Open Positions

Here you can find all currently available positions in the Student Government. Positions are broken up by Branch and/or Cabinet. Once you find a position you would like to apply for, click the Apply Now link at the bottom of the page and fill out the form.

  • Student Advocacy Center Advocate | The Student Advocacy Center (SAC) provides free and confidential advising to students who need assistance navigating AU’s disciplinary process. Volunteer advocates hold scheduled office hours and meet with students who request these services. Advocates explain the disciplinary process to students, assist in preparing a defense or filing a complaint, and serve as a supportive guide until the matter is resolved. Advocates may also assist in advancing the organization’s education, outreach, and policy initiatives. Please see the application below for  more information:

    Spring 2015 Application SAC

    Elections Commissioner | The AUSG Elections Commissioner leads the AUSG Elections Commission, which is an independent administrative organization within Student Government that conducts elections. Responsibilities include conducting information sessions with potential candidates, checking candidates’ petitions, facilitating the campaign rules and regulations, working with Student Activities and the Office of Information Technology to ensure a flawless period of voting, and reporting to the Joint Committee on Elections Policy on how the elections were conducted.

    If you have further questions, please contact the Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Policy, Jamie MacRitchie at elections@ausg.org

    Joint Committee on Elections Policy (Member)| The Joint Committee on Elections Policy is charged with reviewing the policies that govern AUSG elections including, but not limited to, the AUSG Bylaws and AUSG Elections Policy Book. The Committee will meet irregularly throughout the academic year to conduct business as necessary. However, during either the Spring or Fall elections cycles, the Joint Committee will meet regularly to review the policy governing the current election and propose policy changes to address issues that arise during the campaign period. The committee is also charged with the primary certification of the elections.

    If you have further questions, please contact the Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Policy, Jamie MacRitchie at elections@ausg.org

    Elections Prosecutor | The Elections Prosecutor ensures the fair and equitable application of elections policies. The Elections Prosecutor processes complaints of elections violations, conducts mediations, and may present during hearings.

    If you have further questions, please contact the Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Policy, Jamie MacRitchie at elections@ausg.org

    Director of Athletics and Club Sports|The Director will provide support for AU’s athletic programs and work to foster a strong sense of spirit at sports events. The Director will aid the President in advocating for issues that affect student athletes such as availability of medical services and facility usage.

    Director of Disability Advocacy | The Director will coordinate advocacy initiatives promoting accessibility on campus. The Director will also aid the President in advocating for issues that affect students with disabilities on campus.

    Associate Director of Transfer, Commuter, and International Students| The Associate Director shall be responsible for assisting and reporting to the director on initiatives with Transfer, Commuter, and International Students. It shall also be the responsibility of the Associate Director to ensure that these students are well represented and given opportunities to be involved on campus.

    Associate Director of Student Health| The Associate Director will work closely with the Director on improving the quality of Student Health at AU. This will involve projects with the Health Center, the Wellness Center, and other University departments on campus.

    Associate Director of Community Engagement| The Associate Director will serve as a liaison between student government and various neighborhood bodies. The Associate Director will report to the Director on ways to best interface with the communities that surround AU.

    Deputy Director of Socially Responsible Investing| will work with student and university groups in support of the Fossil Fuel Divestment movement. The Deputy Director should be knowledgeable about divestment status with the University and long-term sustainable goals going forward.

    Deputy Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life|The Deputy Director will assist the Director on work with the Pan-Hellenic Council and the Inter-Fraternity Council to advance Greek initiatives.

    Arts Council | The Arts Council is SG’s official advisory body for the arts community. Members of the Art Council meet monthly to discuss different artistic and performing groups on campus and how we can better advocate for their needs

    Greek Advisory Board | The Greek Advisory Board is SG’s official advisory body for the FSL community. Members of the Greek Advisory Board will meet monthly to discuss different fraternities and sororities on campus and how we can better advocate for their needs.

    The AUSG Elections Commissioner leads the AUSG Elections Commission, which is an independent administrative organization within Student Government that conducts elections. Responsibilities include conducting information sessions with potential candidates, checking candidates’ petitions, facilitating the campaign rules and regulations, working with Student Activities and the Office of Information Technology to ensure a flawless period of voting, and reporting to the Joint Committee on Elections Policy on how the elections were conducted.

