Ms. Udeni Herath

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Contact:

Central Campus, Department of Social Studies,Faculty of HSS,The Open University of Sri Lanka,Nawala, Nugegoda.

Office: 0112881417 (417), Ext: Mobile: 772245583

udeni.herath@yahoo.com


Area of Specification:

Sociology

Research Intrests:

Gender issues, women studies

Affiliations:

NULL

Programmes Coordination:

Higher Diploma in Youth in Development works

Course Coordination:

Level 3 and Level 5

Researches:
  • A socio-political study on absence of “comprehensive sexual education” among school teenagers, effect on teenage pregnancies in the MOH area of kebithigollewa. 2017.
  • Sinhala marriage and Jana kawiya, “Santhathi” Vol 11, a journal of the University of Kelaniya.2009.
  • Environment of Fisheries, “Manawa Vidyawa”, a journal of the Department of Archeology. University of Kelaniya. 2008.
  • Changers in Role of Vaddha women, “Adivasi Urumaya”, a journal of the Department of Archeology. University of Kelaniya. 2009.
  • Social aspect of Sinhala Drama, Sadhana Vol 11, a journal of the Department of Sanskrit. University of Kelaniya.2009
Ongoing Research:
  • A study on “Job satisfaction among employees and its impact to institutional Development” (ongoing) 2016.
Publications:
  • A paper on “Effectiveness of the Environmental Impact Assessment on Sustainable   Development in Sri Lanka: A Legal Perspective” 10th Tourism Outlook Conference” in collaboration with the 2nd Interdisciplinary Conference of Management Researchers (ICMR) and 1st International Environmental Sustainability Conference (IESC2017) University Of Sabaragamuwa October  2017.
  • A paper on “A socio legal aspect on regression of public bus transportation effect on women in sri lanka” accepted abstract for 16th International Academic Conference, Amsterdam. 12 May 2015 to 15 May 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • A paper on “A comparative study on relationship between employer and employee in Buddhism and present labour law” 4th International Buddhist Conference. “Buddhism for Future Human Civilization”  4th & 5th December 2015.
  • A paper on “a socio legal aspect on misusing the economic freedom and disregarding of the Buddhist concepts related to the acquisition of wealth which leads to social problems”4th International Buddhist Conference. “Buddhism for Future Human Civilization”  4th & 5th December 2015.
  • Paper on “A sociological study on puberty rights effects on self control in sri lankan society” IPRC” Emerging Concepts in Multidisciplinary Research. Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Kelaniya.Sri Lanka.10th & 11th  December,2015
  • A paper on “A socio legal study on harassment faced by women in public buses

    ” iPURSE” faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya. Sri lanka. 05th & 6th November 2015.

  • A paper on “A Socio Legal Study on The regressions of public bus transport service and the    passengers’ rights” New Dynamics, Directions, and Divergences in the Humanities
  • International Conference organized by the Faculty of Humanities,University of Kelaniya. 22nd of May 2015.
  • A paper onThe Ethnic Problem and its effects that had and have been resulted after with the introduction of constitutional reforms by the British colonial System”. Sri lanka’s Post    colonial legacy 1815 – 2015 International Conference on post colonial societies in transition  Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – University of Ruhuna. 3rd of March 2015.
  • A paper on Socio legal Perspectives in Changers of marriage customs in Sri Lankan Society. (With reference to north central Province)” Exploring Heritage for Social Challenges 2nd International Conference, Rajarata University of Sri lanka. 29th Oct 2014.
  • A paper on A Sociological analysis about food behavior patterns among selected two ethnic groups in Sri Lanka” 2nd international Conference ICSS 2013 University of Kelaniya. 22-11-2013
  • A paper on “Contemporary Sinhalese Society and marriage in North-Western Province”, 2008 International Conference, Royal Asiatic Society, Sri Lanka.
  • A Paper on “Challengers, Protection, and Social Integration of Elders in Sri Lankan Society” 3RD National Conference, Buddhism, Utility and Validity for the Modern Life – Style, Bhikshu University of Sri Lanka. 01.11. 2017.
  •  A Paper on “The Relationship between Right to Life in Modern Human Rights Context and Right to Life in Buddhism: An Overview” 3RD  National Conference, Buddhism, Utility and Validity for the Modern Life – Style, Bhikshu University of Sri Lanka.01.11. 2017.
  • A Paper on “Bauddha Darshanaye parisara sanrakshana sankalpaya ha Nu-thana Parisara neethiya athara athi sambadathawaya Pilibanda Sansandanathmaka Adyanayak.” 2nd National Conference , Multi Disciplinary Approaches for the Enhancement of Buddhism in Sri Lanka Bhikshu University Anuradhapura.8th Nov.2014
  • A Paper on “Changers in role of vaddha women” 2009 National conference- faculty of Graduate studies, University of Kelaniya.2010.
  • A Paper on “Issues faced by Fisheries”, 2008 National conference- faculty of Graduate studies, University of Kelaniya.
  • Presented A 3 solution for the buildup paperless office”,  A 3 Solution Symposium, Conducted by the KAIZEN Centre, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, 2nd of April 2009.
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