Jeffrey T Kiehl

Jeffrey T Kiehl


  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences, SUNY Albany
  • M.S., Theoretical Physics, Indiana University
  • M.A., Psychology, Regis University

Jeffrey is a Jungian analyst living in Santa Cruz, California. He is also an adjunct faculty member of UC Santa Cruz in the Department of Environmental Studies and the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences. Jeffrey holds a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences (SUNY Albany), an MS in Theoretical Physics (Indiana University) and an MA in Psychology (Regis University). He received his Jungian diploma from the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts (IRSJA). He is a founding member and senior training analyst for the CG Jung Institute of Colorado and a member of the IRSJA. He is also a member of the International Association for Analytical Psychology (IAAP). He has served on a number of panels and committees for the National Research Council. His main interests are in the areas of ecopsychology, the relations between psyche and matter, and the role of archetypes in cultural transformation. He is the author of the book Facing Climate Change: An Integrated Path to the Future (Columbia University Press), which provides a Jungian perspective on climate change.


Kiehl, Jeffrey T, 2012: A Jungian Perspective on Global Warming, Ecopsychology, 4(3), 187-192,

Kiehl, Jeffrey, 2016: The Evolution of Archetypal Forms in Western Civilization, Psychological Perspectives, 59:2, 202-218,