Profile image for Asanka Gunasekara

Dr Asanka Gunasekara

Lecturer, Management


Asanka Gunasekara, PhD, is a Lecturer in Management at Swinburne Business School. Asanka's main research interests are in the areas of social and organisational inclusion of migrants. In particular she is interested in skilled migrants' acculturation, wellbeing and career success. In addition, Asanka is interested in employee and organisational mindfulness and wellbeing studies. She publishes in international peer-reviewed journals including, International Journal of Intercultural Relations, Employee Relations and Asia and Pacific Migration Journal. 

Asanka teaches various units within Swinburne Business School, including Introduction to Management, Organisational Behaviour and Capstone Industry Project. Prior to joining academia, she worked in the finance industry. 

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Associate Supervisor.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Organisation And Management Theory - 350709
  • Organisational Behaviour - 350710