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Jeewanthi Hettiarachchi
Lecturer
Department of Religious Studies and Comparative Philosophy
+94 11 2857786  Ext: 2220
+9411 21 70 457 / +9471 48 47 968
jeewanthi@bpu.ac.lk





Academic Qualification 

  • B.Sc (Hons) (UK) - B.Sc (Hons) in Business Information Technology, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom
  • M.Sc (Colombo) - M.Sc in Information Technology in E-Learning, University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka 
  • Diploma in Computer Hardware Engineering with Networking, TurnKey
  • Diploma in English Language, University of Visual and Performing Arts

Memberships

  • Executive Member - Lanka Network Operators Group (2019 onwards)
  • Member - Academic Union of Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (2018 onwards)
  • Associate Member - The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (2012 onwards)

Academic Experience

  • Lecturer (Probationary), Department of Religious Studies and Comparative Philosophy, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (July 2018 - Present)
  • Lecturer, IDM Nations Campus Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. (June 2017 - June 2018)
  • Computer Demonstrator, Department of Industrial Management, Faculty of Science, University of Kelaniya (March 2016 -  February 2017)
  • Computer Lecturer, Department of Basic Principles, Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya (December 2013 - February 2016)
  • Computer Instructor, IT Center, University of the Visual & Performing (February 2013 - November 2013)
  • Computer Demonstrator (Temporary), IT Center, University of the Visual & Performing (July, 2009 - January, 2013)
  • Lecturer, Centre for Open and Distance Learning, University of the Visual & Performing Arts (January 2012 - December 2015)
  • Trainer -  ICT in Higher Education for Academic Staff
  • Facilitator - ASAP (Accelerated Skills Acquisition Programme), USAID Microsoft Unlimited Potential Partnership (UPP) Programme
    E-Learning Content Developer / Mentor - Open University Sri Lanka, Distance Education Modernization Project
  • IT Coordinator, IDM Nations Campus  (January 2009 - July 2009)
  • Instructor, IDM Nations Campus (January 2009 - July 2009)
  • Trainee Instructor, IDM Nations Campus ( May 2008 - January 2009)

Administration

  • Head – Computer Teaching Unit, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka  (August 2018 - Present)
  • Member - IT Committee, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka  (August 2018 - Present)
  • Member - Technical Evaluation Committee, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka  (August 2018 - Present)
  • Coordinator Special projects - IDM Nations Campus Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. (June 2017 - June 2018)
  • Programme Manager - Multimedia, - IDM Nations Campus Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. (June 2017 - June 2018)
  • Member - ICT Committee, Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya (December 2013 - February 2016)
  • Member - Technical Evaluation Committee (UGC Project), University of the Visual & Performing (February 2013 - November 2013)
  • Member - HETC project, University of the Visual & Performing (February 2013 - November 2013)
  • Member - Sub Committee for Web portal Development, Strategic Business Unit, University of the Visual & Performing (February 2013 - November 2013)
  • Member - Sub Committee for International Relationship, Strategic Business Unit, University of the Visual & Performing (February 2013 - November 2013)

Research Interests

  • Education
  • ICT for Education
  • e-Learning
  • Instructional Design
  • Multimedia


Current Research Activities

  • Improve Webometrics Ranks of Buddhist & Pali University, Sri Lanka.


Research & Publications

Academic Distinctions, Scholarships, Prizes

  • Merit Award Best Performance in the Field of IT, Virtusa (2011)
  • Medal of Completion, City Campus 3, IDM Affiliated University (2010)
  • Top five. Kandy Girls’ High School (2007)
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