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Deven Carlson

Deven Carlson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Director of Graduate Programs in Public Administration

Associate Director for Education at the Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (IPPRA)

Presidential Research Professor

Deven Carlson.

Curriculum Vitae:

Fields: Political Methodology &
Public Policy
Office: 2300 Five Partners Place


  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.A., M.P.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • B.S., St. John's University

Dr. Carlson's research agenda explores the operations of public policies and analyzes their effects on political, social, and economic outcomes of interest. He is currently working on several projects, including: estimating the effects of school closures on academic outcomes, and analyzing the relationship between educational outcomes, including post-secondary enrollment and attainment, and public program participation.

Research Interests:

Education Policy, Housing Policy, Policy Analysis, and Policy & Program Evaluation