Academic Staff 

Department of Applied Nutrition

Dr. (Mrs) 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 of Nutrition & Department Chair                                                              BSc Agric (P’niya, SL), PhD (Reading, UK) R Nutr (UK)

 

Prof. (Mrs.)  G. Anoma P. Chandrasekera

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

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

Mrs. RMTK Ranathunga

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

Dr. (Mrs.) J Nanayakkara

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

Mrs. MSF Sirasa

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

Dr. (Mrs.) HP Gunawardena

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

Mrs. JIK Hettiarachchi

Lecturer
B.Sc (Special) in Food Science & Nutrition (Wayamba, SL), M.Sc in Food & Nutrition (P’niya, SL) RD, R Nutri (SLMC 36/114)