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Prof. Mrs. Okoye Uzoma Odera.

Department: Social Work
Faculty: Social Sciences
Designation : Administrative Officer
Email: uzoma.okoye@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +2348060490361


West African School Certificate,                                                                               1984.

Bachelor Science (Sociology/Anthropology) Second Class Honours, Upper Division, Nov., 1989.

Master of Science, (Social Work/Community Development)                      Feb. 1996.

(Supervisor: Prof  D. S. Obikeze) Thesis title: “Retired Persons' Adjustment to

New Roles and Implications for Social Work: A Case Study of Pensioners in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State”.

Doctor of Philosophy (Social Gerontology) Feb. 2002. (Supervisor: Prof D. S. Obikeze) Perception of aging and knowledge of aging issues among the Nigerian youth: Implications for social policy.   

Certificate in Applied Gerontology (May, 2014) University of North Texas, Denton, United States of America. 

Area of Specialization
Membership of professional bodies
Research archive
Research Interest
Working Experience