Name: Dr. Uditha Gayashan Gunasekara
Designation: Senior Lecturer Grade I
Department: Department of Fine Arts
University Location: (Room Number) K2 008
Telephone: (Office) +94-0112903764/ (Residence) +94-0112974154
(Mobile) +94-0718106680
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Educational Qualifications:
Ph. D. - University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2006.
M. Phil - University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 1998
B. Sc. (Hons) - University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 1991
Diploma in Journalism (Distinction) - University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1991
Teaching Experience:
Senior Lecturer, University of Kelaniya, 08 Years
Lecturer, University of Kelaniya, 06 Years
Assistant Lecturer, University of Kelaniya, 03 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Kelaniya, 04 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Colombo, 08 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Rajarata, 16 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Peradeniya, 10 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Peradeniya, 08 Years
Visiting Lecturer, University of Sri Jayawardhanapura, 01 Year
Visiting Lecturer, University of Vocational Technology, 01 Year
Administrative Experience:
Unit Head, Drama & Theatre and Image Arts Unit, Department of Fine Arts
Publications:
Books:
1. Asirimath Cinamawediya Lester (Lester James Peris), ISBN 978-955-567-000-5, 2-13 Jan.
2. 50 Pahan Kaniwa Pamula Henry Rajakaruna (50th Light Post Henry Rajakaruna) ISBN 978-955-860-000-5, 2012 Aug.
3. Sri Lankeya Chayarupa Wansaya (Sri Lanken Photographic History), ISBN 978-955-671-314-5, 2012 Jan.
4. Alevikarana Sanniwedanaya (Marketing Communication), ISBN 978-955-0478-19-4, 2912 Jan.
5. Prabhalekhana Sanhitha (Artical on Photography), ISBN 2012-8401, 2012 Nov.
6. Felicitation NPAS, ISBN 978-955-0508-00-6, 2010 Nov.
7. Chayarupa Kala Pruanaya, (History of Photographic Art), 2008 March
8. Chayarupa Kala Sameeksha, (A research, based on photographic applications), ISBN 955 -20 -9857 - 2, 2007 March
9. Nisala Nisala Kalawaka Chamatkaraya, (The art of Photographic Communication), ISBN 955 -21 - 1244 - 3, 2003 July
10. Chayarupamaya Puwathpath Kalawa, (Photojournalism), ISBN 955 -652 - 059 - 7, 2000 March
Articles:
1. Chayarupamaya Puwathpath Kalawa (Photojournalism) - Lanka Camera, 2006.
2. Chayarupa Kalawa Ganika Wruththiye Yedaweema (About advertising Photography) - Lanka Camera.
3. Magathota Chayarupa Pradarshana (Way Side Photography in Sri Lanka) - Lanka Camera, 2005.
4. Kemerawata Atha Peweema (First Step to SLR Camera) - Lanka Camera, 2004.
5. Chayarupa Pradarshanawala  Kruthi Ageyeema (Artistic evolutions on Photography) - Lanka Camera.
6. Pudgala Hendunumpath Chayarupa (ID Photography in Sri Lanka) - Lanka Camera, 2004.
7. Winiwidaka Pradarshanaye Thakshanika Hedahurukam (Slide Projection Systems) - Lanka Camera, 2003.
8. Winiwidaka Weddasatahan Nirmanaya (Preparing Slide Programmes) - Lanka Camera, 2003.
9. Rupa Prakshepana Athdekeema (Commiunicational effects of Slide Projection) - Lanka Camera, 2003.
10. Rupa Prakshepana Thakshanaya  (Sound - Slide medium) - Lanka Camera, 2003.
11. Camera Aluthwediyawata Perawadanak (A preface to camera repairing) - Lanka Camera, 2002.
12. Kemarawa Pirisidu Karageneema (Importance of Camera Clenning) - Lanka Camera, 2002.
13. Shramaika Kemara (Manual Cameras) - Lanka Camera, 2002.

14. Alekhya Chayarupayaka Dethe Pihitima (Composition of Portrait Photography - hands) - Lanka Camera, 2002.

15. Kemarawak Mila Dee Geneema (Buying a Camera) - Lanka Camera, 2003.

16. Lakdiva Mulma Rupagatha Kireema (The first photographic caverage in Ceylon) - Lanka Camera.
17. Dwithwa Chayarupayak Ganne Kohomada (Double exposing) - Lanka Camera.

18. 25 Wana Chayarupa Ulela -25th annual photographic exhibition -NPAS) - Lanka Camera.

19. Rina Rupaye Kathawa (Invention of Negative emulsion) - Lanka Camera, 1997.

20. Chayarupaya Janathakaranaya Weema (Peoplization of Photography) - Lanka Camera.

21. Alokayen Andi Mulma Chitraya (Invention of Photography) - Lanka Camera, 1997.

22. Rupawaliyaka Ruwa Guna (Expressions of Photo Sequences) - Lanka Camera, 1997.

23. Chayarupayak Kathakarai (Own Voice by Photograph) - Exhibition of Photography, Souvenir, NPAS, 1995

24. Dwithwa Chayarupayak Ganne Kohomada (Double exposing) - Lanka Camera.

25. 25 Wana Chayarupa Ulela -25th annual photographic exhibition -NPAS) - Lanka Camera.

Research Interest:
Visual Communication
Photographic Art
Current Research Activities:
Applied photography on society base.
Subject relevant Qualifications:
AFIAP - The International Federation of Photographic Art, Belgium, 1997
Hon FNPAS - The National Photographic Art Society, Sri Lanka, 1994
ANPAS - The National Photographic Art Society, Sri Lanka, 1988
FNPAS - The National Photographic Art Society, Sri Lanka, 1991
Certificate in Cinema & TV Production - OCIC, Sri Lanka, 1989
Diploma in Photography - The National Photographic Art Society, Sri Lanka, 1986
Certificate in Draughtsman Apprenticeship - Sri Lanka Technical Collage, Warakapola, 1986
Certificate in Photography - The National Photographic Art Society, Sri Lanka, 1985
Film Appreciation Course - National Film and Television Institute of India and Film Archive of India, 1994
Pre Service Teaching Training Course - Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka, 1992
Situational Apprenticeship Course in Photography - National Apprenticeship Board, Sri Lanka, 1988-90
International & National Workshop/Seminar/Conference, religious Ceremony Presentations & Participations:
My Oasis of Silence, Embassy of France, Gothe Institute, Sri Lanka, 2007.
Short and Documentary Films, Govt. Information Dept. of Sri Lanka and Dept. of Mass Communication, University of Kelaniya, 1998 Dec. 26 ~ 28
Radio for the Millennium, Vishva Study Centre, Colombo, 1998 Dec. 02 ~ 03
Advertising Photography, Institute International dé Photographic India, 1995 Aug. 24 ~ 27
Leagle Rights for Journalism, Lowyers Association for Human Rights and Development, Sri Lanka, 1995 June 23 ~ 25
Sinhala Language, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute , Colombo, 1995 Feb. 18 ~ 19