- Ph.D., Mythology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
- M.A., Mythology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
Chris serves as Adjunct Faculty in the M.A. Counseling Program at Pacifica. From 2005 to 2018 he worked at the C. G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles where he also has been a frequent lecturer for the institute and The Analytical Psychology Club of Los Angeles. Lectures on such films as Boyhood, Birdman, and The Revenant reflect his ongoing interest in points of convergence between depth psychology, cinema, and culture. His reviews of these and other films have been published in Psychological Perspectives: A Quarterly Journal of Jungian Thought. Chris completed his doctoral dissertation at Pacifica, where he was a student in the Mythological Studies Program.