David Hulchanski

Professor - Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work
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David Hulchanski teaches graduate courses and supervises dissertation research on housing policy, neighbourhoods, social welfare, community development, and human rights in the Faculty of Social Work. He is cross-appointed with the UofT’s Program in Planning. His teaching and research focuses on housing policy and related urban social and economic issues, including neighbourhood change, inequality, discrimination in housing markets, social housing programs, and homelessness. His current research is focused on neighbourhood change, neighbourhood renewal, the housing needs of immigrants and refugees, affordable rental housing and neighborhood planning issues.

Research Areas

housing, neighbourhoods, community development, income
inequality, social and economic rights, discrimination, homelessness

Cities of Focus

 Mainly North America and Europe