Mr. Shantha Puhulwella

Coordinator – ITRC
Senior Lecturer – Department of Information Technology
Educational Qualifications :
  • Master of Science in Management and Information Technology Degree University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, (May 2011).
  • Bachelor of Science in Estate Management and Valuation (Special) Degree (Second Class Upper Division), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, (August 2001)
  • Certificate in Teaching for Higher Education (CTHE), Staff Development Centre, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, (2010)
  • Training Course on e-Learning/WBT (Web Based Teaching) Content Development & Delivery using an Open Source Environment, The Advanced Digital Media Technology Centre, University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka, (2005)
Research and Publications :
  • MVM Jayathilake and PHAB Shantha. 2015. Assessing Practical Constrains in Implementing Web 2.0 Tools for Teaching English as a Second Language at Higher Education Sector in Sri Lanka: A Case Study – Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education – International Conference Linguistics in Sri Lanka (ICLSL) – 2015, Department of Linguistics, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
  • MVM Jayathilake and PHAB Shantha. 2015. The Perception of English Lecturers in SLIATE for Implementing Web 2.0 Tools for Pedagogy of English as a Second Language – The International Conference on Humanities (ICH) – 2015, Faculty of Humanities, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
  • MVM Jayathilake and PHAB Shantha. 2015. Comparative Study of CAD Software Used for Architectural Designs – 5th International Research Symposium on Engineering Advancements -2015, Faculty of Engineering, South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM), Malambe, Sri Lanka.
  • MVM Jayathilake and PHAB Shantha. 2014. A Framework for Measuring the Readiness of SLIATE for E-Assessment – The 15th Annual Research Symposium, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
  • MVM Jayathilake and PHAB Shantha. 2013. Readiness for the use of e-assessment in continuous assessing for SLIATE evaluation System – 2nd International Conference on Social Sciences (ICSS), Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
Professional Experience :
  • Senior Lecturer (Grade II) in Information Technology, Department of Information Technology, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (2011 – Up-to-date).
  • Lecturer (Probationary) in Information Technology, Department of Information Technology, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (2004 – 2011)
Other Academic Activities :
  • Coordinator of Information Technology Resource Centre (ITRC), Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce (August 2011 to up to now)
  • Member of Advisory Board of the Centre for IT Services of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, (2015).