DR. N. RAJESHWARAN

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Dr. N. Rajeshwaran
PhD (CMB), MSc (Mgt) (Specialization in Accounting) (USJP), B. Com(Hons) (EUSL), HNDA, CTHE, SEDA
Senior Lecturer in Commerce
Department of Commerce
Faculty of Commerce and Management
Telephone: +94 65 2241062 (Office), +94 77 9060623(Mob)
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Full Name : Nadarajah Rajeshwaran
Permanent Address : 43/121, Koolavady Road, Batticaloa.
Official Address : Department of Commerce, Eastern University, Chenkalady, 30350, Sri Lanka 
Academic Position : Senior Lecturer Grade II

Academic Qualifications :

  • Ph.D (Environmental Accounting), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • MSc Management (Specialization in Accounting), University of Sri Jayewardanapura, Sri Lanka
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Hon), Eastern University, Sri Lanka, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. (First Class)

Professional Qualifications :

  • HNDA (Higher National Diploma in Accountancy)
  • Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. 2002 - 2008
  • CTHE (Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 2007 – 2008

Nationality : Sri Lankan
Date of Birth : 28th November 1980
Gender : Male
Marital Status : Married

National and International Conference:

  1. Rajeshwaran N. and Gunawardana K. D. (2009), An Empirical Investigation of the Security Controls of Computerized Accounting Information Systems (CAIS) in the selected listed companies in Sri Lanka, International
    Conference on Business Management ICBM, University of Sri Jayawardenapura.
  2. Rajeshwaran N. and Andrew A. (2009), Necessity of Environmental Accounting: A Small Business Case, International Research Conference on Management and Finance, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  3. Jeyarajah S. Rajeshwaran N. Prapakaran and T. Balendren S. (2009), Strategic approach to improve the poor housing settlements in the Batticaloa city, The 8th Annual Research Session, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  4. Rajeshwaran N. and Kennedy F. B. (2010), Impact of credit card usage on compulsive buying behaviour of professional job holders, International Conference on Business and Information 2010, University of Kelaniya, Sri
    Lanka
  5. Paranthaman T. and Rajeshwaran N. (2010) Contribution of Livelihood Programme of Oxfam Australia to uplift quality of life of people in the Batticaloa District, Sri Lanka, International Conference on Management
    Practices for Sustainable Growth, Annamali University, India.
  6. Kanagasigam V. and Rajeshwaran N. (2010) An assessment of Labour Market after ethnic war in Eastern Sri Lanka, International Conference on Management Practices for Sustainable Growth, Annamali University, India.
  7. Paranthaman T. and Rajeshwaran N. (2010), Sustainable development of brick industry at Eravur Pattu divisional secretariat division in the Batticaloa district, The 9th Annual Research Session, Eastern University, Sri
    Lanka.
  8. Tharmini K. and Rajeshwaran N. (2011), A study on the level of Working Capital Management practices adopted by Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) in Manmunai North divisional secretariat division, at the 10th Annual
    Research Session, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  9. Ahila K. and Rajeshwaran N. (2012), A study on level of Management Accounting Practice in Project Management of Eastern Provincial Council, 1st Annual Research Conference, Faculty of Management and Commerce, South
    Eastern University of Sri Lanka.
  10. Rajeshwaran N. (2013), An Empirical Examination of Perceived Threats to Computerized Accounting Information Systems in Batticaloa District, International Conference of Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  11. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2013), An investigation of voluntary environmental reporting practices of Sri Lankan listed companies, Annual Academic Sessions- 2013, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of
    Colombo.
  12. Rajeshwaran N. (2013), An Empirical Examination of Perceived Threats to Computerized Accounting Information Systems in Batticaloa District, International Conference, Institute of Human Resource Advancement,
    University of Colombo.
  13. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2013), Sri Lankan Corporate Voluntary Environmental Reporting Practices, 10th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce,
    University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  14. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2014), Motivations of Sri Lankan Public Limited Companies for Reporting Environmental Information, Winc 2014 Wayamba International Conference, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  15. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2014), An assessment of managing stakeholders’ interest on environmental disclosure in financial reporting, Annual Academic Sessions- 2014, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University
    of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  16. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2014), Managers’ perceptions of stakeholder and purpose of response towards corporate environmental disclosure in Sri Lanka,11th International Conference on Business Management
    (ICBM), Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  17. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2015), Environmental and Waste Management Awareness in Executives’ Perceptions of Corporate Environmental Reporting in Sri Lanka, First International Symposium on Environmental
    Management and Planning, Central Environmental Authority, Sri Lanka.
  18. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2015), Nature of Environmental Expectations and Pressures Imposed on Companies by Stakeholders, Annual Research Symposium of National Centre for Advanced Studies in Humanities and
    Social Sciences.
  19. Rajeshwaran N. and R. P. C. Ranjani (2015), Linking Stakeholder Behaviour with Disclosing Strategies of Environmental Sensitivity Companies, 12th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), Faculty of
    Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
  20. Sujenthini S. and Rajeshwaran. N. (2016), Determinants of social and environmental disclosures in Sri Lankan listed companies, 5th Annual International Research Conference- 2016, Faculty of Management and Commerce,
    South Eastern University of Sri Lanka.
  21. Hettiarachchi, U. S. J. and Rajeshwaran. N. (2017),The impact of Dividend Policy on Stock Price: An Empirical Evidence from Hotels and Travels Companies Listed in Colombo Stock Exchange, 2nd International Conference for Accounting Researchers and Educators, The Department of Accountancy, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
  22. Kirushanthini, V. and Rajeshwaran. N. (2017), The Impact of Accounting Information on Share Prices: Evidence from Colombo Stock Exchange, 6th International Conference of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (ICSUSL 2017), Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.


