Cyril Selzner is currently teaching philosophy (classes préparatoires, lycée Gay-Lussac in Limoges) and British studies at the University of Limoges (France). Curriculum: agrégation in philosophy, PhD in philosophy from the University of Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), former student of the École normale supérieure (Paris) and of Princeton University.
Research interests: Early modern English protestant dissent, English puritanism and its offshoots, separatist thought, seventeenth-century Quakerism; Church of England ecclesiology and the making of English conservative thought ; conscience and casuistry ; religion and philosophy. His PhD thesis (defended in 2010 under the supervision of Laurent Jaffro) studied the transformations of the concept of conscience in English protestant thought during the Elizabethan and early Stuart period.
Affiliations: Société des Anglicistes de l’Enseignement Supérieur (SAES), SEAA 17°-18° (Société d'études anglo-américaines des dix-septième et dix-huitième siècles), member of the network Culture et religion dans les pays anglophones.