Dennis Culhane, PhD

Dennis P. Culhane, PhD

Dana and Andrew Stone Professor of Social Policy, School of Social Policy & Practice
Professor, Policy Research and Evaluation, Graduate School of Education

Dennis Culhane, PhD is the Dana and Andrew Stone Professor of Social Policy at the School of Social Policy and Practice at The University of Pennsylvania and the Director of Research for the National Center on Homelessness among Veterans at the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. From 2009 to 2018, Culhane directed the Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy (AISP) initiative, a MacArthur-funded project to promote the development and use of integrated data systems by state and local governments for policy analysis and systems reform. Dr. Culhane's primary area of research is homelessness and assisted housing policy. His research has contributed to efforts to address the housing and support needs of people experiencing housing emergencies and long-term homelessness.