Darshi G.A.N. (Mrs.)

MSc (Agder, Norway), BBA (Ruh, SL)


darshi
Senior Lecturer 
Department of Accounting and Finance
Faculty of Management and Finance
University of Ruhuna, Matara
Sri Lanka

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BIOGRAPHY

Darshi, G.A.N. is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting at the Department of Accounting and Finance, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka. She obtained her BBA Degree from the University of Ruhuna, MSc Degree from the Agder University, Norway, 2010. Her teaching and research interests include Strategic Management Accounting, Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Accounting Theory, and Business Economics: Micro & Macro and Microfinance

JOURNAL PAPERS & BOOK SECTIONS

Darshi G.A.N., Kumara, U. E.S., and Abeysekara S., (2009). Financial Performance of Microfinance Institutions in Sri Lanka, Accountancy Journal, Department of Accountancy, Faculty of Business Studies and Finance, University of Wayamba, Sri Lanka, Vol6, November, pp 62-80

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS & PRESENTATIONS

Nanayakkara, M.S. and Darshi, G.A.N. (2016) The Impact of Macroeconomic Variables on Stock Market Performance in Sri Lanka, 2nd International Conference on Contemporary Management, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.
Samarawickrama, D., Darshi, G. A. N., (2013). Value Relevance of Accounting Information on Investors’ Decisions: Evidence from the Listed Companies in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Management and Economics 2013
Gamlath G. R. M., Darshi G. A. N., (2013). The Effects of Financial Ratios, Firm Size and Operating Cash Flows on Earning per Share: Evidence from Listed Plantation Companies of Colombo Stock Exchange in Sri Lanka. Fourth Annual International Conference on Business and Information 2013a
Rathnamali S.A.D., Darshi G. A. N., (2010). The impact of operating System on organizational effectiveness: Special reference to Bank of Ceylon and Commercial Bank PLC., Seventh Academic Sessions, University of Ruhuna
Rathnayake C.V., Darshi G.A.N., (2009). An Application of Sustainable Tourism Attitude Scale (SUS-TAS) In Three Coastal Tourist Destinations in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka, The Sixth International Conference on Business Management , Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, March, pp 161-170

ACADEMIC SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Deputy Senior Student Counsellor - Faculty of Management and Finance (2018)
Faculty representative of the 14th Academic Sessions and 13th Vice Chancellor's Awards Ceremony, University of Ruhuna (2016)
Panel Member/Discussant- International Conference on Management and Economics (2016)
Reviewer of 5th International Conference on Management and Economics, Sri Lanka -2016
Reviewer of Wayamba International Conference (WinC – 2014, 2016)
Faculty coordinator of Inter-faculty Dancing and Literature competition, University of Ruhuna 2015
Member - Syllabus Revision Committee of PDBA/ MBA Programme, Faculty of Management and Finance (2015)
Reviewer of 11th Academic Session of University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka 2013
Reviewer of 2nd International Conference on Management and Economics, Sri Lanka -2013
Reviewer of Wayamba International Conference (WinC - 2013)
Faculty Representative of Sports Advisory Board, Department of Physical Education, University of Ruhuna 2008-2010, 2011-2014
Senior Treasurer - “Circle of Accounting”, the Department of Accounting and Finance (2011/2012)
Career Advisor of Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna 2009
Student Counselor, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016

CAREER PATH

2013 – Senior Lecturer: Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna
2008-2013 – Lecturer: Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna
2007-2008: Lecturer (on contract), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna
2005- 2007: Temporary Lecturer, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna
2004 - 2005: Tutorial Instructor, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna

OUTREACH ACTIVITIES

Secretary -Teachers’ Union of Faculty of Management and Finance (2018)
Panel Member of the Judge Board - “Best Entrepreneur Award- (2016, 2017) organized by the Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs, Manpower & Employment. In Southern Provincial Council
Panel Member of the Judge Board - “Best Entrepreneur Awards” organized by Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce (HDCC) (2015)
Executive Committee Member - Teachers’ Union of Faculty of Management and Finance (2016)
Assistant Secretary - Teachers’ Union of Faculty of Management and Finance (2014, 2015)
Junior Treasurer - Teachers’ Union of Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Faculty of Management and Finance (2008/2009)
Resource Person - Teachers Training Programme (G.C.E. Advanced Level) for Accounting in Southern Province organized by the Department of Education- Southern Province (2014, 2016)
Academic sub warden, University of Ruhuna (2004/2005)
Web Team - Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna.