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Dr. Augustine Inyang Bassey




Lecturer II


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About Dr. Augustine Inyang Bassey

Dr. Augustine Inyang Bassey joined the University of Calabar on the 21st of February, 2019 as a lecturer ll in the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Science, University of Calabar. He had his elementary education in his home town (Usumutong, Abi LGA) and Obudu LGA both in Cross River State. He obtained his B.Sc Hons. in Political Science Education at the University of Calabar, Masters in Gender Studies (Sociology) and PhD in Sociology at the University of Venda, Thohoyandou, Limpopo Province, South Africa. Dr. A. I. Bassey since being employed at the University of Calabar has been passionate in carrying out his lecturing duties and collaborating with colleagues on research outputs. While studying in the Republic of South Africa, he was also engaged as a lecturer with the Department of Sociology from 2013 to 2018. He has received several research awards and has publish a good number of academic journals with reputable publishers. His drive is to become a professor in development sociology.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCSt.Charles Primary School,Obudu,Cross River State19901993
SSCECommunity Secondary School,Usumutong, Abi LGA19961999
B.Sc (Hons.) Ed.Political ScienceUniversity of Calabar,Calabar20032006
MA Gender Studies(Sociology)University of Venda,Thohoyandou, Limpopo Province, South Africa20102013
P.hD SociologyUniversity of Venda,Thohoyandou,Limpopo Province, South Africa20142018

S/N Publication
Bassey, A. I., Makatu, M., Zikhali, S. P. T. & Mokgale, M. (2018). The Role of Socio-cultural Factors and Parenting Practices on the Prevalence of Teenage Pregnancy in Vhembe District, Limpopo Province. J sociology and Soc Anth, 9(3), 69-79.
Bassey, A. I., Makatu, M., Zikhali, S. P. T. & Mokgale, M. (2018). The Impact of Contemporary Parenting Approach on the Prevalence of Teenage Pregnancy in Vhembe District, Limpopo Province. J Hum Ecol, 61(1-3), 44-56.
Bassey, A. I., Thobejane, T. D., Atu, E., Zikhali, S. P. T. & Makatu, M. (2015). Gender Dynamics and Influence of Patriarchal System in Small-scale Community Fisheries Management of Nandoni Dam. J Hum Ecol, 50(1), 65-71.
Bassey, A.I., Thobejane, T.D. & Atu, E. (2012). Gender Mainstreaming as a Strategy for Poverty Alleviation in Small-scale Community Fisheries: A Aase Study of Nandoni Dam, Limpopo Province, South Africa. J Sustainable Development, 4(11), 127-142.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Regional conference of the Southern African Folklore Society (SAFOS). Theme: Rethinking Folklore in the 21 century. University of Venda, 28-30 September 2011.Gender issues in community fisheries: The case of Nandoni dam, Limpopo Province. 2011-09-282011-09-30
International conference on Sustainable Development, Montclair State University, New Jersey, USA, July 31-August 02, 2012.Gender mainstreaming as a strategy for poverty reduction in small-scale community fisheries: A case study of Nandoni dam, Limpopo Province.2012-07-312012-08-02
International conference on sustainable development, Parman, Jakarta 11470, Indonesia Dec. 01 - 03, 2015.Policy assessment on casualization of labour in Niger Mills Company, Calabar.2015-12-012015-12-03
International Conference on Arts, Education and Social Sciences (ICAES), Orlando, USA 11-12 October 2016.The impacts of communal child rearing on the prevalence of teenage pregnancy in Vhembe District, Limpopo Province.2016-10-112016-10-12