Student Government: Legislative Aide for Senator Maahum Shahab

Contact Information

Name: Lylah Schmedel



Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: No

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 2-3 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: May 31, 2021


Job Number: 0008-4121-2021

Last Date to Apply: April 1, 2021


To aid the student body and advocate on behald of our diverse communities through the tasks set forth by Maahum Shahab and her platform. She is looking for legislative aides looking to learn about the legislative process within ASUCD and to assist her Legislative Director with bill and resolution writing. 


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  • Assist in drafting legislation
  • Available to attend staff meetings 
  • Available to attend commission meetings
  • Assume day to day responsibilities for projects and tasks


  • Strong communication skills
  • Proficient writing skills
  • Organization and planning
  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to learn and interest in general ASUCD operations
  • Ability to advocate for different communities

Supplemental Questions

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