Lakshman P. H. G. S. Wimalasena

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20142019
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Research interests

Lakshman Wimalasena, Ph.D, is an assistant professor in human resource management in the Department of Business Management, school of Social Sciences, Heriot Watt University. His research interests focus on meaning of work, diversity, inequality, reflexivity, social class, habitus and critical issues in human resource management. His current research project entails 'social media, digital distraction and rural women'. He is also interested in critical realism and morphogenetic approach.

Twitter: @LakshmanWimalas

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reflexivity Social Sciences
research project Social Sciences
human resource management Social Sciences
Sri Lanka Social Sciences
moral philosophy Social Sciences
business management Social Sciences
research interest Social Sciences
twitter Social Sciences

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Research Output 2014 2019

Open Access
File
Business activity
Entrepreneurship
Value orientations
Primacy
Work Choices

Habitus and Reflexivity in Tandem? Insights from Postcolonial Sri Lanka

Wimalasena, L. & Marks, A., May 2019, In : The Sociological Review. 67, 3, p. 518-535 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
reflexivity
Sri Lanka
traditional society
interpretation
Realist
Reflexivity
Oppression
Modernity
Life History

Managing Ethics in Research Projects

Richards, J., Wimalasena, L. P. H. G. S. & Maclean, G., 2015, Research Methods for Business and Management: A Guide to Writing Your Dissertation. O'Gorman, K. D. & MacIntosh, R. (eds.). 2nd ed. Goodfellow Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

research project
moral philosophy
earning a doctorate
business management
questionnaire

Managing Ethics in Research Projects

Richards, J., Wimalasena, L. P. H. G. S. & Maclean, G., 2014, Research Methods for Business & Management: A Guide to Writing Your Dissertation. Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers, p. 193-210

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Activities 2016 2016

  • 2 Visiting an external academic institution

Saegis Campus

Kevin D O'Gorman (Visiting Scholar), Lakshman P H G S Wimalasena (Visiting Scholar)
16 Jun 201617 Jun 2016

Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

Saegis Campus

Kevin D O'Gorman (Visiting Scholar), Lakshman P H G S Wimalasena (Visiting Scholar)
24 Apr 201627 Apr 2016

Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution