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Visiting Staff

Master of Philosophy / Doctor of Philosophy

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Lecturers form KDU

 Prof SR De Alwis Seneviratne Prof SR De Alwis Seneviratne
MD Community Medicine (University of Colombo), Dip Med Ed (University of Dundee) MMEd (Hons) (University of Dundee),MBBS (Hons) (Ceylon),FCCP (SL)
   
 Prof Amal Jayawardana Prof Amal Jayawardana
Ph.D. (University of Washington), M.A (University of Washington), B.A. (University of Ceylon)

 

Visiting Lecturers

 Snr Prof S Piyasiri Snr Prof S Piyasiri
PhD in Specialized Limnology (University of Vienna), BSc (Special) second class Hons Degree in Zoology (University of Peradeniya)
 De Silva WI Professor Snr Prof W I De Silva
PhD in Demography (Australian National University), Master of Arts in Demography (Australian National University), Diploma in Population Studies (1st Class) (International Institute for Population Sciences, Bombay), Bachelor of Development Studies –Statistics (2nd Class Upper Division) (University of Colombo)
 Prof Prasad Jayaweera1 Prof Prasad Jayaweera
PhD in Computer & Systems Sciences (University of Stockholm), PhL in Computer & Systems Sciences (University of Stockholm), BSc in Computer Science (Special) (University of Colombo)
 Dr DC Wickramaarachchi Dr DC Wickramaarachchi
PhD in Statistics (University of Canterbury, New Zealand), Master of Philosophy in Statistics (PGIA, University of Peradeniya), MSc in Applied Statistics (PGIA) (University of Peradeniya), BSc Special Degree in Statistics (1st Class Hons Degree) (University of Sri Jayewardenepura)
 Dr Asanka Dr Asanka S Rodrigo
PhD in Industrial Engineering (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, MSc in Electrical Engineering (University of Moratuwa), BSc in Engineering (1st Class Hons) University of Moratwa.

MSc in Management

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Lecturers form KDU

 2

Dr. Hemantha Premarathna
PhD (Saga, Japan), MA (Saga, Japan), BA (Hons) (Peradeniya)

 3

Dr. UG Rajapaksha
PhD in Economics (Kelaniya), MBA (OUSL), BCom (Special) (USJP), AMA (ICMA)

 7

Dr. Nishani Rathnayaka
Ph.D. in Administrative Management (HUST, Republic of China), Masters in Development Studies (Colombo, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. Management (Public) (Hons) (USJ, Sri Lanka), SEDA (UK), CTHE (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

 9

Dr. Pradeep Kalansooriya
PhD (University of Japan), Master of Information Technology (University of Colombo), Bachelor of Science (University of Peradeniya)

 11

Dr. (Mrs) Lakshika Liyanage
PhD (UK), MA (UK), BA (University of Peradeniya)

 

Visiting Lecturers

 Prof I De Silva new

Prof. I De Silva 
PhD (ANU), MA (ANU), BDevS (Hons.) (University of Colombo)

   
 Aruna Sir

Prof. Aruna Gamage
PhD in Human Resource Development (Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan), MSc Management (USJP), BSc Management (First Class) (USJP)

   
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Dr. Dushan Jayawickrama
PhD(Australia); MSc(SJP); B.Sc in Marketing (Special) (SJP)

   
 Mr. Rumeshjayasooriya

Mr. Ramesh Rajasooriya
MSc IM (USJP), BSc (Maths) (Colombo)

   
 8

Dr. Sampath Punchihewa
PhD (Germany), LLM(USA), LLB(Colombo)

   
 10

Prof. C Pathirawasam
PhD (Czech Republic), MSc (USJP), MBA (Japan), PG Dip in Acct & FM (USJP), BSc (USJP)

   
 12

Prof. (Ms) DSNP Senaratne
PhD (University of Colombo) MBA (University of Jayawardanapura)

Master of Business Administration in Logistic Management

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Lecturers from KDU

 1  

Dr (Mrs)Namali Sirisoma  

PhD, BSc Eg. Hons (Moratuwa) C. Eng, CMILT, MITE (US), MIE (SL)

