Executive Office: Senior Deputy Chief of Staff

Contact Information

Name: Sasha Lyons

Email: chiefofstaff@asucd.ucdavis.edu


Payrate: $14.00/hr (pending budget approval - refer to budget for weeks paid)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 5-6 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances. Any hours beyond specified commitment will be considered additional volunteer experience.

Start Date: Oct. 25, 2021

End Date: June 11, 2022


Job Number: 0035-4523-2021

Last Date to Apply: Oct. 17, 2021


Serve as the primary staffer, advisor, and assistant to ASUCD Chief of Staff and other Executive Officers, including the ASUCD President and ASUCD Vice President.


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Represents the ASUCD Executive Office through several capacities, including but not limited to:

  • Leading project teams or task forces and preparing briefings for the ASUCD President, Internal Vice President, and Chief of Staff on the progress of the team

  • Attend executive team meetings and staff meetings

  • Collaborate on advocacy projects with the ASUCD President, Internal Vice President, and Chief of Staff

  • Meet with student organizations and campus administration to assess the needs of the student body

  • Help improve or reform ASUCD policies and practices via legislation

  • Assist in the overall development and running of the ASUCD Executive Office through administrative and managerial tasks


  • High attention to detail and strong organizational skills

  • Leadership experience

  • Prior experience with ASUCD and knowledge of ASUCD

  • Willingness to learn and strong work ethic

  • Ability to work with others in a collaborative environment

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Individuals of all majors, backgrounds, and interests are encouraged to apply

Supplemental Questions

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

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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