Lori Pye


PhD, Pacifica Graduate Institute, Mythological Studies and Depth Psychology

Lori Pye’s background consists of nonprofit executive management and academic instruction.  As an environmentalist, Dr. Pye worked with international NGO’s to co-develop the Eastern Tropical Pacific Seascape Corridor with the Ministers of the Environment from Costa Rica, Colombia, Panama, and Ecuador. She has led international conferences on diverse issues as Nature and Human Nature, Changing Perspectives, The Mythology of Violence, and The Aesthetic Nature of Change.  Dr. Pye teaches Ecopsychology at the University of California in Santa Barbara (UCSB), Ecology Concepts and Applications for Ecopsychology at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado, Human Ecology and Sustainable Global Management at Antioch University and Myth, Literature & Religious Studies at Pacifica Graduate Institute. She is on the Editorial Board for Ecopsychology Journal. Dr. Pye is the Director for the Institute for Cultural Change at www.instituteforculturalchange.org .