Department of Spatial Sciences

 AR RUPASINGHE

Name: Dr. AR Rupasinghe
Position: Senior Lecturer Gr I
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Contact Number: 0718027691

Google Scholar Profile

  •  PhD in Geography (Cartography and Ecology) in 1995, University of Sofia, Bulgaria.
    Title of the Research: Cartographying of Natural Resources and Ecological Conditions of Sri Lanka
  •  Graduate in Geography Special (Cartography & Geomorphology) with a second-class upper division in 1989, University of Sofia, Bulgaria.
  •  Cartography
  •  GIS
  •  Environmental Management
  •  Disaster Management and Climate Change
  •  "Best Professor in Environment Management", The Sri Lanka Education Leadership Award, 2017.
  •  "Champion of Value Creation Award" Tokyo, Japan, 2011.
  •  "Outstanding Contribution Award for World Peace" Tokyo, Japan, 2010.
  •  "Rising Sun Award " for Social Harmony, Tokyo, Japan, 2008
  •  Award for the Best academic performances in the Department of Cartography and Geomorphology of the University of Sofia Bulgaria 1989.
  •  Award for the Best academic performances in the Department of Cartography and Geomorphology of the University of Sofia Bulgaria 1987.

Short Courses Followed

  •   Institute for Population and Social Research of Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, 2009 (Application for SPSS for windows) )
  •  GIS (Geographical Information System) University of Colombo 2003

Trainings

  •  "Counseling workshop for Professionalism" organized by Department of Social Sciences, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University , March 2015.
  •  Spring Training on "World Peace" In Tokyo, Japan, 2011,2012.
  •  Autumn Training on "World Peace" in Tokyo, Japan, 2010.
  •  Summer Training on "World Peace" in Tokyo, Japan, 2010.
  •  Training on “Leadership" in New Delhi , India.2009 2010, 2011, 2012.
  •  Workshop on "An Academic as a Counselor" Conducted under IRQUE (Improving Relevance & Quality of Under Graduates) Project, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka 2009. University of Calgary, Canada, January 2009.
  •  Workshop on "Using High Tech In Teaching" Conducted under IRQUE (Improving Relevance & Quality of Under Graduates) Project, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, January 2009
  •  Training on "English Technical Writing" Conducted under IRQUE (Improving Relevance & Quality of Under Graduates)Project, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka 2009.
  •  Interactive workshop on "Fundamentals of project Procurement", Ministry Of Higher Education , Sri Lanka, 2007.
  •  "Leadership" Training in Singapore , 2006.
  •  Training on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Sri Lanka,2004
  •  Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE), Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, 2004.
  •  "Cleaner Production Audit Training Program" conducted by the Industrial Pollution Reduction Program (IPRP), which is being Implemented by the Central Environmental Authority (CEA) In collaboration with the United Nations development Program (UNDP) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO),1997.