About Me

I am Kashumi Madampe, a Software Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Monash University, Australia. My research interests lie within requirements engineering, affective computing, and human and social aspects of Software Engineering. I practice Grounded Theory, software repository mining, and natural language processing mostly in my research work.

Education:

I completed the provisional year of my Ph.D. at The University of Auckland, New Zealand in 2019 and transferred to Monash in 2020. I obtained a First Class BSc. (Special – Equivalent to Hons) in Computing and Information Systems Degree from Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2016.

Work Experience:

At The University of Auckland, I worked as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and as a Research Assistant at the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Software Engineering, Faculty of Engineering.

From 2016 to 2019, I worked as an Associate Consultant (Project Manager – Business Analyst) at myDigitalOffice Ltd. Prior to that, I interned as a System Analyst at SriLankan Airlines Ltd., and as a Business Analyst at Nibaya Ltd.

Memberships:

  1. IEEE (Graduate Student Member)
  2. IEEE Computer Society
  3. IEEE Young Professionals

Interests:

  1. Photography
  2. Cookery
Mt. Eden, Auckland, New Zealand, 2019.