   
 2  

Dr UG Rajapakshe

PhD in Economics (Kelaniya), MBA (OUSL), BCom (Special) (USJP), AMA (ICMA)

   
 4  

Dr Hemantha Premarathne

PhD (Saga, Japan), MA (Saga, Japana), BA (Hons) (Peradeniya)

   

 7

 

Dr Lakshika Liyanage

PhD (Durham University, UK), MA (Durham University, UK), BA (Hons) (University of Peradeniya), Diploma in Psychology and Counselling

   

 9

 

Dr Wasantha Premarathne

PhD, MPhil(Econ), MA (Econ), BA(Econ)1st class,MILT

 

Visiting Lecturers

 Dr.Sampath Punchihewa1  

Dr Sampath Punchihewa

PhD in Law, LLM in IP and Competition Law (MIPLC) (Germany), LLB (Hons) (University of Colombo)

   
 Dr. Dayananda Ambalangodage1  

Dr. Dayananda Ambalangodage

Ph D, BBA (Accounting) Special; MBA ; FCA; ACMA, CMA Australia, CTHE

   

 6

 

Mr. Upul Jayathissa

BSc (sp) Business Administration, MSc (Port Mgt), Dip in Marketing (UK) (Wigan & Leign College)

   

 Prof Amila Jayarathna

 

Prof Amila Jayarathna

PhD (UK), MSc in Management (USJP), BSc Mkt Mgt (Special) (USJP), M. in Policy Stud. (Tokyo) 

   

 Mr. Ramesh

 

Mr Ramesh Rajasooriya

MSc IM (USJP), BSc (Maths) (Colombo)

   

 Dinesh Samarasinghe

 

Dr. Dinesh Samarasinghe

Ph.D.MBA (Col), BSc (USJP) 

   
 Ms Gayani De Alwis  

Ms Gayani De Alwis

Birmingham City University UK (local provider NEXT Campus), Sheffield Hallam University UK (Local partner SLIIT)

MSc in Security & Strategic Studies

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Lecturers from KDU

Prof Amal Jayawardana  Prof Amal Jayawardana
B.A. (University of Ceylon), M.A. (University of Washington), Ph.D (University of Washington)
Brig Upali Rajapakshe RSP psc  Brig Upali Rajapakshe RSP psc,
BSc (DS) (Kotelawala Defence Academy), MSc (DS) (University of Kelaniya), Masters on Strategic Security Studies (MASSS) (NDU, Washington DC)
Dr Sithara Fernando  Dr Sithara Fernando
BSc (University of London), MA in Politics (Jawaharlal Nehru University) (JNU), MPhil (Jawaharlal Nehru University), PhD (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
Dr Bhagya Senaratne  Dr Bhagya Senaratne
Phd in International Relations (University of Colombo), MA in International Relations (University of Colombo), BA (University of Colombo), Dip in Development Journalism (IIMC, India)
Mr Sathees Mohan  Mr Sathees Mohan
BA (Hons) (University of Peradeniya), MA in Conflict Resolution (University of Bradford, England), MA in International Peace Studies (University for Peace, Costa Rica)
Mr Sanath De Silva  Mr Sanath De Silva
MSc International Relations, MA in IR ((University of Colombo) PGD in IR (BCIS), Dip. In Mass Com. BA (Hons) (University of Kelaniya)
Mr Asantha Senevirathna  Mr Asantha Senevirathna
MA in International Relations (University of Colombo), BA (Hons.) (University of Peradeniya)
Ms Niruka Sanjeewani  Ms Niruka Sanjeewani
MA in International Relations (University of Colombo), BA in International Relations (Hons) (University of Colombo)

 

Visiting Lecturers

Prof Indralal De Silva  Prof Indralal De Silva
BA in Development Studies (University of Colombo), MA (Australian National University, Australia), PhD (Australian National University, Australia), Introduction to Security and Strategic Studies
Prof WI Siriweera  Prof WI Siriweera
BA (University of Ceylon), PhD (University of London), D.Sc (Honoris Causa) (Wayamba University), D.Lit (Honoris Causa) (Rajarata University)
   
