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Researching Working From Home

A Research Project Carried Out at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka in Collaboration with Heriot Watt University, United Kingdom


This study explores the lived experiences of women and men in IT, who switched to working from home amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, intending to shed light on gendered experiences of working from home in a third-world country upholding traditional gender norms.

Research Team

Prof. Lasith Gunawardena
Professor in Information Technology,
University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Dr. Lakshman Wimalasena
Assistant Professor – HRM ,
Heriot Watt University.

Ms. Dharshika Pothuwewa
Research Assistant – MPhil Student,
University of Sri Jayewardenepura.