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Dr. Vajira Edirisinghe

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Engineering | Quantity Surveying

Career Summary

  • 05/2016 to date –Lecturer in Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Engineering, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, Sri Lanka.
  • 04/2014 – 04/2016 – Lecturer in Civil Engineering and Quantity Surveying , ICBT campus
  • 10/2013 – 04/2014 – Additional Director Engineering in Urban settlement Development Authority
  • 12/2012 – 10/2013 – Engineer ( Contract & Planning Division) in State Engineering Co-operation
  • 07/2010- 08/2012 Contract Administration Officer and tender secretory
  • 12/2008- 06/2010 Project Officer involving in Contractor evaluating, contract management , human resources management
  • 08/2006-11/2008- Administrative Officer involving in administrative, Logistics, Employee training and welfare.
  • 05/2005-06/2006 – Officer Commanding engineering material Procurement.
  • 10/2004-05/2005 – Account Officer involving in budgeting and accounting water, electricity and engineering procurement related expenses.
  • 02/2002 – 10/2004 – Garrison Engineer - Security Force Head Quarters Minneriya
  • 03/2000 – 02/2002 – Garrison Engineer - Security Force Head Quarters Anuradhapura


  • BSc Eng. (Defence) in Civil Engineering, Kotelawala Defence University ,2000
  • MSc in Civil and Structural Engineering ,KDU 2018
  • Diploma in Commercial Arbitration in Institute for the Development of Commercial Law and Practice, Sri Lanka , 1999


Research Interests and Memberships

Research Interests

  • Construction Management
  • Construction Dispute Resolution
  • Carbon footprint



  • Corporate Member in Institute of Supply and Material Management Sri Lanka
  • Member of Institute of Management Sri Lanka
  • Member of Sri Lanka Association of Advancement of Science

Ongoing Research

  • Carbon footprint in ready mixed concrete
  • Effective management of Construction Dispute Resolution

My Publications

Conference Proceedings

  • Vajira Edirisinghe   Study on Limitations in Material Procurement Practice for Construction in Public Sector  in 4th World Construction Symposium,  year 2015,  Galadari Hotel,    CIOB,    12th June,  
  • Vajira Edirisinghe   Review on quantifying the carbon footprint in construction project, supply chain management  in 73rd Annual conference of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science ,  year 2017,  Open University Sri Lanka,    SLAAS,      

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