prof_rg_ariyawansa
Professor

prof_rg_ariyawansa

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); M.Sc. Management (SJP); M.Sc. Development Planning (London); PhD (SJP)
Teaching Interest
  • Research Methods
  • Real Estate Development and Management
  • Urban Land Economics
Research Interest
  • Land Market
  • Real Estate Development and Management
  • Housing Market
Research Project
  • “A Study on Letting and Improper Usage of Bambalapitiya Tower Building”, Thesis submitted to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, as a partial fulfillment of the B.Sc. (Special) Degree in Estate Management and Valuation, 1993.
  • “Determinants of Consumer Behavior in the Housing Market in Colombo”, Thesis submitted to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, as a partial fulfillment of the M.Sc. (Management) Degree, 2000.
  • “Study on Issues in Establishing International Property Markets in Colombo”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2005.
  • “Households’ Participation in Supply of Housing for the Next Generation in Public Sector Housing Schemes”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2008
  • Critical Analysis of Residential Locations in the City of Colombo, PhD Research at the Faculty of Graduate Studies of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura 2012
  • Study of Property Standards and their impact on Property Management in Sri Lanka, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 20113/14 (on going)
Research Supervised (Postgraduate and Development Projects)
  • “A Review of Real Estate Management Process of Sri Lanka National Water Supply and Drainage Board”, Conducted by P B C N Wanasinghe for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2008/9.
  • “A Study on Involuntary Resettlement Programs in Sri Lanka with Special Reference to the Southern Highway Project”, Conducted by N A W S Kumara for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2008/9.
  • “Trends of Residential Condominium Development in the City of Colombo”, Conducted by H M P B Herath for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree (Jointly supervised), 2008/9.
  • “Impact of Small Scale Industries under the Samurdhi Program on the Life Standard of Poor”, Conducted by W H Sirisena funded by the Rural Development Training and Research Institute, 2000.
  • Supervisor of the Advertisement Survey conducted by the Colombo Municipal Council, 1999
  • Application of Market Value as an Alternative for an Annual Value in Rating Valuation with Special Reference to the Colombo Municipal Council, R D Milton Fernando, for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2012/2013
  • Impact of Cellular Phone Towers on Neighboring Residents and Their Properties with special reference to the Kandy Municipal Council Area, P G S Bandara, for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2012/13
  • An Empirical Study on Effectiveness of Ejectment and Demolishing Order Provisions made under the Rent Act for Rent Control Properties, K G R U Jayasekara, for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2013/2014
  • Study on the Relationship between Road Network and Commercial Property Values in Matara Municipal Council Area, P D D S Muthukumarana, for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree, 2012/14
  • Determinants of Office Rent in the City of Kandy, Anuradha Senevirathne, for the M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2012/14
  • Senior Supervisor of the Socio Economic and Inventory of Losses Survey for Highways under the National Highway Sector Project of the Road Development Authority (RDA), 2007
  • “Factors Influencing Home Purchase Intention of Potential House Buyers in Sri Lanka: A Perspective from the Theory of Planned Behavior” conducted by Karunaratne H M L P for the MBA, Postgraduate Institute of Management 20113/14 (on going)
  • Research Team Leader, Household Survey Project of the University Township Development Project, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2013/14 (on going)
Text Books
Chapters in Books
  • R. G. Ariyawansa and M A N Rasanjalee Perera, “Review of State Role in Provision of Housing for Low Income Community in the City of Colombo”, Housing for Low Income Households in the Urbanizing World: Retrospect and Prospect”, Edited by Brian C. Aldrich and Ranvinder S. Sandhu, Published by The Sage, New Delhi, India (forthcoming)
  • R. G. Ariyawansa, (2009), “Housing for the Poor and Land for the City Development: A Case of Sustainable Township Program in the City of Colombo”, Urban Poverty in Developing Countries: Issues and Strategies for Sustainable Cities, Edited by Ranvinder Singh Sandhu, Jasmeet Sandhu, and Balwinder Arora, Published by BOOKWELL-Delhi, 2009.
  • R. G. Ariyawansa, (2013), “Financial Market and Real Estate Sector in India: Overview and some Thoughts for Strengthening Emerging Economies like India”, Dynamics of Financial Services in India, Edited by Satyanarayana Chary //t and T Neelakantam, Published by Paramount Publishing House, New Delhi, 2013
Articles/editorials published in Journals
  • Ariyawansa R G and A G P I Udayanthika, (2012), Living in high-rise: An analysis of demand for condominium properties in Colombo, International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology Vol. 4(1), pp. 31-37, January 2012.
  • Ariyawansa, R. G. (2011), Multiple Benefits through Managing Real Estate: Holistic View”, Editorial, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 05, pp. 1-5, December 2011
  • Ariyawansa R G and U J M Dilhani (2010),“Office Market in Colombo: An Empirical Analysis”, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 04, pp.18-38, December, 2010
  • Sandhu K and R G Ariyawansa (2010), “Exploring Conjectural Perspectives of Evaluation as an Integral Part of the Project Management Cycle”, Prabandhan: Indian Journal of Management, Vol. 03, No. 06, June 2010 (Joint paper)
  • Ariyawansa R. G. (2009), “Employability of Graduates of Sri Lankan Universities”, in Sri Lankan Journal of Human Resource Management, Published by the Department of Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Vol. 02, No. 01, pp. 91-104, 2008.
  • Ariyawansa R. G. (2009), “Demographic Characteristics and Planning Challenges: The Case of Colombo City”, Sri Lankan Journal of Population Studies, Published by Sri Lanka Population Association, Vol. 11 pp. 93-106, 2009
  • Ariyawansa R. G. (2008), “An Empirical Study of Consumer Behaviour in the Housing Market in Colombo”, Built Environment Sri Lanka, Published by Institute of Architect, Sri Lanka, Vol. 08, Issue 01, pp. 11-19, Sep, 2008
  • Ariyawansa, R. G. (2006) “Issues in Urban Land and Property Markets in Developing and Transitional Counties: Some Experiences in Sri Lanka” (Invited Editorial), Built Environment Sri Lanka, Published by Institute of Architect, Sri Lanka, Vol. 07, Issue 01, pp. 1-2, Sep, 2006
  • Ariyawansa R. G. (2001), “Effective Rural Development through Higher Productivity” (in Sinhala medium as “Ihala Paladaithwayak Thulin Sapalau Grama Sanwardanayak kara”), Prajashakthi, Published by the Rural Development Training and Research Institute, January-June, 2001, pp 5-10.
  • Ariyawansa, R. G. (2000), “Development, Rural Development and Global Village” (in Sinhala medium as “Sanwardanaya, Gramasanwardanaya and Vishva Gammanaya”), Prajashakthi, Published by the Rural Development Training and Research Institute, July-Dec, 2000, pp 28-34.
Other publications in magazines/books
  • “Of things that Arise Let Knowledge Be the Greatest”, Real Estate Partner, Vol. 01, Issue 9, March 2007, pp. 19-22 (This paper is on the real estate education published as an interview with a journalist, under the name of the journalist, with a view to promote the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree programs and graduates of the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura).
  • Ariyawansa, R. G. (2012), “Managing Land and Buildings for National Development” (in Sinhala/National language in Sri Lanka), Classic: Feel the Art of Public Management, Published by the Department of Public Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2012, pp15-18
  • Ariyawansa, R. G. (2014), Preface for the forthcoming book, “Writing of Valuation Report: Step by step guides” by P C Kaluthanthri

