SUSL Staff Directory

Mr. GCL Pathirana

Senior Lecturer

pathiranaakash@gmail.com

Qualifications

M.A. (The University of Tokyo) Japan-2013

B.A. Hons (PDN) Sri Lanka -2004

Certificate Course in Teaching Methodology (SUSL) Sri Lanka-2008

 


Profile

Mr. Chandana Pathirana obtained his M.A. from Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP), The University of Tokyo, Japan, in Public Policy.He joined the Faculty of Arts of Peradeniya University by the year 2005 as an assistant lecturer. After completing nearly two and half year service at the University of Peradeniya, he managed to join the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka as a probationary lecturer by the year 2008. At present, he works as a senior lecturer in Political Science in the Department of Social Sciences. His teaching and research interests are related Public Policy Management, Development Administration, and Comparative Public Administration.


Research Interests

Public Policy and Management

Development Administration

Cooperative Governance

 

Ongoing Research Project

The Role of Cooperative Governance for Development of Administration in Sri Lanka: A Study Based on the Township Project of Balangoda Urban Council

 


Recent Publications

Pathirana G.C.L and Narangoda N.A.W.S. 2016. Citizen’s Charter: Improving local government service delivery (With Special Reference to the Balangoda Urban Council),  GARI International Research Conference, Global Academic Research Institute, Colombo.

Pathirana G.C.L. 2016. Developing Goals and Aid Policy in Developing Countries,  03rd International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable DEVELOPMENT, The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) Colombo.

Pathirana G.C.L, 2012. Problems of Human Security in South Asia, International Conference on Public Policy, The University of Tokyo-Japan.

Pathirana G.C.L, 2013. Impacts of the Population Aging in Sri Lanka, International Conference on Public Policy, The University of Tokyo-Japan.

Pathirana G.C.L, H. Ranjith and Ravindra Chandrasiri Palliyaguruge (2010) Applicability of Public Choice Theory: with Special reference to Sri Lanka Telecom, in Abstract volume of 12th International Conference on Sri Lanka Studies, The Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka and The Open University of Sri Lanka, Colombo

H.U.S.Pradeep, N.Sivakumar, Ranjith Dicwella , G.C.L.Pathirana.2012. Biographical Characteristics and their Influence over the Organizational Behaviour: Evidence from Sri Lanka, in Abstract volume of 5th Research Conference, The Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo

Pathirana G.C.L. 2010. An Introduction to Development Administration, In Hiniduma Sunil Senevi, ed. Sabaragamuwa Visvaviddiyaliya Sastriya Sangrahaya. Vol. 5. Belihuloya: Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep and Pathirana G.C.L. et.al. 2014. Application of International Law in Domestic Legal System: Sri Lankan Experiences. In Manoj, Ariyarathna. ed. Sabaragamuwa Visvaviddiyaliya Sastriya Sangrahaya. Vol. 7. Belihuloya: Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Madushantha,K.A.D.S. and Pathirana G.C.L, 2014. The "Mahinda Chinthana Policy" as a New Step on Urban Development (With Reference to Bandarawela Urban Council and the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development)”, First Annual Student Research Session on Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Musanmil S.A.M., Pathirana G.C.L, 2014, The Role of Public Satisfaction in Public Service Delivery: Special Reference in Akkaraipattu Divisional Secretariat" First Annual Student Research Session on Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Pathirana G.C.L, & Abeysekara G.G.N.S. 2015 “A Critical Analysis of the Influence of Mega Development Projects for the Environmental Rights Violation in Sri Lanka”, Second Annual Student Research Session on Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Pathirana G.C.L, & Kanuja T., 2015, “Reconstruction Welfare Policy for the Rural Development in Sri Lanka: With Special Reference of the Housing Plan Welfare Policy in Kanakaraya Kulam South in Vovuniya District”, Second Annual Student Research Session on Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Pathirana G.C.L, & Ashokamala H.P.D., 2015, “An Analytical Study on the Impact of Mahindodaya Technological Laboratory Scholl Project to the Rural Community (Special reference to Galnewa Education Division at Anuradhapura District”, Second Annual Student Research Session on Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.