EXPERIENCE

Work experiences

  • Ministry of Information, Culture and Home Affairs, Yobe State –1999: Administrative Officer*NYSC
  • Yobe State Fire Service Board – 1999/2000: Administrative Officer * NYSC
  • College of Administrative and Business Studies Potiskum, Yobe State – Lecturer (2000-2007)
  • University of Uyo, Uyo – Lecturer (2008-till date)

Courses Taught

  • SOC 111 – Introduction to Sociology, 2010- to date
  • GST 123 – Citizenship and Peace Studies, 2013 to date
  • SOC 317 – Sociology of Urban Life, 2012-to date
  • SOC 325 – Formal Organizations, 2010- to date
  • SOC 411 – Sociological Theories, 2013-to date
  • SOC 417 – Industrial Sociology, 2013- to date
  • SOC 414 – Urbanization and Labour Migration I, 2013 to date
  • SOC 424 – Urbanization and Labour Migration II, 2013to date
  • SOC 419.3 – Personality & Motivation, 2011 to date
  • MGT 436: Organizational Behaviour, 2013 to date
  • SOC 523 – Society, Work & Industry, 2013 to date
  • SOC 641 – Work place and Organizational Theories, 2014 to date
  • SOC 602 – Social Organization, 2019 to date
  • SOC 646 – Management and Industrial Relations, 2013 to date
  • SOC 647 – Complex Organization, 2013 to date
  • SOC720 – Labour and the State, 2013 to date
  • SOC 747 – Conflict Management and Resolution, 2013 to date
  • MGT 813 – Organisational Behaviour, 2013 to date
  • MGT 843 – Industrial Relations, 2013 to date

Responsibility in the University

  • Coordinator, Diploma in Social Work and Community Development, 2008-2010
  • Examination Officer, Diploma in Social Work and Community Development, 2010-2013.
  • Coordinator, Postgraduate programmes, 2013 to date
  • Examination Officer, Postgraduate Programmes, 2013 to date
  • Examination Officer, Postgraduate Programmes (PGD, M.Sc & Ph.D), Directorate of Public Order & Information Management, 2017- to date
  • Part time Lecturer, Department of Business Management, University of Uyo, 2014 to date

Committee/Community Service within the University

  • Member, Examination Misconduct Panel (SCE, University of Uyo- 2012/13 session)
  • Secretary, Departmental Board: 2008-2011
  • Secretary, Postgraduate Seminar Committee 2009 to date
  • Secretary, Departmental Postgraduate Board: 2013 to date
  • Secretary, Departmental Supervisory Committee 2013 to date
  • Member, Examination Misconduct Panel (SCE, University of Uyo- 2014/15 session)
  • Member, Advisory Board, Clement Isong Center for Development Studies 2014 to date
  • Member, Uniuyo Consult Ltd Advisory Committee 2016- to date
  • Associate Editor, Uyo Journal of Sustainable Development 2016 to date
  • Secretary, Investigative Panel on Allegations of Abuse of Office and Gross Misconduct against the Acting Manager and a Driver of the Bakery and Supplies Division of Uniuyo Consult Ltd. (January, 2018).
  • Member, Panel to Investigate Examination Misconduct in the Department of Communication Arts involving seven students. University of Uyo July, 2012.
  • Member, Investigation Panel on Examination Misconduct in Department of Political Science and Public Administration. University of Uyo January, 12, 2015.
  • Examination Misconduct Panel (SCE, University of Uyo- 2nd Semester, 2017/18 session)

National/State/Community Service outside the University of Uyo

  • Potiskum Unit Secretary, Special Marshal, Federal Road Safety Commission: 2003-2007
  • Deputy Zonal Coordinator South–South, Nigerian Anthropological and Sociological Practitioners Association (NASA): 2012- to date
  • Treasurer, Nigerian Anthropological and Sociological Practitioners Association (NASA): 2014–2016
  • General Secretary, Nigerian Anthropological and Sociological Practitioners Association (NASA) 2016 to date
  • Ex-Officio Member, The Nigerian Journal of Sociology and Anthropology 2016 to date
  • External Examiner, Department of Sociology, Obong University, Obong-Ntak, Akwa Ibom State- 2019 to date.

Researches Undertaken/Participated in

  • World Health Organization’s Study – SWEEP Programme in Akwa Ibom State. * Coordinator, Urue Offong Oroko and Udung Uko Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State (2017)
  • United Nations (UN-Women) study on socio-cultural determinants of voting patterns in Nigeria with special reference to women participation and representation (2013) *State Supervisor
  • World Health Organization’s Field Survey, Ikot Abasi Local Government Area (2012/13) * Field Supervisor
  • Democratization at the grassroots in Nigeria from 1999-2010. A research study undertaken for Centre for Advancement of Social Science (CASS) Port Harcourt for INEC (2011). *Field Coordinator
  • Government Policies and Child Labour Eradication in Yobe State. * Ph.D Research Work (2010).


    • Consultancies

      • Social Safeguard Specialist, Akwa Ibom State Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project (AKS-RAAMP). A World Bank Project in Akwa Ibom State, 2019.
      • Lead Researcher/Consultant to Project Alert on Violence Against Women and OSIWA, Japan’s Project on “Gender-Based Violence and Women with Disabilities: A Study of Cross River and Akwa Ibom States” – 2019.
      • Consultant, African Children’s Aid Education and Development Foundation (ACADEF) and Dinnoe Dhjaelp of Denmark on Development of Strategic Plan for 2019-2024. <
      • Technical Assistant, World Bank’s Social Protection Practitioners and Academic Dialogue, Abuja, January, 2018.
      • Technical Assistant, Akwa Ibom State Community and Social Development Project (AKS-CSDP). A World Bank Project in Akwa Ibom State, 2017.