KUMARA Ananda

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Name
KUMARA Ananda
URL
http://www.taranga.info/
Affiliation
Meijo University
Section
Faculty of Business Management Department of International Business Management
Job title
DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONL EXCHANGE CENTER,Chief Coordinator, Research Center for Development and Culture,Deputy President,Professor
Degree
DOCTOR OF ENGINEERING(Tokyo Institute of Technology), MASTER OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT(Tokyo Institute of Technology), POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN APPLIED STATISTICS(SRI JAYAWARDANAPNRA UNIVERSITY(SRI LANKA))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2014
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Management, Meijo University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Professor, Support Office for Global Human Resources Development, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
1978
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1983
University of Kelaniya, Faculty of Science, Department of Industrial Management, Assistant Lecturer
 
1988
 - 
1993
United Nations Center for Regional Development, Industrial Development Unit, UN Researcher
 
1993
 - 
1994
Department of Business and Commerce, Suzuka Junior College, Associate Professor
 
1994
 - 
1998
Department of International Relations, Suzuka International University, Associate Professor
 
1998
   
 
- Department of International Relations, Suzuka International University, Professor
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1989
Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 

Awards & Honors

 
1978
First Class Honorary Degree, Faculty of Science, Kelaniya University
 
1997
Outstanding Performance Award
 
1998
Twentieth Perfomance Award (Five Hundred Leaders of Influence)
 

Misc

 
Effects of supportive supervision, co-worker social support, and job awareness on employee motivation at work
Research in Social Psychology   3(1) 57-65   1987
Technology Transfer and Sustainabiity of in OECF Projects(共著)
The OECF Quarterly   (59) 3-87   1988
On Improving Employee Performance : Implications of Japanese Management Practices for Sri Lanka
Employee satisfaction and job climate : An empirical study of Japanese manufacturing employees(共著)
Journal of Business and Psychology   3(3) 315-329   1989
Work-related values and attitudes : A study of Japanese manufacturing workers
Asian Profile   18(5) 415   1990

Books etc

 
Impacts of Transnational Corporations on Regional Development in the ASEAN Region(共著)
RESEARCH REPORT SERIES No.15.UNITED NATIONS CENTRE FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT(UNCRD)   1995   
ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR OF TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS AND INDUSTRIALIZATION FOR BALANCED LOCAL AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ASIA(共著)
UNCRD MEETING REPORT SERIES,UNITED NATIONS CENTRE FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT(UNCRD)   1995   
Transnational Corporations and Foreign Direct Investment in the ASEAN Region : Some Recent Developments
United Nations Centre for Regional Development(UNCRD)   1995   
Organizational Behaviour of Transnational Corporations and Impacts on Regioanl Development in the ASEAN Region : A(共著)
United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD),in "Impacts of Transnational Corporations on Regional Development in the Asean Region"   1995   
Learning from ASEAN Experience : Some Operational Guidelines for Enhancing Mutual Benefits Through TNC Activities
United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD), in "Impacts of Transnational Corporations on Regional Development in the Asean Region"   1995   

Works

 
Field Survey on Attitudes and Behaviour Pattern of Japanese Workers in Manufacturing Enterprises
1985 - 1986
Survey on Technology Transfer and Sustainability in OECF Projects (9 Countries)
1987 - 1988
Field Survey on Organizational Performance of Manufacturing Enterprises, Sri Lanka
1987 - 1988
Effects of Behaviour and Capabilities of Japanese Expatriates in the Human Resources Development of the Recipient Countries (Survey of JICA-trainees in Japan)
1988 - 1989
Survey on Organizational Behaviour and Industrialization : Lessons from Manufacturing and Agro-Based Industries Sector Transnational Corporations in the Asian Region
1990 - 1993

Research Grants & Projects

 
Technology Transfer and Supporting Industries : A Comparative Study of Malaysia and Sri Lanka
Grant-in-Aid for Promotion of Private Scientific Research
Project Year: 2000 - 2002
"Trends and Prospects of Economic Development Strategies of South and Southeast Asia : Issues of Technology Transfer in Malaysia, Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1998 - 2001
Sustainability of Foreign Investment-Relied Economic Growth : Issues of Technology Transfer in Thailand and India
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1998 - 2000
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Project Year: 2002 - 2004
Foreign Investment and Technology Transfer in Asia