- Ph.D., East-West Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies
David is the founding Director of The Retreat at Pacifica, a depth psychologically-oriented retreat center on the campus of Pacifica Graduate Institute. David’s academic interests focus on the hermeneutic intersections of depth psychology and Religious Studies, particularly in the areas of psychoanalysis, Jungian psychology and comparative mysticism. David has published in the Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, Quadrant, Philosophy East and West, and the International Journal of Transpersonal Studies, among others. He currently teaches Methods and Contemporary Issues in Religious Studies and Dissertation Formulation.