Executive Office: Associate Vice President of Communications (External)

Contact Information

Name: Emily Barneond

Email: vicepresident@asucd.ucdavis.edu


Payrate: Volunteer w/Bi-Weekly Stipend of $50.00 (pending budget approval - refer to budget for weeks paid)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Approximately 4-5 hours per week depending on individual circumstances. Hours beyond specified commitment are considered additional volunteer experience.

Start Date: Jan. 8, 2021

End Date: June 4, 2021


Job Number: 0035-4000-2020

Last Date to Apply: Jan. 4, 2021


The ASUCD Associate Vice President of Recruitment (informally titled Associate Vice President of Communications - External) assists the Vice President in the operation of external communications. The AVP of Recruitment is responsible for aiding the Internal Vice President in the engagement of community members outside of ASUCD. The AVP of Recruitment may occasionally serve as the Vice President’s delegate in meetings with UC Davis administrators.


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

  • In consultation with ASUCD Creative Media, oversees all ASUCD correspondence on the following social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram & Twitter for the IVP office
  • Drafts social media content on a regular basis and achieves weekly goals to increase engagement
  • Establishes relationships with social media managers of clubs and other campus organizations and works to promote their events
  • Occasionally serves as a delegate for the Vice President or President during formal meetings with campus administration
  • Prepares “weekly briefings” for the Vice President regarding the status of external operations after coordinating with the Associate Vice President of Communication-Internal


  • Strong familiarity with social media platforms & graphic design
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Consistent reliability & responsiveness
  • Passion to serve the Davis community

Supplemental Questions

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

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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