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Mrs. Thavapraba Sachithanantham

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Mrs. Thavapraba Sachithanantham
B.A Hons (EUSL), MPhil (EUSL)
Senior Lecturer Gr II
Department of Geography
Faculty of Arts & Culture
Telephone: +94- 0773176909
Emailsachilenu@yahoo.com

Biography

Name in Full: Thavapraba Sachithanantham

Official Address:
Department of Geography
Faculty of Arts & Culture,
Eastern University, Sri Lanka,
Vantharumoolai,
Chenkalady, Sri Lanka
Telephone: (O)+94-065-2240739, (M)+94-0773176909
E-mail Address: sachilenu@yahoo.com

Academic Qualification

  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Geography –Tourism, Degree awarded by the Eastern University, Sri Lanka, 15th July 2015.
  • B.A (Hons) in Geography, Degree Awarded by Eastern University, Sri Lanka, 03rd November 2006.

Publications

  1. “Environmental conservation through Yoga Practice and its relevance to contemporary society -a Study”, presented at 3rd international conference of Faculty of Social Sciences 2016, University of Kelaniya.
  2. “Pursuing the environmental protection through religious doctrine: Its relevance in Sri Lankan context- a study”, 2nd International Conference Faculty of Humanity 2016, University of Kalaniya.
  3. “Potentiality of Developing Eco- Tourism in Batticaloa District – A Geographical Study” M.Phil thesis 2015, Submitted to the Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  4. “Potentiality of Developing Ecotourism in Manmunai West D.S. Division” paper presented in the Faculty Forum 2014. Faculty of Arts and Culture. Eastern University. Sri Lanka.
  5. “Lime Production in Kovil Kulam area in Batticaloa District” paper presented in the Faculty Forum 2013. Faculty of Arts and Culture. Eastern University. Sri Lanka.
  6. “Road traffic problems”, Eastern Geographer, Geographical Society, 2012. Published by Department of Geography, EUSL.
  7. “Population Trend at Kathankudy 1990 – 2010”, Paper presented in the 10th Annual Research Session-2011 in the Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  8.  “Tourism Development in Passikudah”, Paper presented in the 9th Annual Research Session- 2010 in the Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  9. “Upper Kothmalai Development Plan”, Journal of 50th Kilakozli 2009, Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Research Interest

  • Environmental studies
  • Tourism
  • Demographical studies

Teaching

  • Environmental Management
  • Population Geography
  • Agricultural Geography
  • Settlement Geography
  • Economic Geography
  • Urban Geography
  • Human Geography
  • Geography of Sri Lanka
  • Regional Studies
  • Tourism Development

Awards

 

Positions Held

  • Resource Person: for the Seminar organized by the National Housing Development Authority, Batticaloa on the title of Urban solid waste management, 2009
  • Resource Person: for the Seminar organized by the National Housing Development Authority, Batticaloa on the title of Urbanization problems, 2010.
  • Resource Person: for the Seminar organized by the National Housing Development Authority, Batticaloa on the title of Settlement pattern, 2011.
  • Student Counselor, Eastern University from 06.10.2010 to 05.10.2011
  • Resource person: Seminar for the subject of Geography for Advanced Level students under the programme of the National Institute of Education (NIE) at BT/ Paddiruppu National School, 2011.
  • Resource person: Teaching for the subject of Geography for teachers at Teachers Training College, Batticaloa, 2010/2011
  • Member of the University Business Linkage (UBL), Project under GIZ – SME Development programme from August 2015 to September 2016
  • Resource person :Judging for the school students to the Tamil Moly Day on 08.03.2017