Providing an excellent multifaceted education for people committed to transforming themselves, others, and the world
Adjunct Distinguished Professor
Philosophy, Cosmology, and Consciousness
Philosophy and Religion Department
School of Consciousness and Transformation
PhD, Brown University
MA, Cambridge University
Christopher Bache received his PhD (1978) in Philosophy and Religion from Brown University. He has been a professor of Religious Studies at Youngstown State University for almost 30 years. At YSU he teaches courses in Eastern religions, transpersonal psychology, consciousness research and Buddhism. He was awarded YSU's Distinguished Professor Award twice, once for teaching and once for research. From 2000-2002 he was Director of Transformative Learning at the Institute of Noetic Sciences located outside of San Francisco. He is the author of Lifecyles: Reincarnation and the Web of Life, and Dark Night, Early Dark: Steps to a Deep Ecology of Mind. He has also published numerous articles on consciousness studies, the psychology of mysticism, and near-death studies.