Academic Staff

ACADEMIC STAFF

HEAD OF DEPARTMENTS

Dr. Upali M. Sedere

Rector of SIBA & Head – Department of Educational Science

BEd. (Hons) Ceylon; MA & PhD (Iowa) Fulbright Scholar and Education Sector Specialist

Asst. Prof. Sarath Chandrasekara

Academic Coordinator & Head – Department of Post Graduate Studies & Counseling Psychology BA, MA

Ven.Dr. Polgolle Kusaladhamma

Head – Department of Pali & Buddhist Studies

BA (Hons), Royal Pandith,PGDP in Education,MA,Mphil, PhD (SIBA/MCU)

Mr. R.M.D.B SURENDRA

Head – Department of Information Technology,Senior Lecturer in Information Technology

BSc(Hons)(Peradeniya), MSc (Peradeniya), LLB(OUSL)(R), SCJP

Ms. Nadeera Karunanayake

Head – Department of Management Studies

BAd (SJP) ,MHRM (Kelaniya),HND in English (SLIATE)

Mrs.Buddhi Ariyarathne

Head – Department of English & Modern Languages

BA Special English,MA (Reading)

Dr.Vaidyawathi Rajapaksha

Head – Department of Kandyan Dancing PhD

Department of Postgraduate Studies

Dr. Upali M. Sedere

Rector of SIBA & Head – Department of Educational Science

BEd. (Hons) Ceylon; MA & PhD (Iowa) Fulbright Scholar and Education Sector Specialist

Prof. Udaya Prashantha Meddegama

Deputy Rector of SIBA & Director of Post Graduate Studies of SIBA

BA (Special) in Sinhala Language, PhD in Comparative Literature and Modern Fiction

Prof. P. D. Premasiri

Emeritus Professor

BA in Pali, BA in Philosophy Cantab, PhD in Comparative Philosophy Hawaii

Prof. Ariyapala Perera

Adjunct Professor

BA (Hons) Vidyodaya University,MA. Benaras Hindu University,PhD. Benaras Hindu University

Prof. Daya Edirisinghe

Adjunct Professor

BA. (Hons),MA. in Philosophy Doctor of Literature (D.Litt), Honorary Degree in Philosophy and Aesthetics, Post Graduate Diploma in Psychological Counseling Institute of Health care Administration

Ms.D.K.M. Kaushalya Karunasagara

Coordinator / Lecturer

MPhil. in Buddhist Studies (Reading), MA in Buddhist Studies, BA (Special) in Buddhist Leadership, Diploma in Counseling Psychology, Diploma in English

Dr. Sumana Ratnayake

Visiting Lecturer

PhD in Buddhist Studies, BA. (Special) in Buddhist Studies, M.Lit University of Oxford, UK, BA. (Special) in Pali Studies(First Class)

Department of Pali & Buddhist Studies

Dr. Sumana Ratnayake

Emeritus Professor

BA in Pali, BA in Philosophy Cantab, PhD in Comparative Philosophy Hawaii

Mr. A.B. Mediwake

Lecturer

BA (Cey); MA (Cey); Dip ED

Ven. Parasangaswewa Sumanatissa

Coordinator / Lecturer

MA (Kelaniya) Mphil (Reading) (Peradeniya),BA Hons. (Peradeniya),Royal Pandith

Ven. Viharagala Pagngnaloka

Probationary Lecturer

MPhil. in BST (Reading),BA, Dip. in Counselling Psychology (SIBA), Dip. in Eng.

Ven. B Dhammarama

Instructor

BA in Buddhist Leadership

Ven. Tin

Instructor

MA in Buddhist Studies,MA in Economic and Social Geography,BA in Economic Geography, BA in Buddhist Studies

Prof.Silvi Senadheera

Visiting Professor

PhD (Colombo), MPhil (Ceylon), MA (Ceylon)

Mr. J. Bogoda

Visiting Lecturer

BA.Philosophy(Hons),M.A., PGDip. in BAC

Ms. D.S.M. Lakmali

Visiting Lecturer

BA in Buddhist Leadership, MA in Buddhist Studies, Dip in Buddhist Counseling Psychology

Department of Counseling Psychology

Ms.Subhashini Herath

Coordinator / Lecturer

MPhil in Clinical Psychology (COL), BA (Hons) in Psychology (PDN)

Ms.H Rathnayake

Lecturer

BA (Hons) in Psycholog

Ms. Kanchana Menikdiwela

Lecturer

MA(Mgr.) Special Education, BA (Special) Psychology

Ms. H.D Hapugasthenna

Instructor

MA in Buddhist Studies (Reading),BA (General)

Ms. Kumudinie Lekamge

Lecturer

MA in Education (Peradeniya),Post Graduate Diploma In Education (Peradeniya), Post Graduate Diploma In Counselling (Colombo), BA (Peradeniya), Associated Member of Professional Counsellors

