Amy Fletcher, New Zealand


Amy is a political scientist and professional futurist currently based in New Zealand. Born in the United States, she earned her PhD in public policy and political science at The University of Georgia (1997) and worked as a legislative assistant on technology issues in the United States Congress before taking up an academic appointment at the University of Canterbury. She has published on science and technology policy, biotechnology and biomedical issues, and the social implications of technological disruption. She recently completed the postgraduate certificate in foresight at the University of Houston (2019) and is on the editorial board of the Politics and Life Sciences journal.