BSc. (FM) (Hons), SEDA (UK), GREENSL®AP, Reading M.Phil
Department of Building Economics,
Faculty of Architecture,
University of Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka

Academic Qualifications 

  • Reading for a MPhil at Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Facilities Management, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka 

Professional Qualification

  • Founder Member, Institute of Facilities Management
  • Associate Professional (GREENSL® AP) of the Green Building Council of Sri Lanka
  • The Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE) (2014), The Staff Development Centre, The University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. This course has been accredited by the Staff and Educational Association of UK (SEDA).

Professional Activities

  • Dissertation Assistant Coordinator
  • Secretary, Institute of Facilities Management from March 2015 to date

Research Interests

  • Safetyculture
  • Disasterresilience
  • Workplaceplanninganddesign
  • Sustainability

Publications : Conference Papers

1 Weerasinghe R.P.N.P., Disanayake D.M.P.P. and Andarawera A.K. (2016). “Industry Attractiveness of Outsourced Facilities Management Services in Sri Lanka”.  5th World Construction Symposium, 2015. 29-31 July 2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 Manjula N.H.C., Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Rajini P.A.D. (2015). “Facilities Management Approaches for Sustainability”. 6th International Conference on structural engineering and construction management 2015, 11-14 December 2015, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
3 Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Fernando N.G.  (2015). “Strengthening the Safety Culture in Raw Rubber Processing Stage through Human Capacity Building: A Conceptual Framework”. 4th World Construction Symposium, 2015. 12-14 June 2015, Colombo, Sri Lanka
4 Silva S.N., Waidyasekara K.G.A.S and Dissanayake D.M.P.P.  (2015). “Comparative Study of Water Efficiency in Green and Non – Green Buildings in Apparel Industry in Sri Lanka”. 4th World Construction Symposium, 2015. 12-14 June 2015, Colombo, Sri Lanka
5 Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Fernando N.G.  (2014). “Establishing a Positive Safety Culture in Rubber Manufacturing Sector: Human Factors”. 3rd World Construction Symposium, 2014. 20-22 June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka
6 Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Fernando N.G. (2013). “Factors Contribute towards Establishinga a Positive Safety Culture in Manufacturing Sector”. FARU international Research Symposium, 14-15 December, 2013, Hambanthota, Sri Lanka
7 Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Fernando N.G., (2013).  “Effective Approach for Strengthening the Human Capacity to Respond in Fire Disasters in Industrial Buildings”.  International Conference on Building Resilience 2013, 17– 19 September 2013, Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
8 Athapaththu   A.M.S.U.,   Fernando   N.G.  and   Dissanayake D.M.P.P.,   (2013). “Effective Fire Safety Planning for Industrial Buildings: A Literature Review”. World Construction Symposium 2013, 14 – 15 June 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
9 Dissanayake D.M.P.P and Fernando N.G., (2012). “Role of Facilities Manager in Pre-disaster Risk Reduction Phase: A Literature Synthesis”. 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment 2012, 14 -16 December 2012, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
10 Dissanayake D.M.P.P. and Fernando N.G., (2012). “Role of Facilities Manager in Disaster Recovery Planning”. FARU International Research Symposium, 24-25 August 2012, Galle, Sri Lanka


Consultancy and Services Outside University

  • BuildingSurveyingConsultancy Project,LankaHospitals PvtLtd,2014