Student Government: International Undergraduate Student Committee Chairperson

Contact Information

Name: Yalda Saii



Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Approx. 4-6 hours per week depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: June 9, 2021


Job Number: 0008-4066-2021

Last Date to Apply: Feb. 18, 2021


IUSC brings together members of the UC Davis community, including both international and domestic students, and develops plans to voice the concerns of international students.  Specifically, the committee will act as a resource for international students. It will programmatically work with clubs and organizations that support international students, institutionalize necessary resources at UC Davis, make international students more aware of the resources ASUCD and the university have to offer, listen to the grievances of international students, advocate on their behalf to the administration, celebrate the diversity on campus, provide an information system that aids in answering their questions, and collaborate with the appropriate departments, including ASUCD, in ways to better provide for international students.


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

  • Hire IUSC members
  • Lead weekly committee meetings to oversee and execute projects dedicated to serving the international student community on campus
  •  Use feedback from ASUCD Senate, commissions, and committee discussions to create a new action plan of projects to take on
  • Maintain a working relationship with existing organizations, including but not limited to SISS
  • Regularly report to the Ethnic & Cultural Affairs Commission



  • Knowledge of issues pertaining to international students
  • Strong organizational, communication, and time management skills
  •  Passion for international student advocacy
  • Previous experience in ASUCD is not required; applicants of a variety of backgrounds are encouraged to apply

Supplemental Questions

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

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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