Academic Staff 

Prof. Ajith Jayaweera BP

Professor in Animal Nutrition, Dean/FLFN
B.Sc. Agric (Peradeniya, SL), M.Phil. (Peradeniya, SL), SEDA (UK), CTHE (Colombo, SL)

Department of Applied Nutrition

Dr. Kumari M. Rathnayake 

Senior Lecturer
Head of the Department
B.Sc (Sp) in Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Phil in Food & Nutrition (Peradeniya, SL), PhD (Reading, UK)

Prof. Renuka Silva

Professor (Chair)                         
BSc Agric (P’niya, SL), PhD (Reading, UK) R Nutr (UK)

Prof. Anoma Chandrasekara

Professor
BSc Agric (P’niya, SL), M.Phil in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), PhD (Memorial, Canada)

Mrs. thakshila Adikari

Senior Lecturer
BSc Human Biology (J’pura, SL), M.Sc in Nutrition & Dietetics (Thailand), Reading for PhD (P’niya, SL) 

Dr. Ananda Chandrasekera

Senior Lecturer
BSc Agric, M.Sc in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), PhD (Sydney, Australia), Registered Medical Officer (SLMC 1813), R Nutr (Australia)

Mrs. Thilanka Ranathunga

Senior Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Phil in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), Reading for PhD (Newcastle, UK)

Dr. Harshi Gunawardena

Senior Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Food Science & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), PhD (P’niya, SL)

Dr. Thushanthi Perera

Senior Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Agricultural Technology and Management, M.Sc in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), M.Sc in Nutritional Sciences (Oklahoma State University, USA), PhD (Oregon State University, USA )

Dr. Janandani Nanayakkara

Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Food Science & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Phil in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), PhD (Deakin, Australia)

Mrs. Fathima Sirasa

Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Food Science & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Sc in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), Reading for PhD (Griffith, Australia)

Mrs. Jeewanadee Hettiarachchi

Lecturer
RD and R Nutri (SLMC 36/114), B.Sc (Special) in Food Science & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Sc in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL), Reading for PhD (University of Melbourne, Australia)

Department of Aquaculture & Fisheries

Dr. RGS Wijesekara

Senior Lecturer
Head of the Department      

B.Sc (Peradeniya, SL), M.Sc (ATI, Thailand), Ph.D (Uni. of Tsukuba, Japan)

Prof. JMPK Jayasinghe

Emeritus Professor

BSc (Colombo), MPhil (Colombo), PhD (Stirling)

Dr. (Mrs) S Jayakody 

Senior Lecturer 

B.Sc. (Sp. Hons) (Kelaniya, SL), Post Graduate Dip (Hons) in Wildlife Mgt., Ph.D. (UK)

Dr. WMHK Wijenayake

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc. (Hon) (Kelaniya, SL), Dip. in Agri. (SL School of Agriculture),Ph.D (Kelaniya, SL)

Dr. Dileepa de Croos

Senior Lecturer 

B.Sc. (Hons) (Colombo, SL), PGDBM (Colombo, SL), M.Sc. (Kelaniya, SL), Ph.D (Iceland), CTHE/ SEDA (UK)

Mr. GAHS Chathuranga 

Lecturer 

B.Sc Fisheries & Marine Science (Ruhuna, SL)

Dr. (Ms) AGSS Darshani 

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc. in Fisheries & Marine Science (Ruhuna, SL), M.Sc. (Bodo, Norwa), PhD (Tokyo, Japan)

Ms. S.T. Gonapinuwala 

Lecturer

B.Sc. in Food Sci. & Nutr. (Wayamba SL), M.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL) Reading for PhD

Ms. CC Walpita

Lecturer

B.Sc. in Food Production & Technology Management (Wayamba,SL), M.Sc. (Ghent, Belgium)

Department of Food Science and Technology

Dr. S Jayathilake

Senior Lecturer
Head of the Department
Ph.D. (Obihiro, Japan), M.Sc. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)
B.Sc. Agri (Specialization in Food Science & Technology) (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Prof. (Mrs.) CVL Jayasinghe

Professor of Food Science & Technology (Chair Professor)
Ph.D. in Food Science & Technology (Tokyo, Japan), M.Phil. (S’Japura, Sri Lanka), M.Sc. (S’Japura, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Prof. TSG Fonseka 

Emeritus Professor
PhD (Nott, UK), MSc (Kelaniya, Sri Lanka), BSc (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