Abstract published and Presentations in Conference
  • Ariyawansa R G, (2009), “Housing Needs and Wants according to the Demographic Characteristics”, Eleventh Annual Scientific Session, Population Association of Sri Lanka, 21st, February, 2009 Population Studies
  • Ariyawansa R G, (2009), “Issues in Establishing International Property Markets in Colombo”, Annual Conference, Sociology Association of Sri Lanka, 2009.
  • Ariyawansa R G, and G H K N S Wickramarathne (2008), “A Review of State Policy on International Property Market in Colombo”, Fundamental and Operational Research for Development, Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences in Sri Lanka, National Centre for Advanced Studies, 17-18, October, 2008
  • Ariyawansa R G, (2005). “Urban Land and Property Markets in Colombo, Sri Lanka: Its Way through Past Decades”, 10th International Conference of Sri Lanka Studies, University of Kelaniya, 16-18, December, 2005
  • Ariyawansa R G et al. (2006), “A Study of Tsunami Re-housing Programs: With Special Reference to Matara District” International Symposium of the 10th Anniversary of the University of Sabaragamuwa, (Joint presentation), 2006
  • Ariyawansa R G, (2006), “Housing for the Poor Land for the City Development: A Case of Sustainable Township Program”, National Seminar on Urban Poverty, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India, 16-18 February, 2006
  • Ariyawansa R G, (2005), “Determinants of Graduates’ Employability in Sri Lanka: How can the Employability of Graduates be Increased?”, 10th International Conference of Sri Lanka Studies, University of Kelaniya, 16-18, December, 2005 (joint presentation)
Editorial Responsibilities
  • Editor in Chief, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013 Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
  • Editorial Advisory Board Member, ITHAS-Journal of Indian Management from 2010 up to date.
  • The Editor, Trends of Real Estate, Proceedings of 7th Students’ Annual Presentations, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
  • Co-Editor, Real Estate for Economic Development, Conference Proceedings, Estate Management and Valuation 8th Research Session, 2009, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
  • Co-Editor, Proceeding Book of the International Conference on Business Management 2006 (ICBM -2006), Published by the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Contact Details Mobile – +94718190712
E-mail – ariyaw71@hotmail.com
Terans
Lecturer(Probationary)

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. (Special) (SJP); M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation (SJP) ;Reading for M.Sc. in Project Management (UOM)
Teaching Interest
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Local Government and Administration
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Real Estate Finance
Research Interest
  • Issues in Real Estate Valuation
  • Property Market Dynamics
  • Perceptions Modeling
Publications
  • “HOUSEHOLDS’ VALUES AND ATTITUDES ON GREEN ENERGY CONSUMPTION: REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVES”
    Author(s): Gunawardhana WHT, Samarasinghe DSR
    Faculty Symposium– Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura,
    Sri Lanka
    2012
  • “A COMPREHENSIVE INDEX FOR LAND USE CONVERSION INTENSITY USING GIS: A CASE STUDY IN HOMAGAMA PRADESHIYA SABHA AREA”
    Author(s): Gunawardhana WHT
    9th Annual Research Session, Department of Estate Management and Valuation University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    Sri Lanka
    2010
  • “IMPACT OF GLOBAL ECONOMIC DOWNTURN ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MARKET IN SRI LANKA-EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE OF COLOMBO”
    Author(s): Gunawardhana WHT
    8th Annual Research Session, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    Sri Lanka
    2009
  • “CHALLENGES AND BARRIERS OF IMPLEMENTING FAIR VALUE ACCOUNTING FOR REAL ESTATE VALUATION IN SRI LANKA”
    Researcher(s): Gunawardhana WHT and Prof. Kennady D. Gunawardhana
    Research for Msc. in Real Estate and Valuation Degree
    Department of Estate Management and Valuation
    University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    Sri Lanka
    2014
  • “MEASURING THE SATISFACTION OF SERVICES QUALITY OF LOCAL AUTHORITIES: REFERENCE TO SELECTED UCS AND MCS IN COLOMBO DISTRICT”.
    Researcher(s): Edirisinghe J, Gunawardhana W.H.T., Karunarathne H.M.L.P.
    Research for development of Local Government and Administration subject
    Department of Estate Management and Valuation
    University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Voluntary Positions Hold
  • Junior Lecturers Faculty Representative: Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce , University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka- 08/2016 -present

