Philosophy and Religion

Dr. Jenny Yates, Instructor

Jenny Yates

Office: Bear Hall 201A


  • Diploma in Analytical Psychology, Jung Institute, Zurich
  • Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Humanities (Religion and Philosophy) - Syracuse University
  • M.A. Religion, Yale Divinity School - Yale University
  • B.A. Religion - Furman University

Areas of Expertise

  • Psychology of Religion


  • "A Dream Hokhmah, Shekinah, Sophia." In Cambridge 2001: Proceedings of the 15th International Congress for Analytical Psychology, edited by Mary Ann Mattoon. Einsiedeln: Daimon-Verlag, 2003
  • Jung on Death and Immortality, edited by Jenny Yates. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999.
  • The Near-Death Experience, Edited by Jenny Yates and Lee Bailey. New York: Routledge Press, 1996.
  • Psyche and the Split-Brain. Lanham: University Press of America, 1994.

Courses Taught

  • PAR 103: Introduction to Religion