BIOGRAPHY IN BRIEF

Name: Dr. Ruwan Gamage.

Academic Qualifications:

  • PhD in Library Science, School of Information Management, Wuhan University, P R China.
  • Masters in Library and Information Science (MLS), Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo
  • BSc in Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Colombo

Present Post: 

Acting Director, National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS), University of Colombo

Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS), University of Colombo

Past experience:

I have past experience as a journalist, a communications officer, a publicity officer, and a University Librarian. I have enjoyed being all these including the present.

Personal Goal:

…to learn and unlearn…

Qualifications, Fellowships and Certifications

  • PhD 2008

    Doctor of Library Science

    School of Information Management, Wuhan University, PR China

  • MLS 2001

    Master in Library and Information Science

    Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • BSc. 1997

    BSc in Biological Sciences

    Faculty of Science, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Positions Held

  • Present2012

    Senior Lecturer

    National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS), University of Colombo

  • 20122000

    Senior Assistant Librarian

    University of Moratuwa Library, Sri Lanka

  • 19981998

    Publicity Officer

    National Science Foundation