Adm Dr J S K Colombage  Adm (Dr) J S K Colombage
PhD (General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University), MSc in Defence and Strategic Studies (University of Madras), MA in International Studies (Kings College, London)
   
Maj Gen Udaya Perera  Maj Gen Udaya Perera
MSc in Defence and Strategic Studies (University of Madras), MSc in Strategic Studies (US Army War College, USA), PGD in Management and Strategic Studies (Army Command and Staff College), PGD in Counter Terrorism (National Defence University Washington, DC), PGD in efence and Strategic Studies (Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, India)
   
Maj Gen Aruna Jayasekara  Maj Gen Aruna Jayasekara
MSc Defence & Strategic Studies (Uni. of Madras, India), MSc War Studies & Def Management (National Defence Uni., Islamabad), MSc in Security & Development Studies (Bangladesh Uni. of Professionals)
Dr Ganesh Moorthi  Dr Ganesh Moorthi
PhD (Netherlands), MA, DED (University of Colombo), BA (Hons) (University of Peradeniya)
   
Dr Harinda Vidanage1  Dr Harinda Vidanage
PhD in Politics (University of Edinburgh, UK), BA (Hons) (University of Colombo)
Dr Pradeep Peiri  Dr Pradeep Peiri
Captain ND Rohan Joseph  Captain (ND) Rohan Joseph
Masters in Conflict and Peace Studies (University of Colombo), PGD in Security and Strategic Studies (USNWC)
Col PSS Sanjeewa1  Col PSS Sanjeewa
MA in Security Studies (Naval Postgraduate School, California, USA), Masters of Military Science (Defence and Strategic Studies, Bangladesh University of Professionals), Masters of Defence Studies (University of Kelaniya), Dip in IR
Mr Ravinatha Ariyasinghe  Mr Ravinatha Ariyasinghe
MSc Defence Studies (University of Kelaniya), MSc National Security Affairs (USA)

MSc in Electrical Engineering

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Visiting Lecturers

Prof J P Karunadasa  Prof J P Karunadasa
PhD in Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK), MSc in Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK), BSc.Eng (1st Class Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
Dr Kapila Tharanga Rathnayaka  Dr Kapila Tharanga Rathnayaka
BSc (Hons) (University of Ruhuna), MSc in Industrial Mathematics (University of Sri Jayawardenepura), MSc in Statistics (Wuhan University of Technology, China), PhD in Industrial Economics (Wuhan University of Technology, China)
Dr Methika Vithange  Dr Methika Vithange
PhD (University of Copenhagen Denmark), MSc (University of Peradeniya), BSc Eng (University of Sabaragamuwa)
Dr Janith Walpita  Dr Janith Walpita
PhD in Photochemical Science (Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green,OH), BSc (Hons) (University of Sri Jayawardenepura)
   
Dr Anushka Rajapaksha  Dr Anushka Rajapaksha
PhD, Biological Environment (Kangwon National University, South Korea), M.Phil (University of Peradeniya), BSc (University of Peradeniya)
   
Dr Udayanga Hemapala  Dr Udayanga Hemapala
PhD in Industrial Robotics (University of Genova, Italy), BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
   
Dr W D A S Rodrigo  Dr W D A S Rodrigo
PhD in Industrial Engineering (University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong), MSc in Electrical Engineering (University of Moratuwa), BSc.Eng (University of Moratuwa)
   
Dr Subodha Gunawardana  Dr Subodha Gunawardana
PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering (University of Waterloo, Ontario Canada), M.Eng in Telecommunication Engineering (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), BSc .Eng (University of Moratuwa)
   
Mr Anura Wijepala  Mr Anura Wijepala
BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa), MEng (University of Moratuwa), FIE (SL), Int.PEng (SL)
   
Mr Nihal Wickramasooriya1  Mr Nihal Wickramasooriya
MSc in Energy Technology (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), BSc.Eng (University of Moratuwa), PGD in Business and Financial Administration
   