 

  • Member of Faculty Accreditation Committee(AACSB Standards): Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce , University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka- 04/2015 -present

 

  • Student Advisor, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce , University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka- 2015 -present

 

  •  Academic Sub-warden: Wimaladharma Boys’ Hotel, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka- 01/2013 – 06/2016

 

  • Secretary of EMV Alumni Association , Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka – 2015-present

 

  •  Committee Member of 12th International Conference on Business Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka -2015

 

  •  Member of QIG-(HETC) Report Preparation and Implementation Team, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, SriLanka-2013 -2016

 

  •  Committee Member of 10th International Conference on Business Management,University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka -2013

 

  • Committee Member of 09th International Conference on Business Management,University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka -2012

 

  • Subject Coordinator – Surveying and Levelling -II

 

  • Supervisor – Real Estate Studies Project

 

  • Coordinator – EMV Students : Degree Part I
Contact Details Mobile – +94713238188
E-mail – terans@sjp.ac.lk
pk_weerakoon
Professor

pk_weerakoon

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. (Special) (SJP); PGD Urban Dev. (Moratuwa.); M.Sc. Human Sett. Pl. (AIT); MITP (SL);PhD Candidate (University sains Malaysia)
Professional Qualification
  • Corporate Member of Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka
  • Member of GIS(SL)
Teaching Interest
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban Environmental Studies
Research Interest
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban Environmental Studies
Research Project
  • Rating Valuation Model for Residential Properties in Sri Lanka: Case Study in Homagama
    Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 6 December 2012
  • Review on Origin and Expansion of Colombo Urban Area, Sri Lanka Planners’ Perspective
    International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences Volume 3, Issue 11 (November 2013)
  • GIS assisted suitability analysis for urban agriculture; as a strategy for improving green spaces in Colombo Urban Area
    International Journal of Remote Sensing & Geoscience (IJRSG), VOLUME 2, ISSUE 6, NOV. 2013 P. 56-62
  • Overview of Urbanization in Geodemographic approach; Analysis of Colombo urban area, Sri Lanka
    International Multidisciplinary Research Journal, European Academic Research,
    December 2013
  • Application of Spatial Calculating Analysis Model for Land Use Conversion in Colombo Urban Fringe
    International Multidisciplinary Research Journal, European Academic Research,
    December 2013
  • Analysis of Locational Suitability for Residential Development in Colombo Suburban Area : Application of Analytic Hiarachy Process
    Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 7, December 2013
  • Model for Determining Rental Values of Conderminium Properties; Case study in Boralasgamuwa Urban Council Area
    Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Issue 7, December 2012
  • Suitability Analysis for Urban Agriculture Using GIS and Multi-Criteria Evaluation
    I International Journal of Agriculture Science and Technology, May Issue, 2014
  • Review of Port City as a Place; Port City in Hambantota, Sri Lanka
    International Multidisciplinary Research Journal European Academic Research
    Volume 2, Issue 2 /May 2014
  • Interactive Relationship between Port Development and Port City in Hambantota, Sri Lanka
    International Journal of Social Sciences Forth coming Issue(August 2014)
  • Integration with GIS Modelling with Multi-criteria Evaluation for Land Valuation; Case study in Battaramulla, Sri Lanka : The Valuer, Journal of the Institute of Valuers of Sri Lanka
    First Issue, November 2012
  • “GIS for Land Management” : “Issues in Property Development” Annual Sessions 2001
    Institute of Valuers, Sri Lanka. 13th July 2001
  • “GIS Application for Environmentally Sustainable Land Use Planning for Colombo Urban Area. Special reference to Maharagama Pradeshiya Sbaha” : “Research for Industry” 7th annual symposium 2001, Engineering Research Unit, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, November 2001
  • “GIS Application for urban land Evaluation in Colombo Urban Area special reference to Maharagama Pradeshiya Sabha” : Third Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies 21st December 2001, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • “Integration of GIS based Suitability Analysis and Multi-criteria Evaluation for Urban Land Use Planning; Contribution of the Analytic Hierarchy Process” : 23rd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2002), Kathmandu, Nepal, November 2002
  • GIS Application for Urban Land Evaluation: contribution from the Analytic Hierarchy Process : “Research for Industry” 7th Annual Symposium 2002, Engineering Research Unit, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, November 2002
  • GIS Modelling Application for identification of Ecologically Sound Land for Urban Agriculture: Special Reference To Colombo Urban Area : GIS RUK 14th Annual Conference, The University of Nottingham, UK, 5-7 April 2006
  • Application of GIS; as a tool of urban land management in Colombo urban area International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, University of Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka 4th-8th July 2006.
  • Study on urban agriculture as a strategy for improving green spaces in Colombo urban area in urban planning perspective : International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, University of Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka 4th-8th July 2006.
  • Spatial interpretation of population distribution in Colombo Metropolitan Area using GIS : The 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2008, 10-14 November 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • GIS based multi-criteria evaluation for spatial distribution of schools in western province. A case study in Colombo District. : The 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2008, 10-14 November 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • A study on changing land use pattern using GIS, Special reference to Colombo urban area. Case study in Boralasgamuwa : 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2008), 10-14 November 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • GIS based modeling for Property Valuation in Sri Lanka : The 6th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) 2009, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Geo-visualization of urban densities using GIS: Case Study in Colombo Metropolitan Area, Sri Lanka : GISRUK 2013 conference, Liverpool University, UK, April 3rd-5th April 2013
Important Positions Held
  • Head of the Department
  • Course Coordinator REMV
Important Positions Hold
Contact Details Mobile – +94718178138
E-mail – kgpk@sjp.ac.lk
j_edirisinghe
Senior Lecturer

j_edirisinghe

 

