Head of the Department
PhD University of Colombo Sri Lanka
M.A. (International Relations), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Post Graduate Diploma, University of Uppsala, Sweden
B.A.(History), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Teaching Areas – Western & Eastern European History and African and American History
Research Interests – History of Wars, Security Studies, Intra-State Conflicts, Peace Process, and Peace Building
Ph.D. (2007) Leiden University, The Netherlands
Advanced Master (AMP) (2002) Leiden University, The Netherlands
M.Phil (2000) University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
BA (Hons.) (1991), University of Colombo
Certificate on American Civilization and Culture (May-June 1998), American Studies Research Centre, Hyderabad, India
Diploma in Conflict resolution (April-June 1994) Uppsala University, Sweden
(Senior Lecturer Gr. II)
(2003) Ph.D. in Women’s Studies, University of York, York, UK.
(2001) M.Phil. in History, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
(1992) B. A. in History (First class honours), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
(1987) (Fall: semester) ILSE student exchange programme, Carleton College, Northfield, Mnn, USA.
(Senior Lecture Gr.II)
B.A. (History Hons.) – University of Colombo – Sri Lanka 1999
M.A. (International Relations) – University of Uppsala,Sweden 2003
PhD History – University of Kelaniya
Attorney at Law
BA (Honours) University of Colombo, 2005
MSSc (History) University of Kelaniya, 2010
Project Coordinator – History and Community Project