Rosemarie Anderson, Ph.D., is professor emerita of psychology at Sofia University, an author, poet, and Episcopal priest. In 2017 she received the Abraham Maslow Heritage Award from the Society of Humanistic Psychology of the American Psychological Association. Across the decades, she has been a professor of psychology at Wake Forest University, University of Maryland Asian and European Divisions, and Sofia University. Since retirement, she has focused on research consultation and writing books on her favorite topics.
Rosemarie is the author of Celtic Oracles (Random House, 1998), The Divine Feminine Tao Te Ching: A New Translation and Commentary (Inner Traditions, 2021), and Celtic Healing Oracle: 64 Cards and Guidebook (Destiny Books, 2023). She also co-authored Transpersonal Research Methods for the Social Sciences (SAGE, 1998) and Transforming Self and Others Through Research (SUNY Press, 2011) with the late William Braud and co-authored Five Ways of Doing Qualitative Analysis: Phenomenological Psychology, Grounded Theory, Discourse Analysis, Narrative Research, and Intuitive Inquiry with Frederick J. Wertz, Kathy Charmaz, Linda M. McMullen, Ruthellen Josselson, and Emalinda McSpladden (Guilford Press, 2011).
After living in different countries around the world, including South Korea, Japan, Germany, Italy, and Ireland, she now lives in southern Oregon surrounded by wilderness and wildlife.