CV

W.V.P.H.Ranaweera

Senior Lecturer Grade II

Department of Languages, Cultural Studies and Performing Arts

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Gangodawila,Nugegpoda

Sri Lanka 10250

Phone (official)  : 0112758315

 (personal) : 0773936967/0112836610

Email : himalika@sjp.ac.lk/wvphr123@gmail.com

EDUCATION

PhDin Cultural Studies

2009 –2014
University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Dissertation:  - Ishvara Cult in Sri Lanka

B.A.(Honurs) in Cultural and Aesthetic Studies
1997-2001
University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Professional Qualifications

Visharada - Fully Qualified -Bhatatha Natyam – Bhathakanda Sangeeth vidyapith, Laknow,India

Partly Qualified- Kathak Dancing- Bhathakanda Sangeeth vidyapith, Laknow,India

Fully Qualified - National Dancing and music examination- Kandian Dancing

Partly Qualified - National Dancing and music examination- Low Country Dancing

Research Interests
Cultural Studies, Dancing, Performing Arts

Professional Experience
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Senior Lecturer, Department of Languages Cultural Studies and Performing Arts, University of Sri Ja’pura, Sri Lanka
From 2014 -2017

Lecturer (Probationary) ,Department of Languages Cultural Studies and Performing Arts, University of Sri Ja’pura, Sri Lanka
From 2009 – 2014

Lecturer (Temporary) ,Department of Languages Cultural Studies and Performing Arts, University of Sri Ja’pura, Sri Lanka
2002.02.11– 2002.09.30

Lecturer (Visiting) ,Department of Languages Cultural Studies and Performing Arts, University of Sri Ja’pura, Sri Lanka
2002.10.14– 2004

Temporary Tutor,Department of Languages Cultural Studies and Performing Arts, University of Sri Ja’pura, Sri Lanka
2002.02.11 – 2002.09.30

Awards and Grants
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World Class University Project

Fall 2012 -2014

University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE _____________________________________________________________________________

Served on the following committees and/or boards:

  • 2018 -Committee member of  The Orientation programme
  • 2017 -Committee member –Cultural Committee- Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 2017 Chair Person –Symposium of Folk Lore -Cultural Center and Art Circle- University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2017 - Review Panel Committee Member –Symposium of Folk lore Organized by Arts circle - University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2017 -Committee Member -Vidyodaya Undergraduate Research Day - University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2017 - Review Panel Committee Member -Vidyodaya Undergraduate Research Day- University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2017 -Committee member –Cultural Committee- Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 2017 -Committee member – RANRASU cultural Programme - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 2017 -Committee member of  The Orientation programme
  • 2016 Chair Person –Symposium of Folk Lore -Cultural Center and Art Circle- University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2016 Review Panel –Symposium of Folk Lore -Cultural Center and Art Circle- University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • 2015 -Review Panel - International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approach (ICMA) 
  • 2010 - Committee member of The 50th anniversary cultural programme (Naada nadee) and the SLUG games .
  • 2008 ,2007, 2006 - Committee member of the Harmony programme conducted by the Medical   Faculty of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in 2008 ,2007, 2006
    • 2009,2010,2011 - Committee member of The Orientation programme

 

 

CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

The aspects of Buddhist Culture in Sabaragamu Shanthikarma. (MPhill Supervising)

 

PERSONAL DETAILS

 

  • Name in Full: Wickramasinghe Vidane Pathiranege Himalika Ranaweera
  • Religion: Buddhist
  • Date of Birth: 1977/07/16
  • Material Statues: Married
  • Gender: Female