Welcome to school of education and social science

The School of Education and Social Sciences (SoESS) comprises of two departments - The Department of Teacher Education and the Department of Social Sciences. The Ag. Dean, Dr. Susan Ouko, would like to see the school work towards the university’s mission by endeavoring to provide learners an opportunity to create, preserve and disseminate knowledge and skills for service to humanity. In each department you will find service that is characterized by integrity and accountability. 

The school is staffed with diverse personnel in terms of experience and expertise in both full time and part time capacities. The Department of Teacher Education offers Bed (Arts) and Bed (Early Childhood). The Bed (science) begins in the intake of 2021/2022 academic year. Currently the department of Teacher Education is headed by Ms. Abisaki Oloo.

Teaching learning activities include collaborations on development of teaching projects, research and interaction with the community. Mr. Augustine Tioko Logiron currently heads the department of social sciences, which offers courses in Development studies, Administration and Social work at Masters, Degree, Diploma and Certificate levels. In this area students are nurtured to  contribute to the development and well-being of individuals, groups as well as social organizations. The school also offers a variety of short courses in diverse areas. The SoESS welcome internships, partnership with other universities, and post-doctoral researchers.Welcome to The School of Education and Social Sciences  of Turkana University and to the cradle of mankind.