Ms. S A Yuganthi Niranganee Subasinghe

S.A.Y.N. SubasingheLecturer (Probationary)

Bachelor of Arts in Demography (First Class Honors), 2013(University of Colombo).

Office: +94 112 586 111

Email: niranga4@gmail.com

Academic Qualifications

♦ Bachelor of Arts in Demography (First Class Honors), 2013(University of Colombo).

♦ Presently Reading for MPhil in Demography, Department of Demography, University of Colombo

Research Title – Menopausal women’s sexual and reproductive health knowledge, attitudes and health behavior: A study of selected urban settlement communities in Colombo district, Sri Lanka

Professional Qualifications

♦ Successfully completed MaTE 2015 (Making Teaching Effective) course conducted by Staff Development Centre, University of Colombo.

♦ Certificate of Proficiency in English (2014) at University of Colombo

♦ Diploma in International Relations (2013) atBandaranayke Centre for international studies (BCIS) – Colombo.

♦ Certificate Course in Human Resource Management (2012) at Institute of Personal Management (IPM) – Colombo.

♦ Certificate in SLIDA Computer Driving License (2012) conducted by Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration (SLIDA) – Colombo.

♦ Certificate Course in Spoken English (2012) conducted by Institute of Human Resource Advancement (IHRA) University of Colombo.

Teaching Areas

♦ Introduction to Demography

♦ Business Demography

♦ Migration Studies

♦ Human Resource Development

Research Interest

♦ Reproductive Health and related issues

International Publications

Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N. (2015), Differently abled population in Sri Lanka. United Nations Population Fund. (UNFPA), 20.4 Million: Sri Lanka’s Population at a glance (pp. 42-52). Colombo: UNFPA

Research conference attended

♦ Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N.(2015), Increasing female life expectancy and its consequences: Importance of understanding post-menopausal health issues, A paper presented at Research Conference, Department of Demography, University of Colombo.

♦ Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N. & E.L.S.J Perera (2016), Knowledge and attitudes towards menopause: Experience of post-menopausal women in Urban Settlement Communities Colombo, A paper presented at International Research Conference, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo.

♦ Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N.(2016), Women’s attitude towards menopause: evidence from the literature, A paper presented at Research Conference, Department of Demography, University of Colombo.

♦ Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N (2014), Developing reproductive health programmes to enhance reproductive health knowledge among persons with physical disabilities Research Symposium, Department of Demography, University of Colombo.

♦ Subasinghe, S.A.Y.N (2014), Reproductive health issues among the people with disabilities in Sri Lanka: a case study of Mahara Divisional Secretariat, GampahaDistrict, Research Symposium, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo.

Unpublished Thesis

♦ Reproductive Health issues among physically disabled population in Sri Lanka, 2013, Research carried out as a partial fulfillment of the requirement of Special degree in Demography, Department of Demography, and University of Colombo.