Senior Research Officer, Work and Economic Security
Seuwandi Wickramasinghe is currently a Senior Research Officer in the Work and Economic Security team, having previously worked in the Inclusive Ageing team.
Seuwandi joined the RPC in 2013 and has a Masters in International Studies from the University of Sydney.
She has worked for the Federal MP for Melbourne, Adam Bandt, liaising with constituents and as a Refugee Caseworker at Amnesty International Australia in Sydney.
She was previously an Assistant Researcher for the Law & Society Trust in Colombo, where she examined the performance of the judiciary in relation to cases on human rights in Sri Lanka.
Seuwandi also worked in a voluntary capacity in the Brotherhood’s Ecumenical Migration Centre during 2011–12.
- Application of social capital
- Social network analysis
- Women and economic security
- Australian Association of Gerontology
- Emerging Researchers in Ageing network
Wickramasinghe, S and Bowman, D 2019, Not simply business as usual: insights from Money For Jam, a micro-enterprise initiative for older women (PDF, 490 KB)
Wickramasinghe, S 2018, Building bridges to work: final report on the Given the Chance for Asylum Seekers program (PDF, 1.6 MB)
Wickramasinghe, S and Bowman, D 2018, Help, but not real help: mature age jobseeker perspectives on employment services in Australia (PDF, 638 KB)
Wickramasinghe, S and Kimberley, Helen 2016, Networks of care: valuing social capital in community aged care services (PDF, 717 KB)