Prof. M.M. Gunathilake

Dean - Faculty of Social Sciences
Proffessor in Economics - Department of Economics
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (in Economics)

Prof. M.M. Gunathilake obtained his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Kelaniya. He was awarded a Commonwealth (Split-site) Doctoral Scholarship from University of Cambridge and gained a fellowship at University of Durham. Development Economics: Rural Economy, Food Security are some of his research interests while Intermediate Microeconomics, Advanced Microeconomics, and Mathematics for Economics are his research interests. Precautionary Savings and Social Safety Net: An Empirical Study on Rural Households in Sri Lanka, Consumer Adoption of Internet Banking in Sri Lanka, Drought and Household Food Security in Rural Sri Lanka, Coping strategies of Vulnerable Farm Households in Developing Countries: A Review of Literature are some of his publications.

Heads of the Departments

Dr.Sriyani Hathurusinghe
Dr.Sriyani HathurusingheHead - Department of Archaeology
Prof. D.T. Koggalage
Prof. D.T. KoggalageHead - Department of History
Senior Prof. M.K. Weerasinghe
Senior Prof. M.K. WeerasingheHead - Department of Library and Information Science
Ms. Yamuna Mendis
Ms. Yamuna MendisHead - Department of Political Science
Mrs. M.K.A. Anoma Rathnayaka
Mrs. M.K.A. Anoma RathnayakaHead - Department of Sport Science and Physical Education
Professor W. M. Semasinghe
Professor W. M. SemasingheHead - Department of Economics
Prof. Ajith Dissanayaka
Prof. Ajith DissanayakaHead - Department of Information Technology
Mr.Wijayananda Rupasinghe
Mr.Wijayananda RupasingheHead - Department of Mass Communication
Dr. D.M. Ubesekara Dissanayake
Dr. D.M. Ubesekara DissanayakeHead - Department of Sociology
Professor Lal Mervin Dharmasiri
Professor Lal Mervin Dharmasiri Head - Department of Geography
Prof. Chaminda Abeysinghe
Prof. Chaminda AbeysingheHead - Department of International Studies(On Leave)
Mrs. D.D.R. De Silva
Mrs. D.D.R. De SilvaHead - Department of Philosophy
Ms. L. W. Dasanayake
Ms. L. W. DasanayakeHead - Department of Social Statistics


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