Executive Office: Press Secretary

Contact Information

Name: Akhila Kandaswamy

Phone: 503-915-3738

Email: vicepresident@asucd.ucdavis.edu


Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Hours may vary between approx. 5-6 hours per week depending on individual circumstances. Hours beyond specified commitment are considered additional volunteer experience.

Start Date: April 10, 2020

End Date: June 10, 2020


Job Number: 0035-3709-2020

Last Date to Apply: April 5, 2020


To serve as the main point of contact for all Execute Office press related matters.


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

The press secretary will write the monthly Executive Office newsletter, and serve as the primary liaison between the Execute Office and campus, local, and national press.



Applicanats should have strong writing and speaking skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. 

Supplemental Questions

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

    Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

All student assistant positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedures for Staff Member (PPSM). See PPSM Policy & Procedures 3, Exhibit A and Exhibit B. Volunteer positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedure Manual 380 – Section 08, Volunteer Services. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.