Dr. A. K. Jeewaka Saman Kumara
 

Office Address: 

Department of Political Science,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka.

 Email: 

jeewakas@hotmail.com

Telephone: 

+ 94-71-8267313

Personal Website: 
 
 
Educational Qualifications:
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Politics, University of Pune , India .
  • Master of Arts in Political Science, University of Colombo , Sri Lanka .
  • Postgraduate Diploma in World Affairs, BCIS, Sri Lanka .
  • Postgraduate Diploma in World Affairs, BCIS, Sri Lanka .
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of Peradeniya , Sri Lanka
Appointments (Selected) :
  • Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Peradeniya , Sri Lanka .
  • Resource Person, Center for the Study of The Human Rights, University of Peradeniya .
  • Senior Student Counselor (2005), Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya .
  • Part-Time Academic Sub-Warden (2004/2006), University of Peradeniya
Memberships & Awards :
  • Junior Research Fellowship (2008-2010), University Grants Commission, India .
  • Rev. Siri Piyasiritissa Prize for Religious Studies, University of Peradeniya , Sri Lanka .
  • ISLE Fellowship (2005), Bowdoin College , Brunswike. ME. USA .
Research Intersests :
  • Research Fields -International Politics, National Security, Foreign Policy
  • Research Projects -An Analysis of the Foreign Policy of Sri Lanka : 1994 – 2000.   An Analytical Study of Indo-Sri Lanka Relations after 1994. National Security Dilemmas of Small States: A Case Study of Sri Lanka
Research Publications :
  • India and the Neighbors , Sri Lanka : Samanthi Publications, 2003.
  • “Eastern Political Thought and Kautilya's Arthasastra”, Sambawana-The Journal of the faculty of Arts , Vol. 28 (2). pp. 01-32, 2003.
  • “An Analytical Study of Conflict Management and Terrorism”, in Apriyapala Welagedara (ed.) Sambasa, Colombo : Sri Lanka Government Publication Unit, 2003.
  • “Economic Impact of Civil War: A Case Study of Sri Lanka ”, in B.V. Sangvikar & Praful Pawar (eds.), Global Meltdown: Opportunities and Challenges , Mumbai: Himalaya Publishing, pp. 221-225, 2009.
  • A Critical Study of the Insecurity Dilemma of Sri Lanka”, PURSE, Vol. 15 (ii), pp. 820-822, 2010.
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