Dr. MSW de Silva

Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. in Chemistry (Illinois Tech., USA), B.Sc. Hons in Chemistry (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Prof. (Miss) ODAN Perera

Professor

Ph.D. (Ballarat, Australia), M.Phil. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Mr. DN Liyanage

Senior Lecturer 

M.Sc. (Illinois Tech., USA), B.Sc. Agri (Wayamba, Sri Lanka)
Attorney-at-Law

Mrs. AMMU Adikari

Senior Lecturer

M.Phil. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), M.Sc. in (Economics) in Business Management (Wales, UK), B.Sc. in Agriculture (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Mrs. PMHD Pathiraje

Senior Lecturer

Reading for Ph.D., M.Phil. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. in Agri (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Dr. KDPP Gunathilaka

Senior Lecturer 

Ph.D (Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka), MSc. (Dal, Canada), MSc.(Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), B.Sc in Agri(Specialization in Food Science & Technology) (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Mrs. VPN Prasadi

Senior Lecturer

M.Phil. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. Agri (Specialization in Food Science & Technology) (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka) 

Dr. (Miss.) HPS Senarath

Senior Lecturer

Ph.D (Tokyo, Japan), M.Phil (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), B.Sc. (Wayamba, Sri Lanka), Diploma in Quality Management (SLSI, Sri Lanka)

Dr AN Madusanka

Senior Lecturer
B.Sc (Honours) in Chemistry (S’Japura, SL), M.Sc (Research) in Chemical & Process Engineering (Moratuwa, SL), PhD (Cambridge, UK)

Dr. WDSS Pemasinghe

Senior Lecturer
B.Sc (Hons) in Chemistry (Kelaniya, SL), PhD (Wayne State University, USA)

Ms. RAC Haily Seneviratne 

Lecturer (Prob.)

B.Sc. in Food Science and Technology, Reading for M.Phil. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Dr. BMK Swarnashika Thilakaratne

Senior Lecturer (Contract Basis)

B.Sc. in Agriculture (Peradeniya). M.Sc. in Food Science and Technology (Sri Jayawardanapura), Ph.D. (India)

Department of Livestock and Avian Sciences

Mr. WADV Weerathilake 

Senior Lecturer
Head of the Department
B.Sc. Agric (Peradeniya, SL), M.Phil. (Peradeniya, SL), PGDBM, Reading for doctoral degree (Wayamba, SL)

Prof. BPA Jayaweera

Professor, Dean/FLFN
B.Sc. Agric (Peradeniya, SL), M.Phil. (Peradeniya, SL), SEDA (UK), CTHE (Colombo, SL)

Dr. G Prathapasinghe

Senior Lecturer
B.V.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL), M.Sc. (Canada), Ph.D. (Canada)

Dr. (Mrs.) JMKJK Premarathna 

Senior Lecturer
B.V.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL), M.Sc. (SL), Reading for doctoral degree (Puthra Malaysia, Malaysia)

Mrs. HNN Dilrukshi

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc. Food & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL), Reading for M.Phill. Degree (Wayamba, SL)

Mrs. DI Abeygunawardana

Lecturer (Prob.)

B.Sc. Food & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Sc. in Dairy & Meat Product Technology (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), Reading for MPhil (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)

Mr. KAHT Kodithuwakku

Lecturer (Prob.)

B.Sc. (Agric. Tech. and Mgt.) (Sp., Hons.) (Peradeniya, SL), Reading for M.Phill. Degree (Wayamba, SL)

Mr.  DILAN DISSANAYAKE

Lecturer (Prob.)

B.Sc. (Agric. Tech. and Mgt.) (Sp., Hons.) (Peradeniya, SL), M.Sc. (Kyushu, Japan)

Biostatistics Unit

DR. (MISS) TUS PEIRIS

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc. Agric (Peradeniya,SL), M.Phil (Peradeniya, SL)

DR. (MRS) WAH CHAMPA

Senior Lecturer

PhD in Fruit Science (PAU, Ludhiana, India), MPhil in Crop Science (PGIA, UOP, Sri Lanka), BSc Hons in Agriculture (Major: Horticulture) (UOP, Sri Lanka)

DR.(MISS) PUS PEIRIS

Lecturer

B.Sc. Agric. (Wayamba, SL) M.Sc. (Peradeniya, SL), PhD (Australia)