Michael Pieracci, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences, Career Track
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Favorite Cities: San Francisco and Florence, Italy
PhD: Psychology, Saybrook University, San Francisco, CA. Dissertation: The Mythopoesis of Psychotherapy: Narrative, Mythic, and Literary Themes in Stories of Psychotherapy Clients
MA: Humanities (Literature Concentration). California State University, Dominguez Hills. Thesis: Oh, Precious Ode: A Readers-Response to the Poetry of Sharon Olds.
MA: Clinical Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, Orinda, CA
BA: Sociology, University of San Francisco
Areas of Interest
Classical Literature and Culture, Biblical History, Political Sociology, Narrative Psychology, Mythological Studies, Religion as a Sociological Phenomenon, Multi-disciplinary approaches within the Liberal Arts, Poetry (especially Dante’s Divine Comedy)
Contact Dr. Pieracci
Office: CIC 125L
Phone: 509 372 7392