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B.A.(Kel'ya), M.S.Sc.(Kel'ya), ph.D.(Wuhan) -   Lecturer

 

 

Senior Lecturer, Grade - 1

Sri Lankan Society and Culture, Social Research Method, Sociological Theory

Senior Lecturer, Grade I (Sociology), Department of Sociology, University of

Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.

  • Coordinator for Master of Arts/ Master of Social Sciences(MA/MSSC) Degree Program in Sociology, Department of Sociology Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya.

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Contribution as a Rapporteur Session on ‘Social Problem and Social safeguards’, 2nd International Conference on Social Sciences- Sri Lanka 2013 (ICSS), Conducted by Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka- (22nd ,and 23rd November 2013). 

  • Certificate in Staff Development Course for Probationary Lecturers, Staff Development Unit, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, (May 2003 to February 2004).

 

  • Certificate in Academic Staff Training Workshop, Faculty of Social Sciences, university of Kelaniya Sri Lanka, (2nd to 25th September 2004).

 

  • Certificate in Workshop on Research Methodology, Research Centre for Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences University of Kelaniya, (4 5 November 2004)

  • Certificate in Workshop on Population, Communication, Leadership, Project Planning, Re-productive Health, STD & AIDS, The Family Planning Association, Sri Lanka, (9th to 11th May 1997).

Research publications in refereed journals (full paper published):

  • Ubesekara D.M. and Luo, J. (2008), Marriage and Family Life Satisfaction: A literature Review, Sabaragamuwa University Journal, 8 (1), 1-17.

 

  • Ubesekara, D.M. (2009), Family and Marriage: A Theoretical Perspective, Journal of Social Sciences-Sri Lanka: A Quarterly Review, 1 (1), 59-70.

 

  • Ubesekara Dissanayake. (2009-2010), Traditional Water Regulations and The Agricultural Organization of Nuwarakalaviya, Sambasha, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Piriven Division- Ministry of Education, Vol.17, 473-483. (Sinhala Medium)

Published in abstract form:

 

  • Ubesekara, D. M. and Geethani Amaratunga. (2009), Marriage Patterns and family Life Satisfaction: Empirical Evidence from Sri Lankan Context, 3rd Research Conference, The Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, March 27th -28th, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Dissemination of Knowledge: Textbooks published by a recognized publisher:

  • Ubesekara Dissanayake, (2016). Principles of Social Research. Heiyantuduwa, Sri Lanka: Streamline Ads & Publishers – (Sinhala Medium). ISBN: 978-955-7995-00-7.

 

  • Ubesekera Dissanayake,  (2010), Magic: An Anthropological Review on Magic and Agriculteral magic in Sri Lanka, Warakapola, Sri Lanka: Ariya Publishers- (Sinhala Medium).

ISBN: 955-553-612-7.

 

  • Ubesekera Dissanayake,  (2011), Sociology:Rural Society and Culture in Sri Lanka, Nittambuwa, Sri Lanka: Samadhi Print and Publishers- (Sinhala Medium).

ISBN: 978-955-53132-0-9.

 

  • Samantha Kumara, P. A. P and Ubesekera, Dissanayake, (2009), Marketing Management: Introduction to Marketing and Marketing Research, Colombo, Sri Lanka: Godage Publishers- (Sinhala Medium)

ISBN: 978-955-30-0070-5.

 

Journal (Edited):

  • Ubesekara Dissanayake, (2003), Samaja Sameeksha, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, Department of Sociology, University of Kelaniya, Vol.3. (Sinhala Medium).

Scientific and Literary Communications (Feature articles in, Newsletters, Newspapers, Scientific Magazines etc.): Publications in Non Refereed Journals:

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (2004), Magic: Using and Spreading of the Traditional Agrarian Field, Induwara, Warakapola, Sri Lanka: Ariya Publishers, Vol. 2. (Sinhala Medium).

 

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (2003), Traditional Village of Nuwarakalaviya. Samaja Sameeksha, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka: Department of Sociology, University of Kelaniya, Vol. 3. (Sinhala Medium).

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (2002), Chena and Sinhalese Life. Dinesa, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka: University of Kelaniya, Vol. 1. (Sinhala Medium).

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (2000), Introduction to Applied Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thakshilawaka Abhimanaya, Panadura,Sri Lanka: Saddharmakara Old Boy’s Foundation, Panadura. (Sinhala Medium) – ISBN: 955-95384-5-4.

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (2000), Social Welfare Policies in Sri Lanka, Pradeepa, Balangoda, Sri Lanka: Divisional Secretariat .  (Sinhala Medium).

 

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (1998), Male Domination and the Human Society. Samaja Sameeksha, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka: Department of Sociology, University of Kelaniya, Vol. 2. (Sinhala Medium).

 

  • Ubesekara, Dissanayake, (1998), Male Domination and the Human Society. Samaja Sameeksha, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka: Department of Sociology, University of Kelaniya, Vol. 2. (Sinhala Medium).

  • Ubesekara, D. M. (1994), Traditional Customs Creed and Magic in Related to Cultivation in Sri Lanka. Samaja Sameeksha,Kelaniya, Sri Lanka: Department of Sociology, University of Kelaniya, Vol. 1. (Sinhala Medium).

 

Publication in National News Papers:

  • Ubesekara Dissanyake, (2011, Sep: 18), Election Democracy in Sri Lanka, Randiva, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka: Imashi Publication- (Sinhala Medium).

  • Ubesekara Dissanayake, (2011, Nov: 06), Independent States which are Powerless Due to the Neo-Colonization of Western and American, Randiva , Nugegoda, Sri Lanka: Imashi Publication- (Sinhala Medium).