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Esther Counsell


I am an External Research Scholar at Trinity College, Cambridge. I completed the MPhil in Early Modern History between 2015-16, with distinction. My PhD dissertation, due for completion in the 2019-2020 academic year, is entitled 'English Erastianism, 1570-1642'. 

I completed my undergraduate Arts degree (with Honours in History, First Class) at the University of Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests

Early modern politics & religion; English puritans; civil religion; church-state relations. 

Research Supervision

Prof. Mark Goldie


  • Early Modern History