Fall 2014 Chair Applications

We are looking for hard working, enthusiastic, and dedicated applicants to serve as Committee Chairs for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.

Committee Chairs play a huge role in the success of the SA Government each year. In these positions, you will lead a team of Senators and legislative aides and meet weekly with the SA Executive Branch in order to advance the goals of your Committee. Skills include: having strong management skills, being flexible, being approachable, being highly engaged.

Expected Weekly Time Commitment: ~15 hours

Standard 15+ Hours

DEADLINE: Tuesday, April 22nd at 11:59pm

This application is now closed. Please check back next semester to see how you can get involved with the SA.

The Elections Committee is responsible for ensuring a fair election for all students by enforcing regulatory guidelines and helping recruit top candidates.

Please note that the Elections Chair is not allowed to seek election to an SA or Class Council position. For this reason, we encourage the application of rising seniors or people who are confident they will not run in an election.

Feel free to keep your answers succinct.

Getting to know you

Your Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Class Year (required)

Your Vision

What has been your experience with SA Elections in the past?

If there was one thing you could change about the SA elections process, what would it be?

Detail any experience you have with management, teamwork, or working with administrators.

Why are you interested in this position?

Is there anything else you’d like us to know?

Please attach a copy of your resume or a link to your LinkedIn Profile:

LinkedIn Profile:

Often times, we have a lot of qualified candidates applying for the job. Would you be willing to serve as a Co-Chair or a Deputy Chair of this Committee?
 Yes, I would be interested No, I would not be interested

Finished?

This application is now closed. Please check back next semester to become a Legislative Aide on the committee.

The newly formed Academics Committee, advised by Dean Feldman, is tasked with improving the educational opportunities available to all University of Rochester students.

Feel free to keep your answers succinct.

Getting to know you

Your Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Class Year (required)

Your Vision

What is your favorite part of your academic experience at the University of Rochester? Please describe how the curriculum has affected your areas of interest.

This position involves frequent interaction with administration and faculty through emails, in person meetings, and committee involvement. Please comment on your experience working in a professional setting, or with people in higher ranked positions.

Given the nature of academic affairs, projects are often drawn out and may potentially take longer than the academic year to come to fruition. Please comment on your ability to manage projects while maintaining the bigger picture.

What do you think are the most significant academic challenges or issues that face University of Rochester students?

The River Campus Libraries are incredibly important fixtures in student's academic environment. Please comment on your experiences with the libraries, and offer any areas you see for suggestions or improvements.

Finished?

This application is now closed. Please check back next semester to become a Legislative Aide on the committee.

The Communications & Public Relations Committee is the voice of the SA Government, responsible for all digital and personal outreach with the student body.

Feel free to keep your answers succinct.

Getting to know you

Your Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Class Year (required)

Your Vision

What are you involved in on campus? If you have held positions in SA Government, what have they been?

What experience do you have in PR?

Why are you applying for Director of PR? What are your goals for the team?.

What do you like about what PR is currently doing and what would you change?

What experience do you have managing a group of people? If you don’t have experience, what actions would you take to manage a group of people?

Describe a situation in which you solved a problem.

Describe a situation where you have had several tasks to accomplish in a short amount of time

Attach a resume or linkedin


LinkedIn Profile:

Finished?

This application is now closed. Please check back next semester to become a Legislative Aide on the committee.

The Policy & Review Committee is the regulatory body of the SA Government and all SA recognized student organizations.

Feel free to keep your answers succinct.

Getting to know you

Your Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Class Year (required)

Your Vision

What has been your experience with the Policy & Review Committee, either internally as a member of SA Government or from the perspective of a student group on campus?

What is one thing you would change about the culture of student groups on campus?

Detail any experience you have with management, teamwork, or working with administrators.

Why are you interested in this position?

Is there anything else you’d like us to know?

Please attach a copy of your resume or a link to your LinkedIn Profile:

LinkedIn Profile:

Often times, we have a lot of qualified candidates applying for the job. Would you be willing to serve as a Co-Chair or a Deputy Chair of this Committee?
 Yes, I would be interested No, I would not be interested

Finished?

This application is now closed. Please check back next semester to become a Legislative Aide on the committee.

The Projects & Services Committee advocates for student-centered improvements within various University Departments and maintains ongoing SA initiatives.

Feel free to keep your answers succinct.

Getting to know you

Your Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Class Year (required)

Your Vision

One of the main jobs of the Projects & Services Committee is liaising with University departments like Dining and IT to advocate on behalf of student concerns. What is one change you’d like to see in any of these departments?

Detail any experience you have with management, teamwork, or working with administrators.

Why are you interested in this position?

Is there anything else you’d like us to know?

Please attach a copy of your resume or a link to your LinkedIn Profile:

LinkedIn Profile:

Often times, we have a lot of qualified candidates applying for the job. Would you be willing to serve as a Co-Chair or a Deputy Chair of this Committee?
 Yes, I would be interested No, I would not be interested

Finished?