Department of Information Technology

Asst. Prof.Hasanthie Yapa Dahanayake

Asst. Prof. – Department of Information Technology

BSc. Honours in Information Technology and Computer Science,MSc (Russia) in Information Technology and Computer Science

Dr.Tharanga Rathnayaka

Adjunct Proffesor

PhD. in IT,BSc Computing and Information system and Electronic

Mr. R.M.D.B SURENDRA

Head – Department of Information Technology,Senior Lecturer in Information Technology

BSc(Hons)(Peradeniya), MSc (Peradeniya), LLB(OUSL)(R), SCJP

Mr.N.M.M.B Nawarathna

Lecturer (Probationary)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Colombo)

Ms. Bhagya Thilakarathne

Lecturer in IT

Bachelor of Information Technology(Moratuwa), Mphil(Reading)-University of Peradeniya

Ms.Nethmi Hettiarachchi

Coordinator / Lecturer in IT

Masters in Cyber Security,Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Mr.I Rajapakshe

Lecturer (Probationary)

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Mr. Gayan Herath

Lecturer (Probationary)

BSc in IT, MSc in Data Science (Reading)

Ms. Nimali Kularatne

Lecturer (Probationary)

B.Sc.(Peradeniya), M.Sc. in Computer Science(Reading)

Mr.D.M.P.S Dissanayake

Visiting Lecturer

Bachelor of Computer Science (Colombo),Sun Certified Java Programmer

Mr.Manjula Nishantha

Visiting Lecturer

MCP,MCTS,MCSA,MCSE, Cisco Comptia A+

Mr H.M.H.T. Hikkkaduwa

Visiting Lecturer

Bachelor of Science in ICT (Rajarata)

Department of Management Studies

Dr. B.M.K. Perera

Adjunct Proffesor

PhD (Russia),MSc

Mr. D.C. Ratnayake

Lecturer

MBA (University of Moratuwa), BB Mgt (Kelaniya), Adv. Diploma in Management Accounting

Mr. H.M.H.L. Upuldeniya

Visiting Lecturer

LL.B (Colombo)

Dr. Aminda Perera

Visiting Lecturer

PhD (Wayamba), MBA

Mr. Asanka Bakmeewewa

Visiting Lecturer

BA. (SJP), MBA (Rajarata)

Department of English & Modern Languages

Mrs.Manel Abeygunawardana

Lecturer

MA in Linguistics,BA

Mrs.Ruwini Wickramarathne

Degree Coordinator

MA in Linguistics,BA General,

Mrs.Shivanthi Bambaradeniya

Diploma Coordinator

MA in Linguistics(Reading),BA. General, Higher Diploma in International Relations(BCIS),

Ms.D.M.T.C. Dissanayake

Lecturer

MPhil in Linguistics(Reading), MA in Linguistics, BA General, Diploma in International Relations

Ms. Anuthzara Wickramasinghe

Instructor

MA in Linguistics(Reading),BA Special Degree in English

International Relations(BCIS),

Ms. G.M.T.S Ranathunga

Instructor

MA in Linguistics(Reading),BA Special Degree in Chinese

Ms. S. Situbandara

Instructor

MA in Linguistics(Reading),BA General Degree

International Relations(BCIS),

Ms. S. Obeysekara

Instructor

BA General Degree

Ms.T Padeniye

Instructor

MA in Linguistics(Reading),BA General Degree

Relations(BCIS)

Department of Kandyan Dancing

Prof.Dhanapala Epitagedara

Adjunct Proffesor

MA

Mr.Gunasena Rajapaksha

Lecturer

MEd (Malaysia)

Dr.Asoka Dissanayake

Lecturer

PhD

Ms.Sunila Roopassara

Lecturer

MA

Mr.K.K.Piyananda Rupasinghe

Lecturer

MA

Mr.A.G.Shantha Thennakoon

Instructor

BEd

Mr.Tharaka Pathmila Ovitagedara

Lecturer

MBA (OUSL), BA (hons.) UK, BA (dip) UK, DICAP (dip) UK

Mr.P.C.B. Wijesooriya

Instructor

BFA

Mr.Nimesh Sumanarathne

Instructor

Dancing Diploma

Ms.R.M.Kumari Senavirathne

Instructor

BFA

Mr.K.K. Keerthirathne

Instructor

BA

Mr.Isuru Samarakkodi

Instructor

BFA

Mr.Sarath Wijesiri

Instructor

BFA

Ms.W.A.D.M. Sriyakanthi

Instructor

BFA

Mr.Imal Rangana

Instructor

BFA

Mr.Vipula Ranasinghe

Instructor

Dancing Training

Department of Educational Science

Mr.Jagath Polgaspitiya

Coordinator

BA, Dip Ed; MA

Dr. Sunethra Karunaratne

BSc (Hons); Dip Ed; MSc, PhD

Dr. Raja Giunawardene

BA, Dip Ed, MA; PhD