Professional Qualification
  • i) Member – The Institute of Town Planners, Sri Lanka
  • ii) Member – Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science
Teaching Interest
Research Interest
Publications
  • Summitpura Urban Housing Project, unpublished project study submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Post-Graduate Diploma in Urban Development 1979/1980, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka (Group Study).
  • Puttalam Town Structure Plan, unpublished project study submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Post-Graduate Diploma in urban development – 1979/1980, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka (Group Study)
  • A Planning framework for Project Development and Implementation in Puttalam unpublished project study submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Post-Graduate Diploma in Urban Development – 1979/1980, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka (Joint study with L.M. William and S.A.G. Neville)
  • The Possible Solution to the Housing Problem of Low-income Groups in Urban Sri Lanka, unpublished term paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Post-Graduate Diploma in Urban Development – 1979/1980, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Planning Methods and Policies (with special reference to the role of Urban Development Authority in Development of Colombo), unpublished term paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Post-Graduate Diploma in Urban development – 1979/1980, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Low-income Housing in Colombo Suburban Area – Case Studies of Five Settlements, a thesis study submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Science – 1984/1985, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Physical Survey – Existing Situation at Maligakanda, Urban Development Authority, Colombo – 1984, unpublished project report (joint study with the project team)
  • Establishment of Community Development Council, Maligakanda inner-city Slum Improvement Project, Urban Development Authority, Colombo – 1984, unpublished project report (joint study with L. Mirihagalla)
  • Sri Lanka’s New Capital – Sri Jayewardenepura, Urban Development Authority, Colombo 1982 (A member of the Planning Team)
  • Mobilising People’s Power through Informal Community Leadership – a case study on Land Regularization at Henamulla Shanty Upgrading Project, National Housing Development Authority, Colombo – 1986 (unpublished project report)
  • A Special Study of Multi-Purpose Co-operative Society Dompe, Pugoda, Sri Lanka, Institute of Co-operative Management, Colombo 1987 (unpublished project report submitted to the Sri Lanka Institute of Co-operative Management as a part of consultancy services to the above Institute)
  • Shelter in Sri Lanka – 1978 – 1991, Ministry of Housing and Construction, Colombo (report prepared on the occasion of the South Asian Year of Shelter Regional Workshop held in Colombo, Sri Lanka, 4th – 10th August 1991 (K. Locana Gunaratna, Susil Sirivardana, K.A. Jayaratna, Janakie Edirisinghe)
  • Environment Impact Assessment of the Southern Railway Extension between Matara and Kataragama – Impact on the use of land and human settlements (unpublished project report submitted to the Natural Resource Environmental Policy Project (NAREPP), Colombo, Sri Lanka – March 1993.
  • Community Level Monitoring and Evaluation of Settlement Improvement – a technical report submitted to the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (UNCHS) under the UNCHS/DANIDA Community Action Planning Training Programme – April 1993
  • The Urban Street Food Trade in Colombo with Special Reference to the Role of Women’s Participation – a research conducted under the Research Grant Scheme (1992) of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, (USJP) – January 1994
  • Rationale for Environmental Education – an article published in the journal of Devi Balika Maha Vidyalaya, Colombo (40th Anniversary Souvenir) – 1992
  • Women, Shelter and Development – an Article published in the Daily News of 04th October 1993, Sri Lanka on the occasion of World Habitat Day.
  • Managing Land Resources for Sustainable Development Training Professionals to Meet the Challenge – an article published in the Management Review, Vol. 01 No. 01 – March 1994, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, USJP.
  • Handapanagala Human Elephant Conflict – A term paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Postgraduate – Diploma in Environmental Science, University of Colombo. 1998.
  • Poverty & Environment – A term paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Postgraduate – Diploma in Environmental Science,
    University of Colombo. 1998.
  • Proposals for Local Government Reforms – written submission by the Community Action Planning Resource Persons Associated (CAPRES) to the Commission of Inquiry on Local Government Reforms, 1998. (Members of the study team Susil Sirivardana, Janakie Edirisinghe, and Lalith Mirihagalla)
  • Sri Lanka Housing Standard Study – A research study done for the Intermediate Technology Development Group (ITDG), 1999. (Members of the study team Susil Sirivardana, Janakie Edirisinghe, and Lalith Mirihagalla.
  • EMV 4402 Urban Development & Management Course Manual – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part IV, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2005.
  • EMV 2303 Environmental Studies Course Manual – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part II, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2005.
  • EMV 3309 Real Finance and Marketing (Part I) Real Estate Marketing – Course Manual – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part III, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2005.
  • EMV 4303 Environmental Valuation Course Manual – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part IV, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2009.
  • EMV 2208 Natural Resource Management and Resources & Environmental Economics – Course Manual – Common Program Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2008, 2010.
  • EMV 4402 Urban Development and Management– Course Guide – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part IV, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011.
  • EMV 4303 Environmental Valuation Course Guide – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part IV, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011
  • EMV 2325 Natural Resource Management – Course Manual – B…Sc. Operations and Technology Management (Special) Degree University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011
  • EMV 2225 Natural Resource Management – Course Manual – B.Sc. Public Management (Special) Degree, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011.
  • EMV 2220 Environmental Studies – Course Manual – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part II, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011
  • EMV 2325 Natural Resource Management – Course Guide- B.Sc. Operations and Technology Management (Special) Degree University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011.
  • EMV 2225 Natural Resource Management – Course Guide – B.Sc. Public Management (Special) Degree, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011.
  • EMV 2220 Environmental Studies – Course Guide – B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management & Valuation Degree Part II, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011..
Important Positions Held
Important Positions Hold
Contact Details Mobile – +94713545040
E-mail – jediri@sjp.ac.lk
nc_wickramasinghe (1)
Senior Lecturer

nc_wickramasinghe (1)

