Applying for Policy Research Analyst within President office

About the Associated Students of UCSD (ASUCSD)

The Associated Students of the University of California, San Diego are the elected and appointed representatives of the UC San Diego student body. The ASUCSD works to promote student engagement through its services and leadership opportunities. The ASUCSD seeks to foster a cohesive community through active interaction and communication with students, the administration, and the greater San Diego Community. Our mission is to facilitate and encourage students to grow and develop through their involvement in student government, its services and auxiliaries. We promote student engagement in all areas of campus life through leadership, advocacy, and service in order to build and strengthen our community.

About the President: Policy Research Analyst

The Office of the President aims to collaboratively and strategically move UC San Diego forward in the best interests of students into a student-centered institution. Seeks to create a community within UC San Diego where students are empowered to take initiative and are determined to work for their communities. Following through with the commitments made to UCSD students is a priority of this office. Will be tackling issues of basic needs, address university investments, student life, well-being, access & retention, transparency, campus planning, sustainability, and holistic safety among many other concerns.

Goals and Projects for 2017-18
Description of Position
  • Shall gather policies and project information related to UC systemwide and campus-wide initiatives
  • Shall stay up to date with statewide and local affairs legislation

  • Assist the AS President in policy research and potential implementation

  • Shall work with various offices in the Associated Students related to policy research

  • Work with the AS President to develop new initiatives to improve the student experience

  • Research innovative programs at other institutions and analyze how they can be adapted and implemented at UCSD

  • Participate in bimonthly staff development meetings

  • Participate in bimonthly one-on-one meetings with the Chief of Staff