Carl Alfred Meier (19 April 1905 – 1995) was a Swiss psychiatrist, Jungian psychologist, scholar, and first president of the C. G. Jung Institute in Zürich. As a successor to Carl Jung, he held the Chair of Honorary Professor of Psychology at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in 1949. Later, co-founded the Clinic and Research Center for Jungian Psychology in Zürichberg.
Professor Meier was born in Schaffhausen, Switzerland in 1905. He enrolled at the University of Zürich in 1924. In the winter semester of 1927, Meier traveled to Paris to study at the Medical Faculty of the University of Paris. Later, in 1928, he traveled to Vienna to study at the Steinhof (the Psychiatric Clinic of the University of Vienna), and to attend the lectures of Julius Wagner-Jauregg.
A colleague at Steinhof invited him to attend a series of Wednesday seminars delivered by Sigmund Freud. In 1931, he began his study of psychiatry under H.W. Maier at Burghölzli.
Writings of C.A. Meier:
A Testament to the Wilderness, C.A. Meier, ISBN 3856305025
Consciousness (Psychology of C.G. Jung, Vol 3), C.A. Meier, ISBN 0938434128
Healing Dream and Ritual: Ancient Incubation and Modern Psychotherapy, C. A .Meier, ISBN 3856306293
Jung and analytical psychology, C.A. Meier, ASIN B0007DOKTM
Jung and Analytical Psychology, C.A. Meier, ISBN 1425483615
Personality and Typology (Psychology of C.G. Jung, Vol 4), C.A. Meier, ISBN 0938434713
Personality: The Individuation Process in Light of C.G. Jung’s Typology, C.A. Meier, David N. Roscoe (Translator), ISBN 3856305491
Soul and Body: Essays on the Theories of C.G. Jung, C.A. Meier, ISBN 0932499007
The Meaning and Significance of Dreams (Psychology of C.G.Jung, Vol 2), C.A. Meier, ISBN 093843411X
The Unconscious in Its Empirical Manifestations, C.A. Meier, Eugene Rolfe (Translator), ISBN 0938434683
The Unconscious in Its Empirical Manifestations (Psychology of C.G. Jung, Vol 1), C.A. Meier, ISBN 0938434101
Traum und Symbol, C.A. Meier, ASIN B0007DSWQE