Sumith Chaaminda


Sumith Chaaminda is a lecturer in Political Science in University of Colombo. He has completed his BA and MA degrees from the same university and received Postgraduate Diploma in Mediation and Conflict Resolution from the Central European University in Hungary and the Postgraduate Diploma in Federalism and Conflict Resolution from Fribourg University in Switzerland. He has worked as a senior researcher at two leading research institutions in Sri Lanka, namely the International Centre for Ethnic Studies (ICES) and Verite Research (VR). His current research is about the applicability of the concept of passive revolution in understanding the colonial and postcolonial politics in Sri Lanka.