Dr. K.S.H.M.V.W.W. Senevirathne

Office Address: 

Department of Education,
University of Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka.





Personal Website: 
Educational Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science (University of Peradeniya), Sri Lanka
  • PGDE(University of Peradeniya), Sri Lanka
  • Master of Philosophy(University of Peradeniya), Sri Lanka
Appointments (Selected) :
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Education, University of Peradeniya
  • Lecturer, Department of Education, University of Peradeniya 2006 to date
  • Course Coordinator( Postgraduate Diploma in Education) Fulltime Course 2009/2010
  • Course Coordinator( Postgraduate Diploma in Physical Education)Fulltime Course 2009/2010
  • Secondary School Teacher, from 01.01.1984 to 2006.02.12 Government Teacher at the Secondary Schools
Memberships & Awards :
  • Merit award , C.W.W.Kannangara Merit award for Best teaching performance in 2004, Ministry of Education
  • Executive Board Member, Elected to the Executive Board Member of the Asian Council for Exercise and Sports Science (ACESS) in 2010
  • Co-Author , Appointed as a Co- Author of the International Journal of Global Health and Physical Education Pedagogy, Sagamore Publication, USA in 2011
Research Intersests :
  • Sports and Physical Education, Teacher Education
Research Publications :
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W. A good practice of school sport meet: Transforming towards student Directed Learning Environment. 4th Asia Pacific Conference on Exercise and Sport Science. conference book 2009
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W.(2010),Food Habits and Sport Performance among Secondary School Boys and Girls in Sri Lanka,AsianJournal of Physical Education and Recreation,Vol.16,No 1, 2010.
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W.(2007) A Critical Study of the Implementation of Sports and Physical Education Curriculum of Secondary Schools in Sri Lanka, 10 th International Research Symposium. Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W. A study on gender differences in food habits and Sports performance among secondary school boys and girls in Sri Lanka. Asian Jpurnal of Physical Education and recreation. Vol 10, No 1, 2010.
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W. (2010) 2010-Action Research as a Strategy for Improving Recreational Games in the Teacher Induction Programme ,10 th International Sports Science Conference, National Institute of Education, Singapore
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W., S.M.A.B.Samarakoon,(2010),Improving Student Participation in Sports Activities at the University of Peradeniya: Developing a Sports Structure, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research sessions, Sri Lanka,Vol.15,Part II
  • Senevirathne K.S.H.M.V.W.W.,(2011)Study on Leisure Habits and Attitudes of Youths in Urban Area: A Case Study Conducted in the Kandy Municipal Area in Sri Lanka,5 th Asia- Pacific Conference on Exercise and Sports Science, Shanghai University of Sports, China
Other Credentials :
  • Coaching Experience- Rugby Football, Athletics
  • Hon. Secretary of Central Province Rugby Footbal Association –Sri Lanka 1993-2003
  • Executive Board Member of Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association 1991-2005
  • Rugby Coordinator of Dharmaraja College, Kandy, Sri Lanka 1997-2006

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