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP), M.Sc. T & CP (Moratuwa), MITP (Sri Lanka);PhD Candidate (University of Colombo)
Teaching Interest
  • Advanced Valuation
  • Land Economics
  • Research Methods for Real Estate
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Urban and Regional Planning
Research Interest
  • Land economics
  • Property rights and land tenure
  • Property valuation
  • Urban planning
  • Real Estate management and development
Research projects
  • “Significance of Capital Expenditure on Urban Land Values”, Thesis submitted to the University of Maratuwa Sri Lanka, as a partial fulfillment of the M.Sc (Town and Country Planning) Degree, 1997.
  • “The Role of Community Based Organization in Managing the Environmental Issues at Settlement Level with special reference to the Underserved Settlement in Colombo Urban area”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura -2007/2008
  • “Living high and Space Management: How it works. A case Study in City of Colombo”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura -2009/2010
  • “Development of an Index for Determination of Rental Values in Residential Properties”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura -2011
  • “A Study on the Informal Transactions of Lands Alienated under the land Development Ordinance: A case in Land Settlements in North Central Province of Sri Lanka”, Research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura 2013
Research projects supervised
  • “An Evaluation of the Institutional Arrangements for the Title Registration Process in Sri Lanka”, Conducted by M.D.K Kumara for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2008/2009
  • “A Comparative Study on Application of Direct Capitalization Method and Discounted Cash Flow Method for Valuation of Investment Properties”, by J.M.R.L Bandara for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2008/2009
  • “Impact of Title Registration on the Land Market in Western Province of Sri Lanka” by W.M.J.A.Jayathileke, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2008/2009
  • “A Study on Unauthorized Construction of Houses in Colombo Municipal Council Area”, Conducted by A.A.W.N. Adikari for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2009/2010
  • “Application of Eco industrial Concepts in Katunayake Industrial Zone”, by W.M.S. Wijekoon for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2009/2010
  • “A Study on GIS Based Model for Rating Valuation of Residential Properties in Colombo Suburban Area”, by A.V.C.Wasantha, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2009/2010
  • “Analysis of Determinants of office Rental Values through Hedonic Price Model”, by P.S. Ranaweera, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2010/2011
  • “The Relationship between time on the Market and its Determinants in the Residential Land Market”, by B.A.R.N Fernando, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2010/2011
  • “An Analysis of Service Quality of Brokerage Industry in Sri Lanka”, by H.M.R. Erashini, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2010/2011
  • “Determinants of Urban Middle Income Housing Prices: A Hedonic Regression Analysis”, by A.B.C.S. Ariyasena, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2010/2011
  • “Public Perceptions on attitudes on Walking Avenues of Urban Areas of Sri Lanka”, by J.L.I. Dilhan, for the M.Sc in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree 2010/2011
Publications/presentations : Full Papers
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2000), “Significance of Urban Land Development and its Impact on Urban Land Values”, Proceedings of the Second Annual Research Sessions, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka. P.130-141
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2001), “Urban Development and Urban Activities”, Proceedings of the Annual Sessions, Institute of Valuers, Sri Lanka.
  • Wickramaarachchi N C and Gunawardene T G U P (2003), “Potentials of Business Valuation in the field of Real Estate Valuation and Management”, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Business Management of Developing Countries (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka p. 156-163.
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2005), “Title Registration as a Solution to Secure the Land Tenure in Sri Lanka :A case study at Divulapitiya”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Business Management in the Third World (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka p. 433-440.
  • Jayawardene H M I D P and Wickramaarachchi N C (2008), “Potential for Augmentation of Land Supply for Sustainable Development”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2008), “The Contribution of Spatial Planning to Reduce the Poverty Disparity in Sri Lanka”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) , Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Wasantha A V U Weerakoon K G P K and Wickramaarachchi N C (2012), “Rating Valuation Model for Residential Properties in Sri Lanka: Case Study in Homagama”, Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate, Published by the Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Issue 06, pp.61-78
Abstracts
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2002), “Aspects of Land Planning and their Impact on Human Settlement Development”, Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2005), “The Importance of Title Registration as a Land Administrative Technique”, Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2005), “A Study on the Consequence Results of Land Policy Reforms in Sri Lanka since Western Colonization”, Proceedings of the 10th International conference on Sri Lanka studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2006), “Land Policy as a Basic Tool to Manage the Usage of Lands in Sri Lanka”, Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.
  • Weerakoon K G P K, Wickramaarachchi N C, Ariyawansa R G, Hettiarachchi J N, and Kaluthanthri P C (2006) “A Study on Tsunami Refocusing Programe: with special reference to Matara District”, Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2007), “An Empirical Study on the Management of the Urban Environment in the Settlements of Urban Poor- A case study in Colombo Urban Area”, Proceedings of the 9th Asian Conference on Urbanization, Kangwon National University, Republic of Korea.
  • Suwandarathne C U and Wickramaarachchi N C (2008), “Social Dimensions of Resettlement of Urban Poor in High Rise Buildings: A case study at ‘Sahasa’ Resettlement Programme”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Social Sciences- Sri Lanka, Research Centre for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya.
  • Panduwawela C and Wickramaarachchi N C (2009), “An evaluation of the effectiveness of real estate development with special reference to High Level road in the City of Colombo”,, Proceedings of FMSC Research Symposium -2009/2010, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • Jayarathne U G G N K and Wickramaarachchi N C (2010), A study of the Satisfaction between the Rental Value and Facilities in the Public and Private Residences; A Tenant’s Perspective Proceedings of FMSC Research Symposium -2010/2011,Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Wickramaarachchi N C and Weerahewa J (2013), Security of Land Tenure, Investment and Productivity: Evidence from Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Annual Research Sessions -2013, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo
  • Wickramaarachchi N C and Weerahewa J (2014), Land Fragmentation, Land size and Productivity: Empirical Evidence from Irrigated Settlements of Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Annual Research Symposium 2014, National Center for Advanced Studies Sri Lanka.
Poster presentations
  • Wasantha A V U Weerakoon K G P K and Wickramaarachchi N C (2009), “A New Approach on Capital Value Based Rating Valuation Model for Residential Properties in Colombo Urban Area: Case Study in Homagama Pradeshiya Sabha”, 50thAnniversary Academic Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka,
  • Kaluthanthri P C and Wickramaarachchi N C (2009), Study on Applicability of Hedonic Pricing Model for Mass Appraisals of Residential Properties: Special Reference to Maththegoda Housing Scheme, Sri Lanka50thAnniversary Academic Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka,
  • Wickramaarachchi N C (2011), Causes and Incidences of Paddy Land Fragmentation in Sri Lanka: A Case Study in Maha-Kanadarawa Settlement Scheme in Anuradhapura District, Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Research Forum- 2011, Sri Lanka Agricultural Economics Association (SAEA)
Responsibilities
  • Head Department of Estate Management and Valuation, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2001/2002
  • Coordinator/M SC.PG Dip in Real Estate Management and Valuation, Department of Estate Management and Valuation 2009-2010
  • Treasure, Senior Common Room and Welfare Society, University of Sri Jayewardenepura 2009/2010
  • Council Member Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka 2013,2014
Professional Memberships
  • Associate Member– Institute of Real Estate and Valuation –Awarded – 2003
  • Corporate Member – Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka- Awarded – 2000
  • Life member – Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science Awarded – 2004
  • Life Member – Geo Informatics Society- Awarded – 2007
Contact Details Mobile – +9471262300
E-mail – nishani1223@gmail.com
tgup_perera
Senior Lecturer

