Standing Faculty > Dennis P. Culhane, PhD

Dana and Andrew Stone Chair in Social Policy

Dennis P. Culhane, PhD - Penn School of Social Policy & Practice3701 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.

Selected Works | Curriculum Vitae (pdf)