Team Leader, Human Capital Research Program
Sujata Gamage, PhD MPA, specializes in the evaluation of organizational performance, capacity building through knowledge networks and planning and evaluation in education. Currently, she is the Team Leader of the Human Capital Research Program at LIRNEasia.
Previously she served as (a) the Director General of the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission of Sri Lanka, revitalizing the implementation of an ADB funded project on a national vocational qualification framework for Sri Lanka (b) the Analytic Director of a team of consultants at QRC Macro International in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, responsible for conducting and reporting on science resources for the US National Science Foundation and (c) strategic planning specialist at the Ohio State University, USA, developing an academic quality scorecard for that university and (d) administrator of research programs at the Ohio Board of Regents, Ohio, USA.
She contributes to weekly newspaper columns in English and Sinhala on human capital issues and serves as (a) a member of the Standing committee on Tertiary and Technical Education at the National Education Commission of Sri Lanka (b) a member of the Human Resource Committee of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and (c) consultant to Communication Policy Research south (CPRsouth), an initiative to identify and foster policy intellectuals in emerging Asia.
Click here for the Curriculum Vitae : CV – Up dated September 2015