Student Government: Internal Affairs Commission Chair (Spring Quarter)

Contact Information

Name: Nathan Bentham

Phone: 707-536-8066



Payrate: $49/week

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: No

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 15-20 hrs/wk

Start Date: April 9, 2015

End Date: June 30, 2015


Job Number: 0008-0404-2015

Last Date to Apply: March 19, 2015


The Internal Affairs Commission Chair is responsible for investigating and recommending improvements in ASUCD's internal operations and structure, governing documents, and long-range plans. The Chair advises the ASUCD Senate on internal matters and is the primary official responsible for knowledge of the ASUCD Constitution and ASUCD Bylaws.


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  1. Chair weekly commission meetings on Mondays at 5 pm.
  2. Attend all regularly scheduled meetings of ASUCD Senate on Thursdays at 6:00 pm.
  3. Hold a minimum of 4 weekly office hours.
  4. Report to the ASUCD Senate on projects and opinions of the Commission.
  5. Attend meetings of the Internet and Networking Committee .
  6. Attend meetings of the Unit Relocation Space Allocation Committee .
  7. Attend meetings of the Committee on Committees .
  8. Provide advice to authors of legislation on the practicality and legality of potential revisions to ASUCD governing documents


  1. Extensive knowledge of ASUCD governing documents
  2. Extensive knowledge of ASUCD operations, structure, and history.
  3. Extensive knowledge of University policies relevant to ASUCD operations.
  4. Extensive knowledge of the operations of Internal Affairs Commission.
  5. Strong written and oral communication skills
  6. Knowledge of Robert's Rules of Order and parliamentary procedure.
  7. Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and delegate responsibilities.
  8. Ability to remain impartial

Supplemental Questions

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

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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