SUSL Staff Directory

Mr. HUS Pradeep

Lecturer (prob.)

sanjayapra@yahoo.com

Qualifications

MA (Peradeniya) - Sri Lanka

MA (NOMA-NSU) - Bangladesh

BA Hons (Peradeniya) - Sri Lanka 

Dip in International Relations (BCIS) - Sri Lanka

Advance Course in Conflict Resolution (TUFS) - Japan

Certificate Course in Teaching Methodology (SUSL) - Sri Lanka


Profile

Mr. H. U. S. Pradeep is a Lecturer (Probationary) in Political Science attached to the Department of Social Sciences. He is passionate about his teaching, research, counseling, consultancies and administrative roles in the university. His teaching and research interests include International Relations, Conflict and Peace Building, Issues of Human Rights, Issues in Local Governance, Corruption in Public Sector and Women Rights. He has published his research findings in both international and national reputed journals and other publications.


Research Interests

International Relations, Conflict and Peace Building, Issues of Human Rights, Issues in Local Governance, Corruption in Public Sector and Women Rights


Current Research Projects

Mitigating the Human-Crocodile Conflict in Sri Lanka: A Study Based on the Nilwala River Area in Matara District


Recent Publications

 

Books

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2011. Disaster Management and NGOs. Colombo: S. Godage and Sons. (In Sinhala)

 

Book Chapters

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2017. Nation-Building and Religion in Post-Colonial South Asian States: Sri Lankan and Indian Experiences. In Susantha Rasnayeke and Prabath Galagamage. eds. Sociology of South Asia. Colombo: S. Godage and Sons. Chapter. 12. Pp. 401-430. (In Sinhala)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2014. Religion and Politics. In Saman, Handaragama. ed. Political Sociology II. Colombo: Samira Publications. Chapter. 06. Pp. 120-148. (In Sinhala)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Handaragama, Saman., 2013. An Introduction to Political Sociology. In Saman, Handaragama. ed. Political Sociology I. Colombo: Samira Publications. Chapter. 01. Pp. 15-30. (In Sinhala)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2013. Behaviouralism and Study of Politics. In Saman, Handaragama. ed. Political Sociology I. Colombo: Samira Publications. Chapter. 02. Pp. 31-56. (In Sinhala)

 

Published Articles in English (Refereed International Journals)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2018, Mitigating the Human-Crocodile Conflict in Sri Lanka: A Study Based on the Nilwala River Area in Matara District. In: D. Amaratunga and R. Haigh (eds), ELSEVIR, Vol. 212. Science Direct, Available online at www.sciencedirect.com

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2018, Understanding Disaster Risk and Mitigation: Special Reference to Ratnapura District. In: D. Amaratunga and R. Haigh (eds), ELSEVIR, Vol. 212. Science Direct, Available online at www.sciencedirect.com

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2018, Analysis of Causes and Effects of Coastal Erosion and Environmental Degradation in Southern Coastal belt of Sri Lanka. In: D. Amaratunga and R. Haigh (eds), ELSEVIR, Vol. 212. Science Direct, Available online at www.sciencedirect.com

Uluwaduge. Pradeep. et.al., 2013. Women’s Economic Participation in Rural Development. In International Journal of Education and Research. Vol. 1. No. 8. Australia: Contemporary Research Center. Pp. 101-118.

Uluwaduge. Pradeep. et.al., 2013. The Role of Informal Women Entrepreneurs in Livelihood Development and Regional Development. In International Journal of Arts and Commerce. Vol. 2. No. 5. UK: Center for Enhancing Knowledge. Pp. 1-15.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Dikwella, Ranjith., 2012. Problems and Challenges Faced by the Local Government Authorities in Delivering Health Services in Sri Lanka: A Case Study of Matara Municipal Council. In International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. Vol. 2, No. 3. New Delhi: Research India Publications. Pp. 239-258.

 

Published Articles in English (Refereed Local Journals)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2014. Invisible Economic Contribution of House Wives in Rural Sri Lanka. In Jaffna University International Research Conference Proceedings. Sri Lanka: University of Jaffna. Pp. 561-566.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2013. Diffusion of Religious Values and Repositioning the God Sakra in Sinhalese Religious Pantheon: The Case of New Lakshmi Shrine in Kataragama. In Modern Sri Lankan Studies: A Journal of the Social Sciences. Vol. IV. No 01. Sri Lanka: University of Peradeniya. Pp. 100-123.

 

Published Articles in Sinhala (Refereed Local Journals)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Kamalarathna, Thusara., 2013. The Role of the NGOs in Disaster Mnagment: Sri Lankan Experience. In Daya, Amarasekara. and Thusara, Kamalarathna. eds. Samaja Vimasuma. Vol. 15. University of Peradeniya: Department of Sociology. Pp. 145-178.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Rasnayake, Susantha., 2013. The Reality of Global Consumption Pattern and Decline of the Envirnment: An Envirnmental Sociological Analysis. In Manoj, Ariyarathna. ed. Sabaragamuwa Visvaviddiyaliya Sastriya Sangahaya. Vol. 7. Belihuloya: Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. 

