CSHR Board of Management


Senior Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake
Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo


Professor Sharya Scharenguivel
Acting Director, CSHR
LLB (Hons), LLM (Harvard), MA and MLitt (Oxon), Sometime Fellow of St. Johns College Cambridge and Balliol College Oxford and Life Fellow of Clare Hall Cambridge
Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Colombo

Mrs Indira Nanayakkara
Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Colombo

Professor Carlo Fonseka
Member, University Grants Commission

Deshabandu Jezima Ismail
Chancellor, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka

Ms Manouri Muttetuwegama
Barrister, Attorney-at-Law, Co-chair, Civil Society Committee of the SCOPP,
Commissioner, Commission of Inquiry into Alleged Serious Violations of Human Rights

Ms Suriya Wickremasinghe
Attorney-at-Law, Secretary, Civil Rights Movement

Ms Therese Perera
President’s Counsel

Mr Prasantha Lal De Alwis
President’s Counsel