tgup_perera

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Estate Management and Valuation (Special) Degree
Professional Qualification
Teaching Interest
Research Interest
  • Society, real estate pathways and choices
  • Neo liberalism verses urban planning potentials
  • Emerging Urbanism in Sri Lanka
Publications
  • HOUSING AFFORDABILITY! WHAT IS ITS REAL SENCE? Author: TGUP Perera Poster presented at the Research Poster Conference, University of Birmingham, UK 2014, June
  • “REVISITING RESETTLEMENT IN SRI LANKA: A REVIEW OF POLICEI AND PRACTICES Author: TGUP Perera, I S Weerassori, HMLP Karunarathne Abstract and the Full paper published 12th Asian Urbanization Conference Baranas Hindu University India 2013
  • AN EVALUATION OF SUCCESS AND FAILURES IN HAMBANTOTA, SIRIBOPURA RESETTLEMENT HOUSING PROGRAM: LESSONS LEARNED Author: TGUP Perera, I S Weerassori, HMLP Karunarathne Abstract and the Full paper published Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate 2013 http://journals.sjp.ac.lk/index.php/sljre/article/view/1060
  • ‘THE LAND FACTOR IN COMMUNITY RESETTLEMENT: TSUNAMI RESETTLMENT PROJECTS – HAMBANTOTA” Author: TGUP Perera, I S Weerassori, HMLP Karunarathne Presented the Paper, Full Paper published International Conference on Business Management – Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka 2012
  • “LAND MARKET INEFFICIENCIES LEADING TO PLANNING FAILURES IN SUBURBAN COLOMBO” Author: Karunarathne HMLP, T G U P Perera Presented the Paper, Abstract published Research Symposium – Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka 2011
  • “IMPLEMENTING LAND REGISTRATION SYSTEMS IN SRI LANKA: BEING PRAGMATIC” Author: T G U P Perera Abstract and the Full paper published Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate 2010 journals.sjp.ac.lk/index.php/SLJRE/article/download/114/48
  • “GIS BASED MODELING FOR PROPERTY VALUATION IN SRI LANKA”, Authors: K G P K Weerakoon, T G U P Perera Presented the paper, abstract and the Full paper published International Conference on Business Management, Colombo, Sri Lanka 2009
  • “THE ROLE OF LAND MANAGEMENT IN RELATION TO URBAN SPRAWL IN SRI LANKA, SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE CITY OF COLOMBO”, Unpublished Master Dissertation, University of Tokyo Japan 2008
  • “URBAN SPRAWL AND THE URBAN POLICY RESPONSES” Authors: Upuli Perera, Onishi Takashi, Tetsuo Kidokoro Abstract and the full paper published Sri Lanka Journal of Real Estate 2008
  • “HIGH- RISE THROUGH MARKET BASED APPROACH AS A SHELTER STRATEGY FOR URBAN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS (CASE STUDY: SUSTAINABLE TOWNSHIP PROGRAM – SAHASPURA APARTMENT COMPLEX, SRI LANKA)” Authors: Upuli Perera, Onishi Takashi, Tetsuo Kidokoro Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the Proceedings of International Conference on City Planning Institute of Japan Yokohama, Tokyo 2007 http://www.onishiken.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/e_a_pp.html
  • “GLOBALIZATION IMPACT ON URBAN SPATIAL STRUCTURE IN POST COLONIAL CITIES (THE CASE OF COLOMBO SRI LANKA)” Authors: Upuli Perera, Onishi Takashi, Tetsuo Kidokoro Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the 9th International Conference on Asian Urbanization, Korea, 2007 http://www.onishiken.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/e_a_pp.html
  • “LAND TENURE AND DEVELOPMENT POLICIES: ITS IMPACT ON LAND MARKET ( THE CASE OF COLOMBO SRI LANKA”) Authors: Upuli Perera, Onishi Takashi, Tetsuo Kidokoro Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the Proceedings of International Conference on City Planning Institute of Japan Tokyo, Japan 2007 http://www.onishiken.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/e_a_pp.html
  • “THE LEGACY OF CITY PLANNING OF COLOMBO SRI LANKA WHAT IS ITS DIRECTION?” Author: Upuli Perera Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the Proceedings of conference of Asian City Planning Tokyo, Japan 2006 http://www.onishiken.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/e_a_pp.html
  • “INTEGRATION OF GIS MODELING AND MULTI CRITERIA EVALUATION FOR LAND VALUATION IN SRI LANKA” Authors: K G P K Weerakoon, T G U P Perera Abstract published in the Proceedings of the 5th Map Asia International Conference, Bangkok, Thailand 2006
  • “RECLAMATION OF MARSHY LANDS AS A STRATEGY TO INCREASE URBAN RESIDENTIAL LAND SUPPLY: THE PUBLIC PERSPECTIVE” Author: Upuli Perera Presented the paper, abstract published in the Proceedings of the International Symposium of “ The Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century”, University of Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka 2006
  • “DOES THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS IN SRI LANKA BEING REASONABLE FOR THE VULNERABLE GROUPS IN THE SOCIETY?” Authors: Upuli Perera, P C Kaluthanthri Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the Proceedings of the International Symposium of “The Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century”, University of Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka 2006
  • “POTENTIALS OF BUSINESS VALUATION IN THE FIELD OF REAL ESTATE VALUATION AND MANAGEMENT”, Authors: N C Wickramarachchi, Upuli Perera Presented the paper, abstract and the full paper published in the International Conference of Business Management in Developing Countries in Colombo, Sri Lanka. 2003
  • “GIS BASED CRIME ANALYSIS FOR DECISION MAKING”
    Author: T G U P Perera,
    Presented the paper
    4th Student Annual Presentation, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura,
    Sri Lanka
    2002
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Prathap-Kaluthanthri
Senior Lecturer

