The Senate

May 9th, 2017

THE SENATE

SENATE MEMBERS

1 Prof. D M Semasinghe
Vice Chancellor
2 Prof. Lakshman Senevirathne
Deputy Vice Chancellor
3 Prof. A H M H Abayarathna
Dean, Faculty of Social Science
4 Senior Prof. N R de Silva
Dean, Faculty of Medicine
5 Dr. P G Wijayarathne
Dean, Faculty of Computing & Technology
6 Prof. J M D Ariyaratne
Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies
7 Prof. B M Jayawardhana
Dean, Faculty of Science
8 Dr.P N D Fernando
Dean. Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies
9 Prof. R M P Patric Rathnayake
Dean, Faculty of Humanities
10 Prof. Jagath Weerasinghe
Director of Postgraduate Institute of Archeology
11 Ven. Prof. Kotapitiye Rahula Thero
Director of Postgraduate Institute of Pali & Buddhist Studies
12 Prof. Jayantha Welihinda
Director of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute
13 Mrs. C M Abegunasekara
Acting Librarian

Faculty of Humanities

14 Senior Prof. W M Wijerathne
Dept. of Linguistics
15 Senior Prof. I K Jayasekera
Dept. of Western Classical Culture
16 Senior Prof. U G Herson Dias
Dept. of Sinhala
17 Ven. Senior Prof. Okkampitiye Pagnasara Thero
Dept. of Sinhala
18 Senior Prof. U R Hewawithanagamage
Dept. of Hindi
19 Ven. Prof. Kahapola Sugataratana Thero
Dept. of Sanskrit
20 Prof. Lakshman Senevirathne
Dept. of Hindi
21 Ven. Prof. Kollupitiye Mahinda Sangarakkitha Thero
Dept. of Pali & Buddhist Studies
22 Prof. W A D S L G Wijesinghe
Dept. of Western Classical Culture
23 Prof. Hemantha Sirisena
Dept. of Modern Language
24 Ven. Prof. Nabirittankadawara Gnanarathana Thero
Dept. of Pali & Buddhist Studies
25 Ven. Prof. Induragare Dhammaratana Thero
Dept. of Sanskrit
26 Prof. J K D R Rathnayake
Dept. of Sinhala
27 Prof. M K Wickramasinghe
Dept. of English
28 Prof. K L K N C Premawardhana
Dept. of Modern Language
29 Prof. Nimal Mallawarachchi
Dept. of Sinhala
30 Prof. N N Gunasekara
Dept. of Modern Language
31 Prof. D T Asoka de Zoysa
Dept. of Modern Language
32 Prof. Uditha Garusinghe
Dept. of Pali & Buddhist Studies
33 Ven. Prof. Therele Dhammarathana Thero
Dept. of Pali & Buddhist Studies – Head
34 Ven. Prof. Makuruppe Dhammananda Thero
Dept. of Pali & Buddhist Studies
35 Prof. E M Hewabowala
Dept. of English
36 Prof. B D Nandadeva
Dept. of Visual Arts & Design Performing
37 Prof.G J S Wijesekara
Dept. of Linguistics
38 Prof. C D S Wettewe
Dept. of English Language Teaching
39 Ven. Dr. Meemure Gunananda Thero
Dept. of Modern Language – Head
40 Ven. Walapone Gnanasena Thero
Dept. of Sanskrit – Head
41 Mrs. D I Fernando
Dept. of English – Head
42 Dr. C D H M Premarathne
Dept. of Linguistics – Head
43 Mrs. I S Gamlath
Dept. of Western Classical Culture – Head
44 Mrs.R K M C Ranaweera
Dept. of English Language Teaching – Head
45 Ven. Malwane Chandrarathana Thero
Dept. of Sinhala – Acting Head
46 Dr. Prasanthi Narangoda
Dept. of Visual Arts & Design Performing Arts Unit – Acting Head
47 Ven. Dr. Dodamkumbure Dammadassi Thero
Faculty Represent
48 Dr. K B Jayawardane
Faculty Represent

