Executive Office: COVID-19 Student Health and Basic Needs Task Force: On-Campus Student Advocate

Contact Information

Name: Kyle Krueger

Email: president@asucd.ucdavis.edu

Description

Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A

Term

Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 3-5 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: March 31, 2021

End Date: June 10, 2021

Logistics

Job Number: 0035-4133-2021

Last Date to Apply: March 24, 2021

Purpose

Work on a student-led team as an advocate for UC Davis students living on campus during COVID, and complete special advocacy and educational projects to advocate for and protect the health and wellness of UC Davis students.

Duties

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  • Meet with the task force on a weekly basis; propose any relevant project ideas to the task force.

  • Bring creative ideas and a willingness to work on cohesion between basic needs and health services on campus in light of COVID-19.

  • Tasks may include but are not limited to: researching COVID for the task force, surveying students to understand needs during the pandemic, event planning and management, graphic design. 

 

Skills

 

  • First-year status not required, but must be able to represent the perspective and experiences of current first-years living on-campus.

  • Must live on the UC Davis campus and plan to remain for the remainder of the academic year

  • Ability to think critically about how best to provide students with information and resources during a pandemic.

  • Strong passion for advocacy and work ethic.

  • Consistent communication with task force leaders about your availability and schedule.

  • Comfort with virtual communication, ie with campus staff and campus leaders 

  • A drive to help fellow students living on the UC Davis campus

  • Previous experience in ASUCD or advocacy is not required; applicants of a variety of backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous experience as it pertains to the position.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. 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.