Parthenon - Acropolis, Athens
Ruwantha Kulatunga (KMRN Kulatunga)
Office Address Department of Classical Languages
Faculty of Arts
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya 20400
Sri Lanka
Email ruwanthak@yahoo.co.uk
Telephone 0094 81 239 2524
Personal Website HERE


Educational & Professional Qualifications
  • PhD Cand. (Thessaloniki, Greece) since 2010
  • MPhil (Cork, Ireland)
  • BA in Western Classical Culture (Peradeniya) 2001
  • Greek and Latin Summer School, University College Cork, Ireland -2005, 2007
  • Foundation Certificate in Management Studies, The Institute of Commercial Management, Kandy, Sri Lanka - 2001 - 2002
  • Diploma in French Language, Alliance Française de Kandy, Sri Lanka -1992 - 1996

  • Positions Held (selected)
  • Visiting Lecturer, Department of Fine Arts, University of Peradeniya - 2009 – 2010
  • Secretary, Senior Common Room - Faculty of Arts - University of Peradeniya – 2009-2010
  • Student Orientation Programme - Faculty of Arts - University of Peradeniya – Member - Organizing Committee – 2010
  • Faculty Handbook, Faculty of Arts - University of Peradeniya – Member - Preparation Team – 2010
  • Postgraduate Handbook, Faculty of Arts – University of Peradeniya – Member – Preparation Team - 2010
  • Society for the Integration of Science and Human Values, University of Peradeniya – Secretary - 2005 - 2006, 2009 - 2010
  • Peradeniya University Research Sessions (PURSE) – Member - Organizing Committee – 2003, 2004, 2010
  • Postgraduate Research Symposium - Faculty of Arts - University of Peradeniya Member - Organizing Committee – 2003, 2004, 2005, 2010
  • World Bank sponsored IRQUE Project to Improve Relevance and Quality of Undergraduate Education – Member –
  • Proposal Development Committee – Joint Social Sciences Proposal, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya - 2004
  • Proposal for the Establishment of Sri Lanka Research Conference at the Faulty of Arts - Member – Proposal Development Committee – 2005
  • Alliance Franςaise de Kandy – Member - Executive Committee - 2002 - 2003

  • Workshops Attended (selected)
  • Quality Assurance (QA) Project: One Day Workshop on Benchmarking Subject Standards, University of Kaleniya, Sri Lanka – Participation – 10th June 2005
  • Six Week Staff Development Programme on Research Methods and Teaching Methodologies – Staff Development Centre, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka – 2005
  • One Day Workshop on Curriculum Development and Revision, Local Technical Secretariat, Improving Quality and Relevance of Undergraduate Project (IRQUE), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka – Participation - 08th May 2005
  • One Day Workshop on Teacher and Course Evaluation – Staff Development Centre, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka – 2002
  • Two-day Workshop on Research and Publication on 08th and 09th October 2009

  • Professional Memberships (selected)
  • (SISHVa) Society for the Integration of Science and Human Values, University of Peradeniya - Life Member
  • Alliance Franςaise de Kandy - Life Member
  • Classical Association – Member since 2002
  • Royal Asiatic Society – Member since 2002
  • Alumni Association, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka - Life Member since 2001

  • Research Interests
    Ancient history, literature, philosophy, archaeology, aesthetics and literary criticism, ethics, self-perception and presentation, reception and comparative studies

    Research  Publications (selected)
    to be posted.


    Department of Classical Languages, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
    0094 81 239 2524-6 | classical.pdn@gmail.com