Department of Political Science

University of Peradeniya


Miss. Jasmiya Kanagarathnam

Temporary Lecturer
B.A. (Hons.), MA (Reading)

+94 77 9161176


  • MA (reading), University of Peradeniya.
  • BA (Hons), University of Peradeniya.
  • Certificate in Human Rights, Center for the Study of Human Rights, University of Peradaniya, Sri Lanka.
  • Entry Level Certificate In ESOL International (reading, writing and listening) (Achiever B1).


  • Temporary Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. (2017 to date).
  • Volunteer Student Councilor, faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. (2017 to date).
  • Political society Member, Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya (2016-2015).

Trainings Obtained

  • Induction Programme for academic staff conducted by the Department of Economic & Statistics(2017).
  • Training workshop on Constitutionalism and Fundamental Rights conducted by Institute for Constitutional Studies(2017).
  • Knowledge Dissemination Conference on State of Governance and Citizen Trust in Public and Political Institutions in Sri Lanka(2017).

Research Interests

  • Reconciliation, Sri Lankan Constitutions, Peace Studies.

Research Interests

  • Establishing reconciliation among the conflict societies. In Al-Inshirah annual Magazine, November University of peradeniya.(2017).
  • Role of constitution and linguistic in Sri Lankan reconciliation process in Sudaroli Newspaper. (August).
  • Challenges and possibilities of Sri Lankan post- war ethnic reconciliation. Submitted for Postgraduate research congress, organized by the PGIHS, University of Peradeniya.(2018).

Awards and scholarships

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Other Credentials

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