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., 2013. Application of International Law in Domestic Legal System: Sri Lankan Experiences. In Manoj, Ariyarathna. ed. Sabaragamuwa Visvaviddiyaliya Sastriya Sangahaya. Vol. 7. Belihuloya: Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. 

 

Published Articles in Sinhala (Non-refereed Journals)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Rasnayake, Susantha., 2013. An Critical Analysis of Greek and Roman Conceptions of Citizenship. In Rev. Rasnakawawe Sangarathana. ed. Chanoddipana. Venerable Nugethanne Sri Felicitation. Rambukwelle Prapanchasara Thera. Peradeniya: Sri Sambuddhathwa Jayanthi Dharma Pusthakalaya. Pp. 433-445.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Rasnayake, Susantha., 2013. A study of Child Rights Protection Macanism in Sri Lanka. In Sambasha. 2010/11. Vol. 18. Colombo: Ministry of Education (Piriven Education Unit). Pp. 839-861.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2011. The Bhikku in Sri Lankan Politics. In Sambasha. 2009/10. Vol. 17. Colombo: Ministry of Education (Piriven Education Unit). Pp. 727-750.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2010. The Evolution and Contemporary Trends of Cyprus Conflict: An Analysis. In Rev. Palmadulle, Dammika. ed. Abicharana. Felicitation Volume of Venerable Vehalle Dammapala Nayaka Thera. Colombo: Cyber Gate Service Pvt. Ltd. 

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2009. Contribution Made by the Samuel P. Huntingtonge for Study of Politics. In Ranjan, Lal. Gammeddage. ed. Prajna. Felicitation Volume of Venerable Rambukwelle Pannasara Thera. Colombo: S. Godage and Sons. Pp. 44-66.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 2009. Contribution Made by the Ancient Greek Philosophers for Study of Politics: An Analysis. In Rev. Uduwahara, Ananda. et.al. eds. Prasadini. Felicitation Volume of Venerable Dawuldena Pagnasara Thera. Colombo: Wijesiri Book Publisher. Pp. 195-215.

 

Paper Presentations (International Conference and Symposium)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Mitigating the Human-Crocodile Conflict in Sri Lanka: A Study Based on the Nilwala River Area in Matara District. Paper was presented at the 7th International Conference on Building Resilience; Using Scientific Knowledge to Inform Policy and Practice in Disaster Risk Reduction. Bangkok, Thailand. 27-29 November, 2017.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Understanding Disaster Risk and Mitigation: Special Reference to Ratnapura District. Paper was presented at the 7th International Conference on Building Resilience; Using Scientific Knowledge to Inform Policy and Practice in Disaster Risk Reduction. Bangkok, Thailand. 27-29 November, 2017.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Analysis of Causes and Effects of Coastal Erosion and Environmental Degradation in Southern Coastal belt of Sri Lanka. With Special Reference to Unawatuna Coastal Area. Paper was presented at the 7th International Conference on Building Resilience; Using Scientific Knowledge to Inform Policy and Practice in Disaster Risk Reduction. Bangkok, Thailand. 27-29 November, 2017.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Human-Crocodile Conflict in Sri Lanka: With Special Reference to the Nilwala River Area in Matara District. Paper was presented at the 5th International Symposium. South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 7th and 8th December, 2015.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Invisible Economic Contribution of House Wives in Rural Sri Lanka. Paper was presented at the Jaffna University International Research Conference (JUICE) - 2014. University of Jaffna. Sri Lanka. 18th and 19th December, 2014.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Greedy Consumption and Its Ecological Impacts: A Buddhist Approach. Paper was presented at the 5th International Conference. Sri Lanka Association of Buddhist Studies (SLABS), Sri Lanka. 6th, 7th, 8th September, 2013.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Problems and Issues in Enhancing Transparency and Accountability in Local Government: Empirical Evidence from Ambagamuwa Pradheshiya Sabha in Nuwaraeliya District of Sri Lanka. Paper was presented at the 4th International Symposium. Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 11th and 12th January, 2013.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Decentralization of Power and Its Impact on Regional Development in Sri Lanka: A Study Based on Southern Provincial Council. Paper was presented at the Pandith G. P. Wickramarachchi Memorial International Research Symposium. Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayuruveda Institute, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. 8th and 9th November, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Decentralization in Sri Lanka: A Critical Analysis of Decentralization During 1970s and Its impact on Rural Development. Paper was presented at the 1st International Research Conference. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka. 8th and 9th November, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Challenges and Problems in Accessing State Service in Tamil Language in Sri Lanka: A Case Study of the Plantation Tamil Community in the Nuwara-Eliya District. Paper was presented at the International Symposium. General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Sri Lanka. 22nd and 23rd August, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Ramesh, R., The Impact of Local Government Service Delivery on the Estate Tamil Community in Sri Lanka: A Critical Analysis of Health Service Delivery of the Ambagamuwa Pradheshiya Sabha in the Nuwara-Eliya District. Paper was presented at the International Conference on Asian Studies. International University of Japan, Japan. 26th and 27th July, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Nation Building is a Dilemma in Sri Lanka after War. Paper was presented at the Jaffna University International Research Conference (JUICE) - 2012. University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka. 20th and 21st July, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Women’s Rights Violation: Human Rights Approach. Paper was presented at the 2nd International Symposium. South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 25th and 27th May, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., The Impact of Poor Political Socialization in Violation of Fundamental Rights of the Tea Estate Labourers in Sri Lanka: A Case Study of Ooduwerre Division. Paper was presented at the 2nd International Symposium. South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 25th and 27th May, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., The Role of Informal Women Entrepreneurs in Livelihood Development and Regional Development. Paper was presented at the Association of Commonwealth Universities Conference (ACUC). ACU, Sri Lanka. 6th, 7th and 8th March, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., The Changing Role of God Sakkra in the Sinhalese Buddhist Tradition: An Anthropological View. Paper was presented at the International Buddhist Conference. Buddhasravaka Bhikku University, Sri Lanka. 17th, 18th and 19th February, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Sivakumar, N., Challenges of Local Government Service Delivery: A Case Study of Matara Municipal Council. Paper was presented at the 1st International Conference on the Social Sciences and the Humanities. University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. 16th and 17th December, 2011.

