Ms. Nadeeka Pathirana

Ms. Nadeeka Pathirana is a Temporary Lecturer attached to the Department of Information and Systems Sciences, Faculty of Computing. She is a graduate from the Faculty of Science, University of Kelaniya, with a First Class in B.Sc. Honours in Management and Information Technology, specialized in Information Technology.

Prior to joining the Faculty of Computing at NSBM, she has worked in the Software Industry as well as Academia. She started her career as a Temporary Demonstrator at the Department of Industrial Management, Faculty of Science, University of Kelaniya. Later on, she joined the industry to get industry exposure and practical knowledge. She has experience in different fields like Software Quality Assurance Engineering and Software Engineering at some of the leading software companies such as Codegen International (Pvt) Ltd and WSO2.

Her teaching interests are Software Verification and Validation, Human Computer Interaction, Mathematics for Computing and Systems Analysis and Design. Moreover, she has done several publications in International Research Conferences and her current research interests include Human Computer Interaction, Software Usability, User Experience, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Extended Reality and Big Data Analytics