Staff profile

Dr Chinthaka Aluthgama Baduge

Lecturer in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

Dr Chinthaka Aluthgama Baduge


College of Business, Law and Social Sciences


Derby Business School


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus



I am currently a lecturer in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at the University of Derby. I mainly teach at undergraduate level within business school, with particular focus on enterprise and entrepreneurship. 

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Recent publications

Aluthgama-Baduge, C. J. (2018), Are the dominant teaching theories in higher education adequate to underpin teaching practices in enterprise and entrepreneurship context?, In: G. Mulholland and J. Turner (eds.), Enterprise Education in UK Higher Education: Theory, Policy and Practice, Oxon, Routledge (Accepted)

Rajasinghe, D., Aluthgama-Baduge, C. J. and Mulholland, G. (2018), Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis as an Entrepreneurship Research Methodology, Paper presented at: 25th Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) Conference, FOM University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management, Berlin, 23-25 May 2018

Aluthgama-Baduge, C. J. and Mulholland, G. (2014), Developing entrepreneurs: Can British business schools adapt their teaching model to meet the challenge?, Paper presented at: 3rd ISMO Conference, University of Greenwich (Greenwich Business School), 8-9 December

Mulholland, G., Turner, J., Smith, H. and Aluthgama-Baduge, C. J. (2014), Knowledge exchange & business acumen: What business schools can learn from school children, Paper presented at: 3rd ISMO Conference, University of Greenwich (Greenwich Business School), 8-9 December.