    If you have further questions, please contact the Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Policy, Jamie MacRitchie at elections@ausg.org

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  • KPU Outreach Coordinator| KPU’s Outreach Coordinator is tasked with developing co-sponsorships with on-campus organizations, coordinating the publicizing of events through on-campus organizations and departments, managing specific event attendance for AU alumni, faculty, and staff. This semester, the Outreach Coordinator will also assist the Director in measuring public opinion and perception of KPU

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  • Bike AU Director of Outreach| The Director of Outreach is responsible for orchestrating campus events and increasing student involvement. Outreach manages Bike AU social media. A background in communication is required and a general interest in biking is a plus.

    Bike AU Director of Events| The Director of Events is in charge of planning and execution of all the upcoming events for the program. This includes working with student leaders on campus and other organizations in the DC area to get the community involved. A background in communications is suggested, and strong organizational skills are necessary. An interest in bikes and biking is also suggested.

    Bike AU Director of Fleet Management and Facilities| The Director of Fleet Management and Facilities is responsible for the physical property for the program. The program has 9 bicycles, bike lockers, and multiple bicycle locks, along with other smaller physical assets. The Director of Fleet Management and Facilities will be required to check up on these on a weekly or bi-weekly basis, depending on availability. The Director Fleet Management and Facilities will also be in charge of purchasing of any future assets and managing part of the budget. At least a basic knowledge of bicycle maintenance is preferred, but not necessary.

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  • There are currently no open positions. Please check back later.

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  •  Note: Senatorial elections are held in the fall of the academic year. There are a number of vacancies and they will be posted as they become available. Please email speaker@ausg.org if you have any additional questions.

    Elections Commissioner | The AUSG Elections Commissioner leads the AUSG Elections Commission, which is an independent administrative organization within Student Government that conducts elections. Responsibilities include conducting information sessions with potential candidates, checking candidates’ petitions, facilitating the campaign rules and regulations, working with Student Activities and the Office of Information Technology to ensure a flawless period of voting, and reporting to the Joint Committee on Elections Policy on how the elections were conducted.

    If you have further questions, please contact the Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Policy, Jamie MacRitchie at elections@ausg.org

    Prosecutor | The Elections Prosecutor ensures the fair and equitable application of elections policies. The Elections Prosecutor processes complaints of elections violations, conducts mediations, and may present during hearings.

    Joint Committee on Elections Policy (Member)| Members of this Committee will create and review Student Government Elections Policies. The committee shall be comprised of three members appointed by the President, and two members appointed by the Speaker of the Undergraduate Senate. The term shall be one year beginning upon confirmation from the Undergraduate Senate, and will consist of a minimum of two election cycles.

     

     The Undergraduate Senate represents the student body.  The Senate considers bills and resolutions that advocate on behalf of students, affect Student Government policy, and provide oversight of the SG Executive and Judicial branches.  Each Senator is expected to hold office hours and attend all meetings of the Undergraduate Senate.

    Class Eligibility:
 0-29 credit hours: Senator for the Class of 2017
30-59 credit hours: Senator for the Class of 2016
60-89 credit hours: Senator for the Class of 2015
90 credit hours: Senator for the Class of 2014

    Senator Class of 2015| 3 seats available

    Senator Class of 2016| 2 seats available

    Senator Class of 2017| 3 seats available

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  • Associate Judicial Board Member | 3 positions available

    The Judicial Board serves as the final authority on the governing documents of the Student Government. Associate Members are expected to contribute to the writing and formulation of opinions, orders, injections, rectifying policies, and other documents. Other responsibilities may be assigned based on the personal interests of the Associate member. Prospective Associate Members should demonstrate an interest in the law, legal theory, and related reading, writing, and research.
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      Why are you interested in this position, and what do you know about it?

      What related experience would you bring to this position, and how will that benefit the SG?

      Identify any shortcomings you have seen in the past years in regards to the position. How will you work to correct those?

      What is your availability this year? What other commitments do you have during the year, and how will you make time for this position?

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