Acdemic staff

Head of the Department

Prof. S. Abeysinghe, B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL), M.Sc. (Wageningen, Netherlands), Ph.D. (Brussels, Belgium)

 

Designation Name Specialization
Professor
Prof. L. P. Jayatissa
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
Ph.D. (Stirling, UK)
Toxic Cyanobacteria
Ecotoxicology
Coastal ecology
Professor
Prof. S. Abeysinghe,
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Wageningen, Netherlands)
Ph.D. (Brussels, Belgium)
Molecular biology
Crop protection
Professor
Prof. (Mrs.) P. D. Abeysinghe
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc., Ph.D. (Brussels, Belgium)
Molecular biology
Plant Systematics
Senior Lecturer
Dr. (Mrs.) N. P. Dissanayaka
B.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL)
Ph.D. (Reading, UK)
Plant Physiology
Weed Biology
Senior Lecturer
Mr. P. S. Kariayawasam
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Florida Int’l, USA)
Plant Eco-physiology
Senior Lecturer
Dr. T. G. Dayananda
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc., Ph.D. (Kyushu, Japan)
Molecular Phylogeny
Population Genetics
Senior Lecturer
Dr. (Mrs). K. K. G. U. Hemamali
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc., Ph.D. (Kyushu, Japan)
Molecular Plant Breeding
Population Genetics
Senior Lecturer

Dr. K. Masakorala
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Plymouth, UK)
Ph.D. (USTB, Beijing, China)
Environmental Science
Environmental toxicology
Bioremediation
Senior Lecturer
Dr. W. G. S. Manel Kumari
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL),
M.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL)
M.Sc. (Wageningen, The Netherlands)
Ph.D. (Queensland)
Plant Virology
Lecturer
Mr. R. D. A. Gunasekara
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Ghent, Belgium)
(Reading for Ph.D. (Peradeniya))
Phycology
Plant Ecology
Lecturer
Mr. K.A.S. Kodikara
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (VUB, Belgium)
(Reading for Ph.D.(VUB, Belgium))
Plant Ecology
Probationary Lecturer
Mrs. Jayani Perera
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Montpellier, France)
(Reading for Ph.D.)
Plant Physiology
Probationary Lecturer
Mr. D. D. N. Sripal
B.Sc. (Ruhuna, SL)
(Reading for Ph.D)
Plant Taxonomy


Non Academic Staff
Name
Designation
Technical Staff
Mrs.S.Liyanage Senior Staff Technical Officer
Mr.P.B.Weerakondaraarachchi Senior Staff Technical Officer
Mrs.C. Widanegamage

Senior Technical Officer

Mr. D.P.C.J. Liyanage

Senior Technical Officer

Others
Mr.Anura Gammanpila Lab Assistant_High Grade
Mr.D.D.Senarathna Labourer_Supper Grade
Mr.M.G.A.Amarasinghe Labourer_Supper Grade
Mr.D.G.Sunil Shantha Lab Assistant_High Grade
Mr.W. Dharmadasa Lab Assistant_Super Grade
Mr.K.S.Gunasekara Lab Assistant_High Grade
Mr.A.Galhena Lab Assistant_Lower Grade
Mr. H.K. Ranasiri Lab Assistant_Lower Grade