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Name: Ms.Egodahage Jani Alwis Samarakoon
Designation: Lecturer (Probationary)
Department: Department of Modern Languages
University Location
(Room Number) K2 122
University Address: Department of Modern Languages,
University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
Telephone: (Extension) 721/ (Office) +94-11-2-903721
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Academic Qualifications:
Master of Arts, Huazhong Normal University (Wuhan, China) -2010
Master of Arts, University of Kelaniya (Sri Lanka) -2006
BA (Honors), University of Kelaniya (Sri Lanka) -2002
Chinese Language Certificate, Huazhong Normal University (Wuhan, China) 2006 - 2007
Professional Qualifications:
Lecturer (Probationary), Department of Modern Languages, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, December 2012
Lecturer (Temporary), Department of Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, December 2010 – December 2012
Junior Fellow, Department of Modern Languages, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, June 2006 – September 2006
Temporary Assistant Lecturer, Department of Modern Languages, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, March 2003 – April 2006
Visiting Lecturer, Department of Modern Languages, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, July 2002 – December 2002
Chinese Language Teacher (part-time), Isipathana College, Colombo 05, Sri Lanka, 2002
Research and Publications:
“汉语多义词的语用考察” (Study about Multi-Meaning Words in Chinese Language),   Translation and Culture Studies, Wuhan China, January 2010, Pg.479-480,  ISBN 978-7-80708-872-1
“对外汉语教学法的介词教学法” (Teaching Chinese Prepositions as a Foreign Language), Meili Zhongguo Magazine, Hubei China, November 2009, Pg.174-175, ISSN 1673-0992
“汉语时态助词用法的母语比较” (Comparative Study about Chinese Language Particles), Wen Yi Shenghuo Magazine,Wuhan ,China, May 2009, Pg.62-63, ISSN 1005-5312
Translated 30 Chinese Fables into Sinhala named as “China Upama Katha Ekatuwa”, Published by S. Godage & Brothers, 2006, ISBN 955-20-9096-2
“The Invention of Paper” published in “Chinese Studies”, The Magazine of the Chinese Club of the Department of Modern Languages, University of Kelaniya, 2003
Awards:
Won the Prize for the Excellent Student of the Language Research Institution in Huazhong Normal University, Wuhan, China, 2010
Won the First Prize in the Hubei Province Essay Competition conducted by the News Office of the People’s Government of Hubei Province, China, 2009
Obtained Chinese Government Scholarship for Post Graduate Studies, 2006 -2010
Scope:
Chinese Language Education in Sri Lanka
Teaching Chinese Language as a Foreign Language
Remarks:
Training Program for Local Teachers of Chinese by the Confucius Institute at University of Kelaniya, (Sri Lanka), August 2012
Professional Training Programme on Developing Research Competencies, HETC Project,Ministry of Higher Education (Sri Lanka) 2011
Professional Training on Chinese Language Teaching & Teaching Materials, Hainan Normal University (Hainan, China) 2010
Assistant Secretary of the Association of Sri Lankan Students (Wuhan, China) 2008-2009
Participated in the Staff Development Programme, University of Kelaniya, (Sri Lanka), April 2006
Member of the Advanced Level Chinese Language Paper Setting & Paper Marking Panel, Department of Examination, (Sri Lanka), 2005-2006
Member of the Advanced Level Japanese Language Paper Marking Panel, Department of Examination, (Sri Lanka), 2004-2006
Member of the Ordinary Level Japanese Language Paper Marking Panel, Department of Examination, (Sri Lanka), 2003-2005