SUSL Staff Directory

Mr. Jayalath Aththanayake

Senior Lecturer

jayalath@mgt.sab.ac.lk

Qualifications

B.Com (Special) 1st Class (Hons)

MSc (Management)

MISMM


Profile

I am a Senior Lecturer attached to the Department of Business Management and teaching course units specialized in Management Science like Business Mathematics, Operational Research and Statistics. In addition to that studying debate on international accounting standards setting as an academic as well as a professional.


Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

  • Member of Institute of Supplies & Materials Management of Sri Lanka
  • Member of Governing Council of ISMM
  • Member of the study board of IHRA of University of Colombo
  • Former member of the study board of Sri Lanka Militery Academy(SLMA)
  • Former member of senate of SUSL
  • Former Head of the Department of Business Management
  • Former Acting Dean of the Faculty of Management Studies
  • President, National Intelectuals Organaization, Badulla District

Research Interests

  • International Accounting
  • Accounting Standards
  • Environmental Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Indiginious Management

Current Research Projects

  • DOES IFRS EXERCISES THE PROFESSIONAL JUDGEMENT? Rule Based Accounting Standards Vs Principle Based Accounting Standards, An Institutional Logic of Sri Lanka


Recent Publications

Attanayake.AMJ, (2007) Rule Based Accounting Standards Vs Principle Based Accounting Standards: A critical Examination of Sri Lanka Accounting Standards. Conference proceeding, 4th International Conference on Business Management,University of Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka.

Alwis.K & Attanayake AMJ (2016) The Impact of Glass Ceiling Factors on Women Career Development,1st Interdisciplinary Conference of Management Researchers, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

Attanayake.AMJ, (2018) Is the Debate Over? A Review on Rule Based Accounting Standards Vs Principle Based Accounting Standards”. Conference, 15th Annual World Congress of the Academy for Global Business Advancement, Thailand.


Completed Research Projects

  • Rule Based Accounting Standards Vs Principle Based Accounting Standards: A critical Examination of Sri Lanka Accounting Standards(2006).

Consultancies

  • Chair to Curiculum Designing Commitee for MBA in Supply Chain Management, Open University of Sri Lanka
  • Member of Study Board of IHRA University of Colombo
  • Chief Examiner for the Department of Commissioner General of Examination of Sri Lanka