Mr Budditha Hettige  Mr Budditha Hettige
M.Phil (University of Moratuwa), BSc (University of Sri Jayawardanepura)
   
Mr S Bogahawatta1  Mr S Bogahawatta
IESL Part I & II, MEng (University of Moratuwa), MIE (SL), CEng

MSc in Disaster Risk Reduction and Development

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Lecturers form KDU

 Prof Lt Col A Balasooriya   Prof Lt Col A Balasooriya

Doctor of Medicine (MD) in Community Medicine (University of Colombo), MSc in Community Medicine (University of Colombo), MBBS (University of Colombo)

 Dr A H Lakmal Dr A H Lakmal

PhD in Cartography and Geographic Information Engineering (Liaoning Technical University), MSc in Geographic Information and Remote Sensing (University of Peradeniya), BSc in Surveying Science (Institute of Surveying & Mapping)

   
 Dr Lakshika Liayanage  Dr Lakshika Liayanage

PhD (Durham University, School of Applied Social Sciences, Durham University), M.A. in Social Work Studies (Department of Applied Social Sciences, University of Durham), B.A. Special Degree in Psychology (University of Peradeniya)

 

Visiting Lecturers

Dr Buddika Hapuarachchi1 

Dr Buddika Hapuarachchi
PhD in Environmental Management (Lincoln University, New Zealand), PGD in Development Studies (University of Colombo), PGD in Marketing (Charted Institute of Marketing, UK), BSc (Hons) (University of Peradeniya)

 Dr Padamakumara Jayasinghe1

Dr Padamakumara Jayasinghe
Phd in Earth Science (University of Peradeniya), MSc in Environmental Science (University of Peradeniya), BSc (Hons) (University of Peradeniya)

   
 Dr Kalpana Ambepitiya

Dr Kalpana Ambepitiya
PhD (Huazhong University of Science & Technology, China), MBA (Indira Gandhi National Open University, India), MPA (University of Colombo), PGD in Finance (Indira Gandhi National Open University, India), PGD in Management (Indira Gandhi National Open University, India), Bachelor of Business Management (University of Kelaniya)

   
Ms Anoja Senavirathne1

Ms Anoja Senavirathne
MSc in Water Resources and Environmental Management (International Institute for Geo Information Science and Earth Observation, Netherland), BSc in Geology (University of Peradeniya), PGD in HR (University of Kelaniya), Dip in IR

   
Mr Shanaka de Silva Mr Shanaka de Silva

MSc (University of Moratuwa), CSM (Scrum Alliance, USA), MBA (Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK), BSc in MIS (National University of Ireland)

   
Mr Pradeep Kodippili Mr Pradeep Kodippili

MSc in Disaster Management (University of Colombo), BSc (Hons) (University of Ruhuna)

   
 Ms Malani Herath

Ms Malani Herath
PhD in Civil Engineering (Reading) (University of Moratuwa), Master of Technology in Planning (CEPT University, Ahmedabad,India), M.Phil (University of Moratuwa)

   
 Ms Isha

Ms Isha Wedasinghe Miranda
Independent Evaluation Consultant

MSc in Civil and Structural Engineering

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Lecturers form KDU

Dr Mrs N Sirirsoma  Dr (Mrs) N Sirirsoma
PhD (University of Moratuwa), BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa), C.Eng, CMILT (UK), MITE (US), MIE (SL)
Dr TMRMB Samarakoon  Dr TMRMB Samarakoon
PhD (Saitama University, Japan), MSc in Eng (Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok), BSc.Eng (Civil Engineering) (University of Peradeniya)
Dr A H Lakmal  Dr A H Lakmal
PhD in Cartography and Geographic Information Engineering (Liaoning Technical University), MSc in Geographic Information and Remote Sensing (University of Peradeniya), BSc in Surveying Science (Institute of Surveying & Mapping)
Dr Kumari Fernando  Dr Kumari Fernando
PhD (University of Moratuwa), M. Eng in Environmental Water Resources Engineering and Management (University of Moratuwa), B.Sc Engineering (Hons)(University of Moratuwa)
Dr RP Kumanayaka  Dr RP Kumanayaka
PhD in Eng (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China), MBA (University of Colombo), BSc.Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
Eng BHJ Pushpakumara  Eng BHJ Pushpakumara
M.Phil in Stuctural Engineering (University of Ruhuna),MSc.Eng (University of Ruhuna), MBA (University of Colombo), BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa), MIE (SL), MILT (UK), CEng, PMP (USA)

