Dr. David Tacey is Reader in literature and depth psychology at La Trobe University, Melbourne.
He is the author of eight books, including Jung and the New Age (2001), The Spirituality Revolution (2003) and How to Read Jung (2006).
He was born in Melbourne and raised in Alice Springs, central Australia. It was here that he was influenced by Aboriginal cultures and their religion and cosmology.
After completing a PhD degree at the University of Adelaide, David Tacey was a Harkness Fellow in the United States, where his studies were supervised by James Hillman.
He regularly gives lecture courses at the summer school of the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich.