Prof. Chitra Weddikkara
Prof. Chitra Weddikkara is the former Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, University of Moratuwa, and former Head of the Department of Building Economics, the Immediate Past President of the Institute of Quantity Surveying Sri Lanka, President of the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects and the Chairperson of the RICS Chapter in Sri Lanka. She holds the Chair of Professor of Quantity Surveying, University of Moratuwa and is the Dean/ Academic Director of the Colombo School of Construction Technology. She is a Charted Quantity Surveyor and holds a PhD. She is well connected to the Sri Lankan construction industry and has over 30 years’ experience working in the Built Environment Industry. She teaches Discipline project 1 & 2 for the BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying at CSCT.
Maneka Guneratne has a MSc in Project Management in Construction from the University of Salford UK, a Masters in International Studies from the University of Sydney and a Masters in International Social Development from the University of New South Wales. She has experience working for several international organisations including the United Nations Development Program and Legal Aid Commission New South Wales. She has extensive experience in program delivery and knowledgeable of the university system. She is the program/administration director for the Colombo School of Construction Technology and the focal point for the University of Salford Partnership. She also teaches in the BSc (hons) in Quantity Surveying in the modules of Professional project 1 & 2 and teaches Communication to HND students.
Darshani Amarabandhu is the Manager – Academic Support and Internal Verification at Colombo School of Construction Technology. She is a full time Senior Lecturer at Colombo School of Construction Technology and conduct lectures in both BSc and BTEC HND programmes. She joined CSCT in 2010 and has qualified in MSc in Quantity Surveying (RICS Accredited) from University of Salford, UK. She has over 28 years of experience in the construction industry which includes 08 years in academia.
Narendra Vasudeva is a full-time lecturer and holds a BSc Honors degree (First-Class) in Quantity Surveying with Industrial Experience from the University of Salford, and a Masters in Building Information Modelling and Integrated Design from the University of Salford. He has over a decade of experience in the industry including involvement in hospitality, residential and high-rise projects.
Shihaan Burah is a chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 30 years of experience in the industry and extensive teaching experience. He is currently the Chairman of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Sri Lanka and was the elected Senior Vice Chairman of RICS Sri Lanka in 2017. He is a Fellow Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS) and a professional member of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors Sri Lanka. He is an elected board member of the RICS UAE Group and was the elected Vice Chairman of the RICS UAE Group (2008), and elected a Member of the Value Engineering Society, USA and an RICS trained assessor for APC candidates.
Susil Weddikkara is a Chartered Architect and Planner by profession with extensive experience in academic teaching in Australia; USA and Sri Lanka. Mr Weddikkara has over 30 years of experience in professional practice and holds a Master’s Degree in Town Planning. He is the Head of School for the Colombo School of Construction Technology and also lectures in the BSc in Quantity Surveying for Modules such as Professional Project 1 & 2.
Dr. Menaha Thayaparan, PhD (University of Salford, UK), (PGCert) (QMUL), BSc QS(Hons)(Moratuwa)
Mr. Dakshitha Karunaratne (BEng 1st), PGDip., MSc(Peradeniya), AMIESL, MASHRAE
Mr. Prasanna Ranasinghe Ch.Eng (IESL), MBA (Moratuwa), BSc Eng (Hons)(Peradeniya)
Mr. Niroshan Bibile MBA(Anglia Ruskin) CIMA AICPA ACCA
Ms. Rajika Weerasekara B Arch. (Moratuwa) SLIA
Mr. Bhanuka Senarath BSc QS (Hons)(Moratuwa) RICS AIQS MMUP
Mr. Amodya Vikumshan BEng (Civil) (Peradeniya)
Mr. Buddhika Jayasinghe BSc QS (Hons) (University Of Salford)
Mr. Charith Jayanga Dissanayake BSc QS (Hons) (University Of Salford) ACIM (UK)
Mr. Indika Amarasinghe BSc Mathematics (Hons) (OUSL)
Mr. Lakkhana Perera BSc QS & CM (Hons.) (Sheffield Hallam)
Ms. Nisansala Hapuarachchi MBA (London Met) BA (General) (Colombo) CMA Certified NLP
Mr. Sajith Harshana Pallemulla BEng (Hons)
Ms. Shashika Fernando BSc Facilities Management (Moratuwa) ICASL IFMSL CIOBSL
Mr. Ranjana Geethalankara BSc Surveying Science (Hons) (Sabaragamuwa)