 

Visiting Lecturers

thushara chaminda  Dr Thushara Chaminda
PhD Eng (University of Tokyo), M. Eng in Environmental Engineering and Management (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Peradeniya)
Dewanniarachchi

Dr KS Wanniarachchi
PhD in Structural Engineering, Queensland Uni. of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia, BSc in Civil Engineering (Uni. of Moratuwa)

   
Dr.Dammika Abeykoon

Dr Dhammika Abeykoon
Doctor of Philosophy in Structural Engineering (Saitama Uni., Japan), Master of Engineering in Structural Engineering (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), B.Sc. in Civil Engineering (sp) (Uni. of Peradeniya)

   
Eng R Sugathadasa  Eng R Sugathadasa
MSc.Eng (University of Moratuwa), MBA (University of Colombo), BSc.Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa), MIE (SL), MILT (UK), CEng, PMP (USA)
Mr EH Jayathunga  Mr EH Jayathunga
M.Eng in Information and communications Technology (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), BSc.Eng (Hons) (University of Peradeniya)

MSc Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering

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Lecturers form KDU

Eng S U Dampage Eng S U Dampage
MEng in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (University of Moratuwa), BSc (E&E Eng) Honours (Kotelawala Defence University)
   
Mr Budditha Hettige  Mr Budditha Hettige
M.Phil (University of Moratuwa), BSc (University of Sri Jayawardanepura)

 

Visiting Lecturers

Prof J P Karunadasa  Prof J P Karunadasa
PhD in Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK), MSc in Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK), BSc.Eng (1st Class Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
Dr Kapila Tharanga Rathnayaka  Dr Kapila Tharanga Rathnayaka
BSc (Hons) (University of Ruhuna), MSc in Industrial Mathematics (University of Sri Jayawardenepura), MSc in Statistics (Wuhan University of Technology, China), PhD in Industrial Economics (Wuhan University of Technology, China)
Dr Methika Vithange  Dr Methika Vithange
PhD (University of Copenhagen Denmark), MSc (University of Peradeniya), BSc Eng (University of Sabaragamuwa)
Dr Janith Walpita  Dr Janith Walpita
PhD in Photochemical Science (Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green,OH), BSc (Hons) (University of Sri Jayawardenepura)
   
Dr Anushka Rajapaksha  Dr Anushka Rajapaksha
PhD, Biological Environment (Kangwon National University, South Korea), M.Phil (University of Peradeniya), BSc (University of Peradeniya)
   
Dr S Thayaparan  Dr S Thayaparan
PhD (University of Hong Kong), BSc Eng (University of Moratuwa)
   
Dr Upeka Premarathna  Dr Upeka Premarathna
PhD in Mechanical Engineering (University of Melbourne, Australia), M.E.Sc in Electrical and Computer Engineering (University of Western Ontario, Canada), BSc.Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
   
Dr Ajith Pasqual  Dr Ajith Pasqual
PhD (University of Tokyo), M.Eng (University of Tokyo), BSc Eng (University of Moratuwa), MIEEE, MACM
   
Mr Senaka Samarasekara  Mr Senaka Samarasekara
BSc Eng (Moratuwa), PhD Candidate (University of Melbourne 2014)
   
Mr AGTS Abagahawatta  Mr AGTS Abagahawatta
MPhil (University of Moratuwa), BSc (Hons) (University of Moratuwa)
   
Mr Anura Wijepala  Mr Anura Wijepala
BSc Eng (Hons) (University of Moratuwa), MEng (University of Moratuwa), FIE (SL), Int.PEng (SL)

