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Dr Dewasiri as Emerald Publishing brand ambassador

Dr Jayantha N. Dewasiri
Dr Jayantha N. Dewasiri

Dr Jayantha N. Dewasiri, senior lecturer, attached to the Faculty of Management Studies, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Emerald Publishing for its South Asian region.

This is the first time that Emerald has appointed a brand ambassador for its South Asian region and it is a privilege to have a Sri Lankan academic representing a global publishing giant in the world. Dr Jayantha is a well-known researcher who has published in high-ranked journals such as Managerial Finance (Emerald), Qualitative Research in Financial Markets (Emerald), Journal of Public Affairs (Wiley) and International Journal of Qualitative Methods (Sage).

He is a pioneer in applying triangulation research approaches in the management discipline. He has been awarded several times for his outstanding research performance.

Dr Jayantha is an eminent researcher in finance who has introduced the data triangulation approach to the finance discipline. Further, he is the first researcher to propose the rationale and research designs for the mixed methods approaches in the finance discipline.

Jayantha has conducted several programs in collaboration with publishers such as Emerald and SAGE to develop the researchers’ skills during the past few years.