Contact Details

Dr.(Mrs) N.W.I.A. Jayawardana
Head/Senior lecturer
Department of Animal and Food Sciences

Faculty of Agriculture
Rajarata University of Sri Lanka
Puliyankulama
Anuradhapura
Sri Lanka.

P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614/ +94 25 222 1610
Email
E: deptafs@agri.rjt.ac.lk, i.jayawardana@agri.rjt.ac.lk

Department of Animal and Food Sciences

Our Staff

Dr. N.W.I.A. Jayawardana

Senior Lecturer/Head
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: 0772965793
F: +94 25 2221614
E: isurijayawardana@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Food and Nutrition

Food Science and Technology

Prof. A.M.J.B. Adikari

Professor in Animal Science/Dean
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: 071-8262001
F: +94 25 222 1610
E: adikari2000@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Animal genetics and breeding, Molecular Genetics

Prof. W.A.D. Nayananjalie

Professor in Animal Science
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 714458671
F: +94 25 2221614
E: deepthin@agri.rjt.ac.lk
Research Interests

Animal Nutrition

Dr. S.C. Somasiri

Professor
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614
E: sharinisc@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Crop livestock farming systems, Forage crops for Livestock, Forage systems and management, Livestock production and management, Microlivestock production, Farm animal diseases, Livestock feeding and nutrition

Dr. (Mrs.) R.H.G.R. Wathsala

Senior Lecturer
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: 070-1747491
F: +94252221614
E: wathsalarasika@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Aquaculture and Fisheries

Environmental Physiology

Toxiocology

Molecular Biology

Dr. D.W.M.M.M. Kumari

Lecturer
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614
E: meemali231@gmail.com
Research Interests

Food Chemistry

Food Analysis

Mrs. M.A.A.P. Kumari

Lecturer (Transitional)
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614
E: a.pubudu@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Meat Science, Poultry and Swine Managment, Aquatic microbiology

 

Mr. W.V.V.R. Weerasingha

Lecturer (Probationary)
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614
E: wvvirajroshan7@gmail.com
Research Interests

Dairy Technology, Fish Postharvest Technology, Wildlife Conservation

Mrs. C.A.K. Dissanayake

Senior Lecturer
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: Office: 0252221614 Mobile:0715342218
F: 0252221614
E: chamdissanayake@yahoo.com
Research Interests

Postharvest technology

Food packaging

Food processing

 

Dr. Gayan Thilakarathna

Lecturer (Probationary)
Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture
P: +94 25 222 1614
F: +94 25 222 1614
E: gayanthilakarathna@gmail.com
Research Interests

Temporary Lecturers

Ms. T.D.N. Suvimali

Ms. K.S.S. Wimalasiri

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Demonstrators

Ms. L.M. Ranaweera

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Ms. V.A. Wijesekara

E:

Ms. A.T. Kolamunna

E:

Ms. W.M.C. Madhushani

E:

Ms. W.M. Ayanthini

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Ms. D.M.O.E. Ulapane

E:

Ms. N.S. Kasthuriarachchi

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Non−Academic Staff

Mrs. A.N. Thennakoon

Technical officer

Mrs. K.M.A.S. Sirisena

Technical officer

Mr. A.G.J. Kulathunga

Lab Attendant

Mrs. P.K.G.H. Dilani

Work aid