ABASIEKONG, Prof Edet Moses

Born Saturday, October 10, 1942

Ediene, Ikot Obio Imo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State




B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D

Gender: Male
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Father's Name
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Number of Male Children 3
Profession Sociologist , Educationist
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Appointed graduate assistant, Pennsylvania State University, 1969-72;
Lecturer and research fellow, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1972- 73;
Lecturer II, University of Calabar, 1982- 84;
Professor, University of Calabar, 1984- 92;
Chairman, Governing Council, School of Arts and Science, Uyo, 1983-87;
Head, Department of Sociology, 1986- 89;
Head, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Uyo, 1990-91, 1992-94;
Head, Department of Remedial Studies, 1994-94;
Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Uyo, since 1996;
Research Associate. Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan.
Consultant, UNICEF;
Consultant, external examiner, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria;
External examiner, Obafemi Awolowo University;

Head, Research Associate, Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan;
Chairman, Governing Council, School of Arts and Science, Uyo, 1983-87;
National Advisory Committee for Social Development, Consultative Committee on Primary Health Care based on the Bamako Initiative;
Rural Sociological Society;
Man and Development Society;
African Development Research Association;
International Review of Modern Sociology Society;
West African Association of Agricultural Economists.

St. Luke's Lutheran Primary School, Ibiaku Itam, 1948-54; Lutheran Provincial Teachers' College, Nung Udoe, Uyo, Akwa Ibom,1955; AME Zion Teachers' Training College, Ndon Ebom, Uyo, Akwa Ibom,1958- 59; Government Teachers' Training College,1962-63; University of Oregon, Eugene USA, 1966-68

Member, American National Sociology Honour Society (Alpha Kappa Delta)

American National Sociology Honour Society (Alpha Kappa Delta).

Integrated Rural Development in the Third World, (New York, Exposition Press, 1982);
Mass Participation: An Essential Element for Rural Development Programmes in DevelopingCountries, (Uyo, Scholars Press, 1982);

Table tennis, Reading, Football

QD 11, University Staff Village, Calabar, Cross River State.

085- 202520; 087-225297.
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