Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Ruhuna

Edirisinghe, G. (Dr.)

Senior Lecturer

Department of Geography
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
University of Ruhuna
Matara 81000
Sri Lanka

Phone: +94 718314322

Email: Olta.ruh@gmail.com / edi@geo.ruh.ac.lk



  • Ph. D: Medical Geography (University of Ruhuna, Matara)
  • MSc. GIS and Remote Sensing (Sri Jayewardenepura)
  • Research field: Medical Geography, Development Geography, Cartography
  • Master Degree: M.A in Geography, University of Ruhuna, Matara
  • First Degree: B.A Geography (Honest) Class: Second Class Upper Division (University of Ruhuna, Matara)

Specialized fields and teaching areas:

Medical Geography

Research Areas:

Parasite disease and Health issues


Major publications

  • Aerial Photo Interpretation, Dengue Epidemic in Sri Lanka

Journal publications

  • American Scientific Research For Engineering Technology and Sciences (ASJETS) Two Articles have been published

Conference publications

  • RUHSS, Asia Pacific Conference New Zealand and Australia, 17-26 June 2017

Invited keynote talks and seminar presentations

  • Presented International Conference, Asia Pacific Conference