Abstract:

  1. Rajeshwaran N. (2006), A Survey to Formulate Rehabilitation, Reconstruction and Resettlement Plan for Tsunami Affected Area’s in Manmunai North D.S. Division, Undergraduate Research Forum URF, Faculty of Commerce
    and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  2. Rajeshwaran N. and Gunawardana K. D. (2009), Information Systems (CIS) in the Selected Listed Companies in Sri Lanka, 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), 2009 Proceedings.Paper 53. Online
    available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/amcis2009/53

Journal

  1. S. Jeyarajah and N. Rajeshwaran (2011), Sustainable Housing Development for Urban Poor in the Batticaloa district Special study to Manmunai North DS division, Mentor The Journal of Business Studies, Vol 1, Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka. 
  2. N. Rajeshwaran and R.P.C. Ranjani (2014), An investigation of voluntary environmental reporting practices of Sri Lankan listed companies, Colombo Journal of Multi-Disciplinary Research, Vol.1, No.2, Faculty of
    Graduate Studies, University of Colombo.
  3. Rajeshwaran N. and Kennedy F. B. (2015), The Emerging Radical Change in Consumer Culture: Credit Card Use and Compulsive Buying Tendencies among Staff Grade Officers, Mentor The Journal of Business Studies, Vol 1,
    Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Chapter in Edited Research Book

  1. Rajeshwaran N. (2017). The Perceptions of Corporate Managers on Environmental Reporting in an Emerging Country: The Case of Sri Lanka, In Dr. V. Kanagasingam, Dr. B. Vimala & Dr. S. Mohankumar (Eds.), Current Issues in Management Research, India: Archers & Elevators Publishing House.


Publications (Newspapers – Articles)

  1. இலங்கையில் தனியார் மயமாக்கல் - வீரகேசரி (09.11.2005)
  2. அரச சார்பற்ற நிறுவனங்களின் வருகை ஒரு நோக்கு – வீரகேசரி (29.11.2005)
  3. Garbage Disposal an economic view – Daily News (27.12.2005)
  4. கணக்கீட்டு சவால்களை வெற்றி கொள்ள கணக்கீட்டு மென்பொருள் (Accounting package) – வீரகேசரி (02.01.2006)
  5. முன்னேறி வரும் வர்த்தகத் துறை எதிர்கொள்ளும் சவால்கள் - வீரகேசரி (20.02.2006)

Publications (Chapters in Book)

  1. ERG Theory – Elakku 2002–2003 (இலக்கு 2002-2003) 3rd year
  2. Six Sigma – Elakku 2004 (இலக்கு 2004) Final year
  3. நன்மதிப்பும் கணக்கேட்டு பதிவுூகளும் - தேடல் புரட்டாதி, 2005
  4. இலங்கையில் முன்னேற்றமடைந்து வரும் கைத்தொழில் துறை - தேடல் ஆவணி, 2006
  5. The role of computerized accounting to overcome the challenges of the manual accounting in Sri Lanka – Recent challenges of Sri Lanka, (2006), Faculty of Commerce and Management Journal, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.

  • Computerized Accounting Information System
  • Environmental Accounting/ Disclosure
  • Capital Market

  • Computer Application for Accounting
  • E-Commerce
  • International Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Statistical Software Application in Business
  • Operational Research for Managerial Decisions
  • Insurance and Transport
  • Financial Management

  • The overall best performance at the Bachelor of Commerce Degree Programme – 2003/2004 (Ponnammah Kanapathipillai Memorial Award – 2006)
  • Professional Development Award in Learning, Teaching and Assessing from Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA) (UK)-2008

  • Serving as Coordinator for Training, Centre for External Degrees and Extension Courses (CEDEC), Eastern University, Sri Lanka since 1st September 2016.

  • Serving as Member of Steering committee: University Harmony, University of Grant Commission (UGC) since 4th September 2013.

    A Senate member, Representative of the Faculty of Commerce and Management since 1st August 2015.
  • Serving as a Coordinator, Postgraduate Studies Unit, Faculty of Commerce and Management since 1st of July 2015.
  • A member of the Faculty Board of Commerce and Management.
  • A member of the Board of Study for External Studies, Faculty of Commerce and Management.
  • Serving as a member of Library Committee.
  • Serving as a member of Sports Advisory Board since 05th May 2015.
  • Serving as a Student Counselor since 08th July 2015.
  • Serving as a member of Higher Degree Committee, Faculty of Commerce and Management.
  • Serving as an Activity Coordinator/ Improve Governance and Management, External Degree Program (EDP), HETC since 15th July 2015.
  • Served as a committee member for writing Self Evaluation Report for Institutional Review
  • Served as an acting Head, Department of Commerce.
  • Served as a member of University By- Law Committee, Representing Faculty of Commerce and Management since 29th July 2015.
  • Served as a member of Editorial Committee for 4th International Conference of Eastern University, Sri Lanka – 2016.
  • Served as a committee member of Industrial Exhibition and Community day held on 14th – 16th May 2015.
  • Served as a member of Technical Evaluation Committee (TEC) for Higher Education for Twenty first Century (HETC).
  • Member of the Steering Committee on “University Harmony”, University Grants Commission with effect from 4th September 2013.
  • Member of Library Committee with effect from 2011.
  • Deputy Coordinator-Ethnic cohesion/ UDG, HETC.
  • Activity Coordinator/ Improve Relevance and Quality, External Degree Program (EDP), HETC.
  • Coordinator, Competency based Economies through Formation of Enterprises (CEFE), Faculty of Commerce and Management (2012 – 2013).
  • Student counselor with effect from 1st of October 2009.
  • Member of Sports Advisory Board
  • Member of Sports Council (2011)

 

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