Student Government: Gender and Sexuality Commission (GASC) Alternate

Contact Information

Name: Ashley Chan

Email: gasc@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. 2-4 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: June 9, 2022

Logistics

Job Number: 0008-4582-2021

Last Date to Apply: Nov. 30, 2021

Purpose

Participate in fulfilling the Gender and Sexuality Commission's (GASC) purpose and help actively promote awareness and advocacy on issues pertaining to gender and sexuality-- which includes, but is not limited to sexual assault, reproductive issues, queer, and trans rights.

Duties

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

  • Attend and participate in weekly meetings.
  • Make recommendations for proposed campus legislation, as that legislation pertains to issues regarding gender and sexuality.
  • Take initiative to improve gender equity on campus by introducing legislation, researching issues impacting the student body, and starting/serving on committees dedicated to solving gender/sexual injustice AND/OR representing such needs and issues off campus.
  • Participate in the planning and delivery of events that are related to the commission's mission.
  • Help create competency training, workshops, and other events regarding issues relating to gender and sexuality.

Skills

  • Commitment to UC Davis Principled of Community
  • Strong organizational, communication, and time management skills
  • Previous experience in ASUCD 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.