I joined the Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Peradeniya in 2016 as an Assistant Lecturer after graduating with a B.A. (Honors - First Class) from the same Department in 2016. Upon joining the Department's permanent staff in 2018, I have read for an M.A. (by coursework) at the Postgraduate Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Peradeniya in 2019 and an M.A. (with research) at the International University of Japan in 2021.