 

Academic Qualification
  • M.Sc. in Real Estate Management and Valuation (SJP),MBA (PIM-USJ) ,B.Sc. (Special) Estate Management and Valuation (SJP),Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (Colombo)
Professional Qualification
  •  Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (UK)
Teaching Interest
  • Principles of Valuation
  • Advanced Valuation
  • Agricultural Valuation
  • Real Estate Management
  • Real Estate Marketing

 

Research Interest  

  • Corporate Real Estate Management
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Property Market
  • Real Estate Marketing
Publications
  • A Study on Factors Affecting Corporate Real Estate Management Practices in Commercial Banking Sector in Sri Lanka(Link)
    Sri Lankan Journal of Management, Vol 14, No 1, January – March 2009
  • Corporate Real Estate Asset Management Practices in Sri Lanka: Experience of the Commercial Banking Sector
    Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Issue 02, January 2009
  • Offering “True Customer Value” of Real Estate Industry in Sri Lanka; A Case Study in Millenium City (Athurugiriya) and Nivasiepura (Ja-Ela) Housing Complexes
    (2008), , Fifth International Conference on Business Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • A Study on the Viability of Investment in Multi-Story Office Buildings in terms of Building Cost and Rental Values
    2007, Fourth International Conference on Business Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, pp 412-417
  • A Study on Regulatory Constraints that Affect on Supply of Land for Development of City
    (2006) 10th Anniversary International Symposium, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
  • Does the Built Environment of Business Organization in Sri Lanka being “Reasonable” for the Vulnerable Groups in the Society?,
    (2006), 10th Anniversary International Symposium, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
  • A Study on Tsunami Rehousing Program; with Special Reference to Matara District,
    (2006) 10th Anniversary International Symposium, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
  • City of Colombo – A Paradise of South Asia”(2002) Students’ 4th Annual Presentation Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Managing Corporate Real Estate Asset: (Abstract)(2010), Annual Research Conference, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka
  • Finding Suitable Locations for Light Industrial Developments in Homagama Pradeshiya Sabha Area using GIS (Abstract)
    (2010), FMSC Research Symposium – First Semester 2010/2011, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerece, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
    Study on Applicability of Hedonic Pricing Model for Mass Appraisals of Residential Properties: Special Reference to Maththegoda Housing Scheme Sri Lanka (Abstract)
    2009, 50th Anniversary Academic Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Study on Applicability of Hedonic Pricing Model for Mass Appraisals of Residential Properties: Special Reference to Maththegoda Housing Scheme Sri Lanka (Poster Presentation)
    2009, 50th Anniversary Academic Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Corporate Real Estate Asset Management Practices in Commercial Banking Sector in Sri Lanka
    92008), Unpublished Master Research, Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo 08, Sri Lanka.
  • Physical and Regulatory Constraints that Affect on Supply of Land for City Development – (A Case Study of Moratuwa Municipal Council Limit)
    (2004) Unpublished Bachelor Research, Department of Estate Management & Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Application of Contingent Valuation Method to Assess the Economic Value of Public Library in Colombo
    (2011) Unpublished Master Dissertation, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Link between Business and Real Estate Strategies in the Department of Post, Sri Lanka: A Descriptive Analysis
    (2012), FMSC Research Symposium – First Semester 2011/2012, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • Geo-Demographic Information Model for Location of Convenience Shops: A GIS Perspective Case Study On A04 Trunk Road, Maharagama, Sri Lanka
    International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) 2013, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    December 2013
  • An Empirical Study on Spatial Pattern of Land-Use Change in Vuniya Urban Council Area Sri Lanka During 1995-2010
    FMSC Symposium 2014 – Faculty of Managemet Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    March 2014
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Important Positions Hold
Contact Details Mobile – +94773654879
E-mail – prathap@sjp.ac.lk
jayawardene
Lecturer

