To be a department of high repute with regard to research, application and transmission of knowledge in social sciences to promote social development.
The Department of Sociology and Social Work is proud to announce a major development for Social Work in Kenya following the publication of the first ever Social Work book in Kenya. The book "The Role of Social Work in Poverty Reduction and Realization of MDGs in Kenya' is the outcome of a study on the promotion of proffessional social work towards social development and poverty reduction in East Africa. It addresses the extent to which Social Work curricula in Kenya prepares graduates to handle issues of poverty and social development
The book is authored by Dr. Gidraph Wairire, Dr. Agnes Zani, Dr. Mumbi Machera and Dr. Pius Mutie.