Standing Faculty > Dennis P. Culhane, PhDProfessor
Dana and Andrew Stone Chair in Social Policy
3701 Locust Walk, Caster Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6214
215.746.3245 (phone); 215.573.2099 (fax)
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.
Dr. Culhane’s recent research includes studies of vulnerable youth and young adults, including those transitioning from foster care, juvenile justice, and residential treatment services.
Dr. Culhane is the Director of Research for the National Center on Homelessness among Veterans at the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.
Dr. Culhane co-directs the Intelligence for Social Policy initiative (ISP), a MacArthur-funded project to promote the development of integrated database systems by states and localities for policy analysis and systems reform.