jayawardene

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc (Hons) T & CP (Moratuwa); M.Sc. Real Estate Management and Valuation (SJP); MITP (SL); PhD Candidate (University of Auckland)
Professional Qualification
Teaching Interest
  • Urban and Regional Planning
Research Interest
  • Water sensitive planning and designs for cities in a tropical context
  • Climate change, governance and resilience cities
  • Real estate developmentand the sustainable environment
  • Planning with nature and low impact approaches
Research and Publications
  • Jayawardena H.M.I.D.P., Van Roon M., Knight-Lenihan S., (on-going) (2015), Revisiting the Urban Climate Change and Governance: Enhancing Water Sensitive Planning Practices through Multi-level Governance Approach to Optimise Adaptation, 7thInternational Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses, Vancouver, Canada
  • Jayawardena H.M.I.D.P., Van Roon M., Knight-Lenihan S., (2014), Resilience Planning: an Innovative Approach in Dealing with Urban Vulnerabilities and Adaptation to Priorities Opportunities for Uncertain Urban Futures, New Zealand Planning Institute’s Annual Conference, “Mountain to the sea”, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,WeerakoonK.G.P.K.,2011),UrbangreenspacedevelopmentpracticesinColombo;anintegratedapproachonstatisticalintegrationwithGIS,4thNationalGeographyConference,UniversityofSriJayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • WeerakoonK.G.P.K.,JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,(2009/2010),SpatialInterpretationfor LocationDistributionoftheGovernmentSchoolsinColomboDistrictusingGIS;FMSC-ResearchSymposium,UniversityofSriJayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,(2009),ImpactsonPlanningInterventionsonReal EstateSectorinthecityofColombo, 50th Anniversary celebrations and the academic conference, UniversityofSriJayewardenepura,SriLanka
  • JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,(2009),StudyofTimingand Rateof Re-DevelopmentDecision Takenon RealEstate.International ConferenceofBusiness Management,UniversityofSri Jayewardenepura,SriLanka(Received the bestresearch paper award)
  • WeerakoonK.G.P.K.,JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,2008)AStudyonChangingLandUsePatternUsingGIS,SpecialReferencetoColomboUrbanArea.CaseStudyin Boralesgamuwa,The 29th Asian Conferenceon RemoteSensing(ACRS), Colombo,SriLanka
  • Wickkrmarachchi N.C., Jayawardena H.M.I.D.P., (2008) Potential for Augmentation of Land Supply for Sustainable Urban Development, International Conference of Business Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  • WeerakoonK.G.P.K.,JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,(2008)GISBasedMulti-Criteria EvaluationforSpatialDistributionofSchoolsinWesternProvince.ACaseStudyin ColomboDistrict,The29thAsianConferenceonRemoteSensing(ACRS), Colombo, SriLanka
  • WickkrmarachchiN.C.,JayawardenaH.M.I.D.P.,(2008)PotentialforAugmentationof LandSupplyforSustainableUrbanDevelopment,InternationalConferenceofBusinessManagement,UniversityofSriJayewardenepura,SriLanka
  • “GISapplicationforDevelopmentofGreenSpacesin ColomboUrbanArea;SpecialreferencetoBoralesgamuwaUrbanCouncil”, Thesis submitted to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, asapartial fulfillmentoftheM.ScDegreeinRealEstateManagementandValuation (2010)
  • “LivingHighandSpaceManagement: HowitWorks?CasestudyinCityofColombo”A research funded by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura (Research assistant)
  • “PotentialforAugmentationofLandSupplyforSustainableUrbanDevelopment”,Thesis submitted to the University of Moratuwa, as a partialfulfillmentoftheB.ScDegreeinTownandCountryPlanning (2007)
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Important Positions Hold
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E-mail – to.iresh@gmail.com
lakshi
Lecturer(Probationary)

lakshi

 

Academic Qualification
  • B.Sc. Estate Management and Valuation (Special) Degree
Professional Qualification
Teaching Interest
  • Environmental Studies and Natural Resources Management
  • Computer Aided Designing (AutoCAD)
  • Housing Market
  • Real Estate Development and Management
Research Interest
  • Community development through Land/ Housing Development and Management
  • Property & Land Market
  • Natural Resources Management
Publications
  • “Perera, T.G.U.P., Weerasoori, I. & Karunarathne, H.M.L.P. (2012) “An Evaluation of Success and Failures in Hambantota, Siribopura Resettlement Housing Program: Lessons Learned”, Sri Lankan Journal of Real Estate, Issue 06, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Perera, T.G.U.P., Weerasoori, I. & Karunarathne, H.M.L.P (2013) “Revisiting Resettlement in Sri Lanaka: A Review of Policies and Practices”, Abstract has been accepted for the 12th International Asian Urbanization Conference, Department of Geography, Barans Hindu University, India
  • Perera, T.G.U.P, Weerasoori, I. & Karunarathne, H.M.L.P. (2013) “The land factor in Community resettlement: Tsunami resettlement projects –Hambantota”, 9th International Conference on Business Management, FMSC, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Karunarathne, H.M.L.P. (2011) “Land Market Inefficiencies Leading to Planning Failures in Suburban Colombo (A Case study of Homagama PS)”, FMSC-Research Symposium in 2011, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Karunarathne, H.M.L.P. (2010) “A Study on Land Market Inefficiencies leading to Suburban Sprawl in Colombo Special reference to Homagama PS Area”, 9th Annual Research Session, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, FMSC, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Karunarathne, H.M.L.P. & Alagiyawanna, A.V.J.L.K. (2009) “ A study on beneficial effects on resettlement of informal community in City of Colombo (Special reference to Slave Island Resettlement Project)”, 8th Annual Research Session, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, FMSC, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Karunarathne, H.M.L.P & Jayerathne, U.G.G.N.K. (2008) “Hoardings in Urban Area : Functions & implications: Case study in Nugegoda Area”, 7th Annual Research Session 2008, Department of Estate Management and Valuation, FMSC, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
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Important Positions Hold
Contact Details Mobile – +94719288299
E-mail – lakshikarunarathne@sjp.ac.lk