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Daniel G. Butler
  • Title
    • PhD Student
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Humanities Building 1, TBD
  • Mail Stop Humanities Academic Services

Research Interests

Philosophies of Childhood; Comparative Psychoanalysis; Histories of Psy-ence and Medicine (Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychoanalysis); Black Critical Theory; Political Theology; Refugee Studies; Visual Culture; Psychopolitics. 

Biography, Education and Training

Prior to UC Santa Cruz, Daniel earned a BA in Liberal Arts (Concentration in Philosophy) from Sarah Lawrence College; an MA in Counseling Psychology from Santa Clara University; and two Certificates in Psychoanalytic Psychology from Access Institute for Psychological Services, a clinic and training institute in San Francisco. In addition to his doctoral studies, Daniel practices as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist in San Francisco.