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Judicial Council

Title: Judicial Council Student Member
Department:
Staff Advisor:
Work Period: Fall 2016-Spring 2017

Number of Positions Available: 2

Position Summary: The Judicial Council serves as the appeals body for all primary-hearing entities (except the sexual misconduct hearing board), according to procedures set forth in its Constitution. Undergraduate sophomore, junior, and senior students are eligible for membership on the Council. The term of service ranges from one to three years.

Mandatory Time Commitments:
Be available for all Judicial Council hearings; hearings happen on an average of once a month.

Responsibilities:
Actively participate in all Judicial Council deliberations.

Qualifications:
Ability to abide by the time commitments.
Current undergraduate student at Wake Forest University.
Evidence of good character, good judgment, and commitment to ethical behavior.
Hold a 2.7 cumulative GPA or above.
No Honor Code violations.
Willingness to disclose any conduct offenses.
All applicants must be in good standing with the university.

Skills Recommended:
Ability to remain objective
An interest in working with students in a learning environment
Communication skills
Critical thinking skills
Empathetic mindset
Interpersonal skills
Listening skills
Possess the capacity to educate others on university policies