Department of Sociology



In collaboration with other academic discipline and n partnership with both public and private organizations in Nigeria, the vision of the Department of Sociology, Niger Delta University in the emergence of a self-reliant and viable Nigeria, sustained on the intellectual and research contributions of sociologists.


Our mission is the production of a crop of graduates equipped with appropriate knowledge to make their contributions to the development of Nigeria, Africa and the global community; having been exposed to a broad foundation of knowledge in the field of Social Sciencess in general; an din the various sub-fields of sociology in particular..

  • The Department of Sociology offers the following programmes;
  • i) B.Sc. in Sociology
  • ii) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Agricultural Economics Sociology
  • iii) Master of Science (MSc.) in Sociology (Industrial Sociology; Sociology of Development; Environmental Sociology; Rural Sociology; Sociology of Health and Illness; Criminology
  • iv) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)in Sociology (Industrial Sociology; Sociology of Development; Environmental Sociology; Rural Sociology; Sociology of Health and Illness; Criminology.
  • Race, Nationality, and Ethnicity.
  • Mass Media.
  • Sociology of Food.
  • Youth Cultures.
  • Sociology of Gender and Sexuality.
  • Social Movements
  • Cults, Clans, and Communities
  • Class Conflict and Inequalities

HOD Sociology – Dr. Lawrence Udisi

Academic Staff

S/N Names Rank
1 . Sibiri, Elliot Asain Reader view profile
2 . Ekpenyong, Nkereuwem Stephen Reader view profile
3 . Ingiabuna, Theophilus Erebagha Senior Lect view profile
4 . Dudafa, Undutimi Jonny Senior Lect view profile
5 . Udisi, Lawrence Senior Lect view profile
6 . Ekpenyong, Alfred Stephen Senior Lect view profile
7 . Jonah, Pius Seleke-Owei Lecturer I view profile
8 . Tonye-Scent, Grace Atije Lecturer I view profile
9 . Uzobo, Endurance Lecturer II view profile
10 . Titus, Toinpre Charlie Lecturer II view profile
11 . Major, Iteimowei Lecturer II view profile
12 . Otodo, Ifaenyichukwu Lecturer II view profile
13 . Omukoro, Dubamo Ass. Lect view profile
14 . Tobin, Violet Duanyon Ass. Lect view profile
15 . Omu, Ruth Ebikaboere Ass. Lect view profile
16 . Igirigi, Weni Kokinobo Ass. Lect view profile
17 . Imbazi, Woyengitari Grad. Ass. view profile
18 . Owelenze, Gospower Yeipeigha Grad. Ass. view profile
19 . Anthony, Eden Robinson Grad. Ass. view profile

Lecturer Statistics

Professor 0
Associate Professor 2
Senior Lecturer 4
Lecturer I 2
Lecturer II 4
Assistant Lecturer 4
Graduate Assistant 3
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study sociology

NDU Sociology Programme

Duration: 4 years

Class Attendance: 70%

Semesters: 8

Male Lecturers: 25

Female Students: 685

Male Students: 950

Female Lecturers: 14