Nathan Fletcher

Nathan Fletcher
  • Department of Political Science
    UC San Diego MC 0521
    La Jolla , California 92093-0521

Nathan Fletcher serves as the first professor of practice at UC San Diego, where he teaches political science. Fletcher is a former State Assemblymember who represented California's 75th District. During his time in office, Fletcher authored more than 30 pieces of legislation that were signed into law, including bills relating to veterans, job creation, water infrastructure, pension reform, modernization of state government, health care and public safety.

Fletcher contributes to the academic program at UC San Diego by providing students with a deeper understanding of the practical application of political science, helping to promote the integration of academic scholarship with practical experience.

  • Human rights
  • Healthcare and mental health issues
  • Homelessness
  • Veterans
  • Job creation
  • Democracy building

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