Student Government: Judicial Council Member

Contact Information

Name: JT Eden

Email: vicepresident@asucd.ucdavis.edu

Description

Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A

Term

Hours per Week: Varies between approximately 3-4 hrs/week depending on individual circumstances

Start Date: Aug. 12, 2022

End Date: Aug. 12, 2023

Logistics

Job Number: 0008-4987-2022

Last Date to Apply: Aug. 5, 2022

Purpose

The judicial branch of ASUCD is headed by the ASUCD Judicial Council. The Judicial Council serves as the adjudicative body of ASUCD. The ASUCD Constitution gives the Judicial Council the authority to issue binding rulings on disputes that arise under the Constitution and Bylaws, including the resolution of disputes arising under official actions of ASUCD Elected Officials, Appointed Officers, and all subordinate bodies of the ASUCD Senate. As a member, you will have the responsibility of reading the ASUCD Constitution and Bylaws while providing an argument for their interpretation in various circumstances.

Duties

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

  • Resolving all disputes that arise under ASUCD Constitution and Bylaws by issuing binding rulings
  • Resolving all disputes under official action of ASUCD elected officials, appointed officers, and all subordinate bodies of the ASUCD Senate
  • Reviewing weekly legislation enacted by the ASUCD Senate for adherence to ASUCD governing documents

 

Skills

  • Ability to make unbiased decisions
  • Familiarity with the ASUCD Constitution & Bylaws
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong ability to maintain impartiality and to adjudicate solely through reason
  • Strong time management skills & consistent reliability 
  • Devout commitment to serve the Davis community

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 previous experience as it pertains to the position.

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.