Awareness Advocacy Committee Chair

Contact Information

Name: Akhila Kandaswamy

Phone: 503-915-3738



Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 5-8 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: April 10, 2020

End Date: June 30, 2020


Job Number: 0008-3686-2020

Last Date to Apply: April 3, 2020


The purpose of the SAAAC is to bring students together to provide intersectional, trauma informed advocacy for improving campus climate, and to facilitate the expansion of accessibility to educational resources about sexual violence, sexual harassment, and sexual assault. It is additionally the purpose of this committee to ensure that all students are made aware of the reporting process both through the university and law enforcement, victim advocacy resources, confidential support services, information about sexual violence in UC policies as well as students’ rights under Title IX.


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  • Collaborate with the vice chair to lead meetings, delegate tasks, and communicate with other organizations.
  • Help oversee and manage committee members and their projects.
  • Actively voice your suggestions and feedback at meetings.
  • Help implement projects and events related to SUSH awareness, prevention and advocacy.


  • Must be passionate about secual violence prevention and student activism.
  • Must have strong interest in taking initiative as a student leader.
  • Must be extrememly reliable, organized, and enthusiastic.
  • Previous leadership experience preferred.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please list any 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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