Sexual Violence Accountability Committee Community Member

Sexual Violence Accountability Committee Community Member

Type of Position: Volunteer, eligible for Co-Curricular Record

Length of Term: Open-ended, until graduation or resignation

The CSU’s mission is to serve students, defend their rights, and act as their highest representative body at Concordia. Two things are essential: that we are beholden to our membership, and that our funds are used responsibly.

Deadline to Apply: August 15th 2020 at 11:59pm.

Description of the Role: The Sexual Violence Accountability Committee’s duty is to review cases of sexual misconduct and assault in relation to CSU elected and appointed members. The Committee will meet whenever a complaint is filed against any CSU Representative and are responsible for investigating complaints and imposing sanctions on CSU Representatives if necessary.


Student at Large: Applicants must show interest in collaborating to come to a solution for the complaints at hand. Applicants must not be involved in any capacity within the CSU.

Member at Large: Applicants must have demonstrable experience in advocating issues in regards to sexual violence. Applicants must not be involved in any capacity within the CSU.

Equitable Appointing: The Concordia Student Union welcomes the contributions that individuals from traditionally marginalized communities, as outlined under the prohibited grounds for discrimination in the Quebec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms, bring to our organization. Marginalized communities include racialized people and visible minorities; Indigenous people; women; 2SLGBTQIA+ people; ethnic minorities; language minorities; and people with disabilities. Applicants shall feel free to self-identify in their cover letter or application if they are a member of a marginalized community. Candidates may also feel free to include the phrase “I would like to be considered for employment equity” to be considered for employment equity without disclosing which group they are a part of.

How to Apply: Please email your cover letter and CV to with “SVAC Committee Member – 2021” as the email subject line.

Learn More: For any questions, feel free to message for clarifications.

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