Professor Rod Dubrow-Marshall PhD is a psychologist and he is Programme Leader for the MSc Psychology of Coercive Control programme in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Salford where he is also a Visiting Fellow with the Criminal Justice Hub and Connected Lives, Diverse Realities Research Group. His doctoral research, in the W.H.O. Centre for Organisational Health and Development at the University of Nottingham, was on the cognitive processes involved in social category salience.
His research specialisms include social influence, identity and organisational healthiness. He is the author of the Totalistic Identity Theory and co-developer of the measurement tool the Extent of Group Identity Scale (with Paul Martin and Ron Burks). Professor Dubrow-Marshall has presented and co-presented numerous papers at professional conferences on undue influence and totalistic identity. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Cultic Studies Association and is co-Editor of the International Journal of Cultic Studies.