William Clay Fannin

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - Public Administration and International Affairs)

Clay Fannin

Contact Information

(315) 443-3114

Undergraduate Education

University of Kentucky - Economics 

Graduate Education

University of Kentucky - Public Policy 

Research Interests

  • Social Welfare Programs
  • Poverty Policy


Clay is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Public Administration and International Affairs. Prior to matriculating to Syracuse University, he was employed as a Policy Analyst at The Council of State Governments where he worked on a variety of topics, ranging from occupational licensing to social policy. Clay's research interests include social welfare programs and poverty policy. He is working with Professor Colleen Heflin.