Dr. Prashan Karunaratne is Prestigious Workshop Presenter at IN4OBE Global Virtual Summit 2022
Dr. Prashan is Course Director, Bachelor of Commerce | Senior Lecturer, Macquarie Business School.
Award-winning Senior Lecturer, Dr Prashan Karunaratne, from Macquarie Business School, is well-regarded for his innovative approach to driving student success through developing an active learning culture. Prashan is currently the Course Director for the Bachelor of Commerce as well as the unit convenor of the Bachelor of Commerce Capstone unit – where students in mixed-major teams work towards addressing a United Nations Sustainable Development Goal – collaboratively, sustainably, and profitably – using the knowledge and skills of commerce as well as their majors / specialisations.
Prashan’s enthusiasm for teaching, and passion for improving student outcomes, have inspired and engaged tens of thousands of students for more than a decade. He nurtures students to develop a desire to engage and is a firm believer that the learning journey can benefit both teachers and students. Inspiring students to want to learn – by emphasising the ‘why’ of learning, and empowering students to navigate their own learning journey – by focusing on the ‘how’, creates valuable experiences in his classroom and beyond. This highlights the ‘wow’ moments that students will remember in years to come.