Clifford Mayes

Author of: 

Inside Education: Depth Psychology
in Teaching and Learning

The Archetypal Hero's Journey in Teaching and Learning: A Study in Jungian Pedagogy

Clifford Mayes is a professor of education at Brigham Young University in the Department of Educational Leadership and Foundations. He holds a doctorate from the University of Utah in The Cultural Foundations of Education and a doctorate from Southern California University for Professional Studies in Educational Psychology. Cliff grew up in a highly multicultural setting with a population comprised equally of Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, African Americans, and Caucasian Americans in the outskirts of Tucson, Arizona, in the 1950s and 1960s. He taught at universities in Panama and Japan throughout the 1980s. He is a recipient of the BYU Student Association Teacher-of-the-Year Award in Brigham Young University’s McKay School of Education. His research centers around the deep psychological and cultural dimensions of teaching and learning.