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.

    • Open Positions

      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.

      American University Committee on Socially Responsible Investing (Student Member)| The student member of this committee will engage in dialogues with University officials and administrators about the socially responsible investment of our University’s endowment. This position is time-intensive and experience working in some capacity with or on the divestment campaign or with other socially responsible investment movements on campus is recommended.

      Director of LGBTQ Advocacy| The Deputy Director will aid the President in advocating on issues and policies that affect AU’s LGBT community, as well as fostering a strong ally community on campus. The Director will also represent Student Government and the LGBTQ community on the Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Task Force.

      Director of Disability Support| The Director will aid the President in advocating on issues, policies and services that affect students with disabilities.  The Director will be working closely with the Academic Support Center and the Office of Disability Support.

      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.

      Chair of the Community Service Coalition| The Chair of the Community Service Coalition will be the primary point of contact for all community service and civic engagement opportunities. This will also involve working primarily with other members of the coalition and reporting to the President on different community-service related issues affecting students.

      Deputy Director of Academic Affairs| The Deputy Director will assist the Director in advocating to School Deans and the Faculty Senate to advance academic advocacy. The Director must be available Wednesday from 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM to attend Faculty Senate meetings.

      Deputy Director of LGBTQ Advocacy| The Deputy Director will aid the Director in advocating on issues and policies that affect AU’s LGBT community, as well as fostering a strong ally community 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 Students Rights| The Deputy Director will be responsible for working with the Director on advancing the Statement of Student Rights. This will involve working with the University administration and the President on advocacy for this important project. This position will also involve a large amount or research into Student Worker Rights and Academic Rights

      Deputy Director of Sustainability Policy| The Deputy Director will work closely with the Director and the President to make the SG and AU greener through policy proposals and initiatives.

      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.

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    • Open Positions

      Currently,  there are no open positions in this Cabinet. Check back for new postings

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      Deputy Director Bike Lending | The Deputy Bike Lending Director is in charge of assisting the Bike Lending Director in the day-to-day management of the AUSG Bike Lending Program, The Deputy Director aids the Director in creating a system to lend out the bikes to students, distributing locks and helmets, tracking the bikes, monitoring the bikes for a safety and billing the borrowers for damage to bikes or lost bikes.
      Commissioner of AUTO |  The AUTO Commissioner is responsible for the day-to-day management of the SG AUTO van shuttle service. Duties include scheduling vans for campus groups and clubs, overseeing the processing of billing, monitoring and maintaining van serviceability, and working with an administration advisor on any insurance related issue that might arise. Availability in the district over the summer is required. This is a paid position.
      Deputy Commissioner of AUTO | The Deputy AUTO Commissioner is responsible for aiding the AUTO Commissioner in the day-to-day management of the SG AUTO van shuttle service. Duties include scheduling vans for campus groups and clubs, overseeing the processing of billing, monitoring and maintaining van serviceability, and working with an administration advisor on any insurance related issue
      that might arise.

       

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    • Open Positions

      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.

      Executive Clerk of the Undergraduate Senate | The Executive Clerk of the Undergraduate Senate records all of the minutes of Senate meetings everySunday. The Clerk calls the roll at the start of every meeting, and also calls the roll for any roll call votes. The Clerk assists Senators in formatting legislation, and the Speaker in his/her administrative duties. This position is paid.

      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.

      Senator at Large|  3  Seat Available

      Senator for the Class of 2017 | 3  Seat Available

      Senator for the Class of 2016 | 3 Seats Available

      Senator for the Class of 2015|  3 Seats Available

       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

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      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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