Student Government: External Affairs Commission Chair

Contact Information

Name: Jenna Wooster



Payrate: $49/week*

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: no

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 10-15 hrs/week

Start Date: July 1, 2013

End Date: June 30, 2014


Job Number: 0008-0513-2013

Last Date to Apply: May 22, 2013


To lead the External Affairs Commission and report to the ASUCD Senate on matters external to the association and the University of California, Davis. The External Affairs Commission is responsible for establishing rapport and developing relationships with all off-campus public bodies that interact with the students of UC Davis.  EAC also investigates and makes recommendations on programs, policies, and legislation to the ASUCD Senate regarding external issues.  


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

-Lead weekly EAC Meetings
-Attend weekly ASUCD Senate Meetings
-Advise the Senate on the consensus of EAC on issues and legislation pertaining to External  Affairs
-Hold four public office hours per week
-Inform and discuss ASUCD Senate legislation, projects, and commission responsibilities with EAC commissioners
-Edit EAC Facebook and other forums of publicity,  Post hirings for EAC commissioners and certain committees of ASUCD
-Coordinate staff development and quarterly commission volunteer projects
-Oversee use of EAC annual budget
-Plan and oversee events such as Davis Neighbors’ Night Out, Davis Volunteer and Service Fair, and Music on the Green  


-Enthusiasm for leadership ASUCD, and the community of Davis
-Strong knowledge of and capabilities in outreach, both written and verbal
-Knowledge of ASUCD protocol and bylaws and EAC's purpose and projects  

*Pending approval of the ASUCD 2013-2014 Budget

Supplemental Questions

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

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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