Dr. Maoz (Michael) Brown
Michael Brown is Head of Research at the Wharton Social Impact Initiative, where he manages research on impact investing and social enterprise. His responsibilities include planning studies on the business of social impact, data collection and analysis, synthesizing and disseminating findings, and advising students on impact assessment. Michael was previously a research assistant at Chapin Hall, a policy institute focused on improving the well-being of youth and families. He also consulted for the Community Programs Accelerator at the University of Chicago, where he completed a PhD in Sociology. In addition to his position at Wharton, Michael maintains an active consulting practice focused on research and evaluation for advisory firms, funders, and social enterprises.