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Brendan C. Walsh

Sessional Academic, The University of Queensland

Dr Brendan C. Walsh is an Honorary Research Fellow at The University of Queensland, Brisbane. His research specialty is early modern Reformed English Protestant demonology, focusing on the themes of demonic possession, exorcism, spiritual healing, diabolic witchcraft, and ghostly visitations. He is the author of The English Exorcist: John Darrell and the Shaping of Early Modern English Protestant Demonology (Routledge, 2021).


  • 2023–present
    Honorary Research Fellow, The University of Queensland


  • 2018 
    The University of Queensland, PhD in History
  • 2014 
    The University of Queensland, BA (Honours in History)