Senior Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Peradeniya.
Ethnicity, ethnic identity, ethnic mobilization of minorities, conflict resolution and gender issues
Balamayuran, M. (2014), The performance of ethnic identity of Up-country Tamils in Sri Lanka. Paper presented at the Asian Conference on the Social Science, Osaka, Japan.
Paramaguru, M. (2010), The issues of internally displaced persons and post-conflict peace building in Sri Lanka. Paper presented at the 27th Annual Spring Symposium, Center for South Asian Studies, Hawaii.
Paramaguru, M. (2009), The role of civil society in the post-conflict peace building in Sri Lanka: With special reference to Eastern Province. Paper presented at the International Conference on Peace Building and Human Security, Indonesia.
Sivarajah, A. and Paramaguru, M. (2006), Ceasefire 2001 and economic development of North and East of Sri Lanka. Paper presented at the Postgraduate Symposium, University of Peradeniya.
Fellowships and awards
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship, Western Sydney University, 2012-2016.
East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship, 2009- 2011.