School of Business PhD Student Wins First Prize

Pictured: Professor Laura Poole-Warren and PhD Candidate Vindhya Weeratunga

Congratulations to Vindhya Weetarunga for taking out first prize in the 2018 Research Day poster competition! This is a faculty-wide competition hosted by Professor Laura Poole-Warren, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research (pictured left). This was an opportunity for all UNSW Canberra PhD students to showcase their research.


Vindhya is a PhD Candidate at the School of Business. Her thesis focuses on the manifestation of Western employee engagement theories in a non-Western, developing-economy context: specifically, Sri Lanka.