 

Paper Presentations (National Conference and Symposium)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Amaraveera, E. D. G. K. S., The Role of the Religious Organizations in Post War Nation Building in Sri Lanka: Special Reference to Bodu Bala Sena and All Ceylon Jamaitul Ulama Organization. Paper was presented at the 2nd Annual Student Research Session. Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 20th October, 2015.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Saumya, S. A., Critical Analysis of Election Promises and Its Practical Context in Sri Lanka: With Special Reference to Presidential Election in 2010. Paper was presented at the 2nd Annual Student Research Session. Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 20th October, 2015.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Dananjani, E. J. D. S., Rights of Illegal Migrants Who Migrated to the Australia from Sri Lanka: Study Based on Mirissa and Devinuwara Divisional Secretariat Divisions. Paper was presented at the 2nd Annual Student Research Session. Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 20th October, 2015.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Fasith, Y. A., Problems and Issues of Women Representation in Local Government Authorities: Special Reference to Baticaloa Municipal Council. Paper was presented at the 1st Annual Student Research Session. Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 18th August, 2014.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Premawansha, M. H. S. N., Youth Community’s Participation in Present Political Process: Special Reference to Youth Community in Village and University. Paper was presented at the 1st Annual Student Research Session. Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 18th August, 2014.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Development to Whom in Sri Lanka: A Case Study. Paper was presented at the 11th Academic Sessions, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka. 19th March, 2014.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Buddhism in Domestic Life. Paper was presented at the National Conference. Bhiksu University of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura. 27th and 28th December, 2013.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Hygiene Policies and Impacts for School Teenagers in Sri Lanka. Paper was presented at the PAS 15th Annual Sessions. Population Association of Sri Lanka. University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 8th September, 2013.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Women’s Participation and Activism in University Students' Organizations: A Study of the Sabaragamuwa University. Paper was presented at the RASSL 6th Annual Research Conference. Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st March, 2013.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Women in Development Policies: A Case Study Analysis. Paper was presented at the PAS 14th Annual Sessions. Population Association of Sri Lanka. University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 8th June, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Biographical Characteristics and Their Influence over the Organizational Behavior: Evidence from Sri Lanka. Paper was presented at the RASSL 5th Annual Research Conference. Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 30th and 31st March, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Ramesh, R., Youth Reluctance to Work in the Plantation Sector: An Analysis of Causes and Policy Options. Paper was presented at the RASSL 5th Annual Research Conference. Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka. 30th and 31st March, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. et.al., Importance of Public-Private-Non-Profit Partnership at Sub-National Level for Post-War Regional Development in Sri Lanka. Paper was presented at the YRC Conference. The Young Researcher’s Collective, Sri Lanka, 20th and 21st January, 2012.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., Local Government and Health Service Delivery in Sri Lanka: A Case Study of Matara Municipal Council. Paper was presented at the South Eastern University National Conference. South Eastern University, Sri Lanka. 10th and 11th December, 2011.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep. and Kanchana, D. G., Role of the e-Governance in Curbing the Corruption of Public Sector: A Case Study of Devinuwara Divisional Secretariat Office. Paper was presented at the Peradeniya University Research Sessions (PURSE). University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. 24th November, 2011.

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., The Role of the Media in Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka (A Study Based on Divaina News Paper). Paper was presented at the Annual Conference of SASL. Sociological Association of Sri Lanka, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 11th June, 2009.

 

News Paper Articles

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 04th February, 2013. The Political Freedom: Make It Real in Sri Lanka. Lankadeepa. p.6. (In Sinhala)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 12th January, 2013. The Political Challenges Faced by Sri Lanka. Lankadeepa. p.4. (In Sinhala)

Uluwaduge, Pradeep., 15th November, 2011. The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC): Lessons Learnt. Divaina. p.12. (In Sinhala)