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Cablegate: Fy-2004 Iv Mrp On "American Studies" -

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UNCLAS SECTION 01 OF 03 COLOMBO 001039

SIPDIS

STATE FOR ECA/PE/V/P-SUSAN LOCKWOOD/ SEQUITA ROBINSON
INFO: ECA/PE/V/G/N-ALICE SHIFFLETT; SA/PD

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: OEXC SCUL KPAO OEXC
SUBJECT: FY-2004 IV MRP ON "AMERICAN STUDIES" -
FEBRUARY 5-26, 2004: SRI LANKAN NOMINATION
PROJECT NUMBER: E/VP-2004-0010

REF: (A) STATE 085488, (B) COLOMBO 0676

1. POST NOMINATES MS. DORINE E. ARULANANDAM, LECTURER
IN SOCIOLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF JAFFNA, FOR PARTICIPATION
IN SUBJECT PROJECT.

2. NOMINATION IS AS FOLLOWS:
START FIXED-FORMAT TEXT (PLEASE DO NOT EDIT):
: The following data is in a fixed format which enables
: automated processing in Washington and should not be
: edited except by means of the Post-EVDB software.
EXPORT-SOURCE: POST-EVDB
VERSION: 3.0.5
POST-EMAIL: rscmb@pd.state.gov
TRANSMITTING-POST: PAS Colombo
TRANSMITTING-POST-ID: 2929
EXPORT-TYPE: BIO DATA
START NOMINATION:
ECA-OFFICE: E/VP
PROG-AGENCY-NAME:
POST-PROJ-ID: 85
ECA-PROJ-NO: E/VP-2004-0010
PROJ-NAME: American Studies - February 5-26, 2004
START MEMO PROJ-DESC:

END MEMO PROJ-DESC:
PROJ-TYPE: Multi-Regional
PROG-TYPE: IV Group Projects
FY: 2004
DEPART-POST: 02/03/2004
SESSION-DATE: 02/05/2004
RETURN-POST: 02/29/2004
NO-OF-PART: 1
RANK-ORDER: 4
START MEMO POST-OBJ:
This nomination is in support of MPP goal on "Mutual
Understanding"
END MEMO POST-OBJ:
START MEMO POST-RCMD:

END MEMO POST-RCMD:
ECA-OFFICE-ID: 1027
PROG-AGENCY-ID:
PROJ-TYPE-ID: MRP
PROG-TYPE-ID: 31
NOMINATING-POST-ID: 2929
FUNDING-CNTRY-ID:
STATUS: N
ORIGINATOR: P
SUBJ-DISC: American Studies
START BIO:
PREFIX: Ms.
F-NAME: Dorine
M-NAME: Evanjalene
L-NAME: ARULANANDAM
SUFFIX:
POSITION-CODE: 0
PRINCIPAL?: Yes
M-ADDR1: 46 Aseervatham Lane
M-ADDR2: Off Hospital Road
M-ADDR3:
M-CITY: Jaffna
M-STATE:
M-CNTRY: Sri Lanka
M-ZONE:
M-ZIP:
M-PHONE: (94-777) 110-135
M-FAX:
M-EMAIL:
M-CNTRY-ID: CE
M-ADDRTYPE: H
GENDER: F
DOB: 11/03/1973
MAR-STAT: S
BIRTH-CITY: Jaffna
BIRTH-CNTRY: Sri Lanka
CITIZ-CNTRY: Sri Lanka
RES-CNTRY: Sri Lanka
START MEMO POSITION:
Lecturer in Sociology, University of Jaffna
END MEMO POSITION:
START MEMO OTHER-POSITIONS:

END MEMO OTHER-POSITIONS:
START MEMO PREV-POSITIONS:
2001 - Field Assistant, "Food Security Program"
END MEMO PREV-POSITIONS:
START MEMO US-TRAVEL:

END MEMO US-TRAVEL:
START MEMO OTHER-TRAVEL:

END MEMO OTHER-TRAVEL:
START MEMO EDUCATION:
B.A. (Hons.) Special Degree in Sociology
END MEMO EDUCATION:
START MEMO MEMBERSHIPS:

END MEMO MEMBERSHIPS:
START MEMO PUBLICATIONS:
Articles Written in -
'Maanudam' Annual journal of Sociology
Questionnaire formation - 1997
Liberation Theology - 1999
Societal Psychology - 2001
Naan, monthly journal of Psychology
Prejudice -2000
Sociopathy - 2000
Begging and Rehabilitation - 2000
Leadership - 2001


END MEMO PUBLICATIONS:
START MEMO SPEC-CONSID:

END MEMO SPEC-CONSID:
FIRST-LANG: Tamil
ENGL-READ: 4
ENGL-SPEAK: 4
ENGL-COMP: 4
START MEMO NOM-POST-OBJ:
This nomination is in support of MPP goal on "Mutual
Understanding"
END MEMO NOM-POST-OBJ:
START MEMO NOM-POST-RCMD:

END MEMO NOM-POST-RCMD:
START MEMO VIS-OBJ:

END MEMO VIS-OBJ:
START MEMO VIS-REC:

END MEMO VIS-REC:
NOMINATING-OFFICER: Joe Novak
START MEMO NOMINATING-JUSTIFICATION:
Ms. Arulanandam is a young lecturer at the University
of Jaffna that is expected to become a tenured
professor in the not too distant future. As such she
can be expected to have an influence on Jaffna
University students, many of whom are radical in their
support for the LTTE, for a couple of decades. It is
clearly in the Mission's interest to have a University
lecturer in Jaffna that not only speaks favorably about
the US, but can also give first hand accounts of her
experience with the USG, as well as be an influencing
factor on the University students' respect for
democracy. The IVP grant will permit her to do just
that.
END MEMO NOMINATING-JUSTIFICATION:
NOM-OFF: Political
SPEAKER?: No
NOTIFY-EMB: Yes
MEDIA?: No
HOME-STAY: No
HOME-HOSP?: Yes
E-I-TYPE:
NOMINEE-ID: 120
PERSON-ID: 124
BIRTH-CNTRY-ID: CE
CITIZ-CNTRY-ID: CE
RES-CNTRY-ID: CE
FIRST-LANG-ID: TC
E-I-TYPE-ID:
NOM-POST-ID: 2929
NOM-FUNDING-CNTRY-ID:
NOM-STATUS: N
DS2019-ACTION: 0
DS2019-SUBJECT: 05.0102
SPONS-FUNDS: 0
SPONS-AGENCY1:
USGOVT-AGENCY1:
US-AGENCY-AMT1: 0
USGOVT-AGENCY2:
US-AGENCY-AMT2: 0
INTL-ORG1:
INTL-ORG-AMOUNT1: 0
INTL-ORG2:
INTL-ORG-AMOUNT2: 0
VIS-GOVT-AMT: 0
COMMISSION: 0
OTHER-AMOUNT: 0
VIS-AMOUNT: 0
VIS-CAT: 5
END BIO:
END NOMINATION:
END FIXED-FORMAT TEXT:
3. PLEASE ADVISE ACCEPTANCE OF THIS NOMINATION.
WILLS

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