Jayampathi E.K. (Mr.)

BBA (Ruh, SL), MSc (Sjp, SL), Reading for PhD (Kel, SL)


Lecturer 
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Faculty of Management and Finance
University of Ruhuna, Matara
Sri Lanka
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BIOGRAPHY

Jayampathi Kumasaru is a probationary lecturer in Entrepreneurship in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka. He obtained his Bachelor's degree from the University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka; M.Sc degree at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, and reading for the PhD at the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka His teaching and research interests include small and medium scale enterprises, microfinance, livelihood development, and eco-tourism. He has authored a number of articles and one book and presented papers in international conferences.

JOURNAL PAPERS

Jayampathi, E.K. & Munasinghe, A.S. (2019). The mediating role of tourist satisfaction on the relationship between service quality and tourist re-visit intention: with reference to the SME hotels in Mirissa tourism destination- Sri Lanka, Journal of Management Matters, Faculty of Management Studies, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka.
Jayampathi, E.K., & Punchihewa, P.S.D. (2019). Relationship between Travel Agents’ Service Quality and Tourists Satisfaction with Special Reference to Mirissa Coastal Tourism Zone. International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises and Business Sustainability, University of Trisakti, Jakarta-Indonesia, 4(1), 39-67.
Jayampathi, E.K. & Kumara, U.A. (2017). Impact of Entrepreneurial Orientation on Entrepreneurial Performance of Tourism Enterprises – A Study with Reference to Southern Province of Sri Lanka. Amity Journal of Entrepreneurship, Amity University, India
Jayampathi, E.K., & Kaushalya, K.A.D. (2017). Relationship between microfinance and economic empowerment of women entrepreneurs in Matara district, Sri Lanka. International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises and Business Sustainability, University of Trisakti, Jakarta-Indonesia
Gunawardene T.S.L.W. & Jayampathi E.K. (2016). An exploratory study of affecting key factors on market orientation by Small and Medium scale enterprises. Journal of Business Studies, 3(1), Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka

BOOKS AUTHORED

Kelum, W., Sriyani, K.A.S & Jayampathi E.K. (2017) An approach to eco-tourism industry; Author publications (Sinhala Medium) 978-955-41430-1-2
Jayampathi, E.K. (2014), How to prepare a successful business plan, Colombo, Sri Lanka; Author publications (Sinhala Medium) ISBN 978-955-41430-0-5

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS & PRESENTATIONS

Senevirathna W.K., Vithanage P., & Jayampathi E.K. (2017). The Relationship between Eco-tourism Intention and Developmental Potentials in Galle District, Sri Lanka, 6th International Conference on Management and economics (ICME-2017), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., Sriyani K.A.S (2016), Impact of startup motives on the performance of women entrepreneurs; Evidence from Hambantota District, Sri Lanka, International Conference on Technology and Management (incoTeM-2016), University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., & Sriyani K.A.S. (2016), Barriers faced by women enterprises in Sri Lanka, Wayamba University International Conference (WinC-2016). University of Wayamba, Sri Lanka
Lakmal K.A.D., Jayampathi E.K., & Dilrukshi M.G.M. (2015). Study of Accounting Practices of Small scale Enterprises, 4th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME-2015), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., Sriyani K.A.S. & Priyadarshani N. (2015). Impact of Information systems on performance of private sector Enterprises, 4th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME-2015), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., & Dilrukshi M.G.M. (2014). Does sustainable livelihood approach contribute to effective poverty reduction in Sri Lanka?, 3rd International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME-2014), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., & Samarawickrama D. (2014). Critical success factors of the successfulness of Small and Medium-scale entrepreneurs, 11th academic sessions, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Samarawickrama D., & Jayampathi E.K. (2014). Managing continuity in the family-driven entrepreneurial venture, 11th academic sessions, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., Dilrukshi M.G.M. & Lakmal K.A.D. (2014). The impact of Microfinance institutions on Small and Medium-scale Enterprises, Wayamba University International Conference (WinC-2014), University of Wayamba, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K. (2013). Impact of Business Development Services on Small and Medium-scale Enterprises in Sri Lanka, 10th academic sessions, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., & Rupasinghe L.R. (2013). Issues and barriers of information and communication technology on Small and Medium-scale Enterprises, 2nd International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME-2013), Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Jayampathi E.K., & Rupasinghe L.R. (2012). Entry barriers of information and communication technology on small and medium scale enterprises, 09th academic sessions, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

ACADEMIC SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Conference Proceedings Editor, 8th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME), 2019, Sri Lanka.
Academic Career Advisor, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2019.
Organizing Committee Member (Transport Committee), XIII Sri Lanka University Games-2019, Organized by the University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Student Counselor, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019.
Editorial Assistant of the Ruhuna Journal of Management and Finance (RJMF), Sri Lanka, 2018.
Secretary of the 7th International Conference on Management and Economics(ICME), Sri Lanka, 2018
Vice President of the Teacher’s Union of Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2018.
Conference Proceedings Editor, 6th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME), Sri Lanka, 2017.
Member of the Selecting Committee of the Best Entrepreneur Awards, organized by the Provincial Council, Southern Province, Sri Lanka, 2017.
Faculty representative for the Committee of Sexual harassment and gender violence Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2017.
Faculty representative for Cultural Center, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2017.
Deputy Secretary of the Teacher’s Union of Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, 2017.
Faculty representative for the Inter-Faculty Dancing and Literature Competition-2016(IFDLC), University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2016.
Secretary of the 5th International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME), Sri Lanka, 2016.
Member of the Selecting Committee of the Best Entrepreneur Awards, organized by the Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HDCC), Sri Lanka, 2016.
Member of the Selecting Committee of the Best Entrepreneur Awards, organized by the Provincial Council, Southern Province, Sri Lanka, 2016.
Member of the selecting committee of the Best Entrepreneur Awards organized by the Monaragala District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MDCC), Sri Lanka, 2015.
Organizing committee member of International Conference on Management and Economics 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, Organized by Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Matara, Sri Lanka.
Web Team - Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna.