Dilini M. Withanalage Western Sydney University, Australia
Dilini Madurangi Withanalage is a final year PhD candidate attached to the School of Humanities and Communication Arts at the University of Western Sydney. She has an MPhil Degree in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge, UK, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations from the University of Colombo Sri Lanka. Her current PhD research focuses on the Sri Lankan boat asylum seekers living in Australia under temporary bridging visas. She is a former lecturer at the Department of International Relations, University of Colombo, and she has worked as an assistant director (outreach) at the Peace Secretariat, Sri Lanka.