Master of Laws

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Lecturers form KDU

Dr Pradeep Kalansooriya  Dr Pradeep Kalansooriya
Doctor of Engineering of Information Science & Control Engineering (Nagaoka Uni. of Technology, Japan), Master of Information Technology (Specialized in Mgt) (Uni. of Colombo), Bachelor of Science (Uni. of Peradeniya)
Ms Hasini Rathnamalala  Ms Hasini Rathnamalala
LLM in International Human Right Law (University of Minnesota, USA), LLM (University of Colombo), LLB (University of Colombo)
Ms Ishara Munasinghe  Ms Ishara Munasinghe
M.HR (University of Colombo), PGD in HR (University of Colombo), LLM in International Trade Law (University of Wales, UK)
Ms Kalyani Jayasekara  Ms Kalyani Jayasekara
LLM in International Law (South Asian University, India), LLB (Hons), (University of Colombo)

 

Visiting Lecturers

 

Hon Mohan Peiris Hon Mohan Peiris
LLM, LLB, President’s Counsel, Former Chief Justice
   
Justice AHMD Nawaz PC Justice AHMD Nawaz PC
   
Prof Jeewa Niriella  Prof Jeewa Niriella
MPhil (University of Colombo), LLB Hons (University of Colombo)
   
prof wasantha  Prof Wasantha Senevirathna
PhD (University of Colombo), M.Phil in Law, LLB (Hons.) (University of Colombo)
   
Rear Adm Palitha Fernando  Rear Adm (Rtd) Palitha Fernando
LLM in International Commercial Law, LLM in International Law, LLB, Attorney at Law of the Supreme Court, President’s Counsel
Mr Prashantha Lal de Alwis  Mr Prashantha Lal de Alwis
LLM (University of Colombo), Dip in Economic Diplomacy, Dip in Marketing, Dip in Forensic Medicine and Science, PGD in IR, LLB (University of Colombo)
   
Mr Vasantha Gajanayaka PC  Mr Wasantha Gajanayaka
President’s Counsel, LLM in International Business and Commercial Law (University of West London), BSc in Engineering (University of Moratuwa)
   
Dr.Sampath Punchihewa1  Dr Sampath Punchihewa
PhD (University of Munich, Germany), LLM in IP, LLB (University of Colombo) (University of Colombo)
Dr rodrigo  Dr Dantha Rodrigo
PhD (University of Queensland), LLM (University of Colombo), LLB (University of Colombo)
Dr chamila.talagala Dr. SC Talagala
PhD (Griffith University), LLM (Uni. of Colombo), PA Dip IPL in Advanced Legal Studies Unit of SLLC, LLB (University of Colombo), Attorney at Law
   
Dr Thusitha Abeysekara  Dr Thusitha Abeysekara
PhD in Computer Law (University of Exeter, UK), LLM in Computer and Communications Law (Queen Marry University of London), LLB (University of Colombo)
Cmde ID Piyasiri1  Cmde ID Piyasiri
PhD in Psychology of Peace Support Operations (University of Colombo), Masters in Conflict Resolution (University of Colombo), MBA (University of Sr Jayawardenapura), LLB (University of Colombo)
   
Mr Jayantha Fernando  Mr Jayantha Fernando
LLM in IT (Queen Marry University of London)
   
Maj Dilantha Aluthge1  Maj Dilantha Aluthge
LLM (University of Colombo) PGDip in Criminology and Criminal Justice (University of Sri Jayawardenapura), LLB (University of Colombo)
   
Mr Menaka Harankaha  Mr Menaka Harankaha
M.Phil in Law (University of Colombo), LLB (Hons) (University of Colombo), Attorney at Law
   
Ms Samindika Elkaduwa1  Ms Samindika Elkaduwa
LLM in International and Comparative Law (George Washington University, Washington, DC), LLM in Criminal Justice, International Humantarian Law, Constitutional Law (University of Colombo), LLB (University of Colombo), Dip in IR