Faculty of Social Science

49 Senior Prof. A A D Amarasekara
Dept. of Archaeology
50 Senior Prof. Y M Sunanda Madduma Bandara
Dept. of Economy
51 Senior Prof. A K Manatunga
Dept. of Archaeology
52 Senior Prof. M D P Guanawardhana
Dept. of Archaeology
53 Senior Prof. Upali Hettiarachchi
Dept. of Economy – Head
54 Senior Prof. Ariyarathne Athugala
Dept. of Mass Communication
55 Prof. K Karunathilaka
Dept. of Sociology
56 Prof. N M Amarasinghe
Dept. of Archaeology
57 Prof. Rohana Luxman Piyadasa
Dept. of Mass Communication
58 Prof. R K L M Dharmasiri
Dept. of Geography
59 Prof. W A Weerasooriya
Dept. of Library & Information Science
60 Prof. W K M M K Weerasinghe
Dept. of Library & Information Science
61 Prof. H A Gamini Kumara
Dept. of Philosophy
62 Prof. Uda Hettige
Dept. of Archaeology – Head
63 Prof. M H Thilakarathna Banda
Dept. of Mass Communication – Head
64 Mrs. J M Sudarmawathi
Dept. of History – Head
65 Ven. Lagumdeniye Piyarathna Thero
Dept. of Library & Inf. Science – Head
66 Mrs. P D V C Wickramarathne
Dept. of Sports Science – Head
67 Dr. K A T Daranitha
Dept. of Philosophy – Head
68 Mr. G W D N Sisira Kumara
Dept. of Sociology – Head
69 Dr. S A N P Sakalasuriya
Dept. of Geography – Head
70 Dr. W M Semasinghe
Faculty Represent
71 Prof. Wasantha Subasinghe
Faculty Represent

Faculty of Science

72 Senior Prof. M J S Wijeyaratne
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
73 Senior Prof. Asoka Pathiratne
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
74 Senior Prof. L R Jayasekara
Dept. of Botany
75 Senior Prof. K A K D D D Jayasuriya
Dept. of Physics
76 Senior Prof. U S Amarasinghe
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
77 Senior Prof. D D S Kulatunga
Dept. of Mathematics
78 Senior Prof. P A Paranagama
Dept. of Chemistry
79 Senior Prof. M Hettiarachchi
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
80 Senior Prof. S R D Kalingamudali
Dept. of Physics
81 Senior Prof.J A Liyanage
Dept. of Chemistry – Head
82 Prof. M D Amarasinghe
Dept. of Botany
83 Prof. J R P Jayakody
Dept. of Physics
84 Prof. N A K P J Senevirathna
Dept. of Chemistry
85 Prof. K P Abeywickrama
Dept. of Botany
86 Prof. Nelum Deshapriya
Dept. of Botany
87 Prof. P A Aloy Perera
Dept. of Physics
88 Prof. L B D R P Wijesundara
Dept. of Physics
89 Prof. W U Chandrasekara
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
90 Prof. H H Sumathipala
Dept. of Physics – Head
91 Prof. M M Najim
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
92 Prof. P S Hewageegana
Dept. of Physics
93 Prof. L D Amarasinghe
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
94 Prof. R K Sriyani Dias
Dept. of Zoology & Environmental Management
95 Prof. M K B Weerasooriya
Dept. of Chemistry
96 Prof. R A S P Senanayake
Dept. of Botany – Head
97 Mr. M M Gunawardane
Dept. of Micro Biology – Head
98 Dr. D D M Jayasundara
Dept. of Statistics & Computer Science – Head
99 Mr. N G A Karunathilake
Dept. of Mathematics – Head
100 Dr. A P R Wickramarachchi
Dept. of Industrial Management – Head
101 Dr. G A S M Ganehiarachchi
Dept. of Zoology & Environment Management – Head
102 Dr. M P Diyamulla
Faculty Represent
103 Dr. Upali Mampitiya
Faculty Represent

Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies

104 Prof. E G Ubayachandra
Dept. of Marketing Management
105 Prof. R P C Ranjani
Dept. of Finance
106 Prof. P M C Thilakarathne
Dept. of Accountancy
107 Prof. K A S Dammika
Dept. of Human Resource Management – Head
108 Prof. P N Gamage
Dept. of Human Resource Management
109 Dr. S M A K Samarakoon
Dept. of Commerce & Financial Management- Head
110 Dr. W V A D Karunarathne
Dept. of Accountancy – Head
111 Dr. L A P Medis
Dept. of Marketing Management – Head
112 Mr. C S P K Fernando
Dept. of Finance – Acting Head
113 Mr. D Wasantha Kumara
Faculty Represent
114 Dr. C Pathirawasam
Faculty Represent

Faculty of Medicine

115 Vidyajothi Senior Prof. H J de Silva
Dept. of Medicine
116 Senior Prof. N P Sunil Chandra
Dept. of Medical Microbiology
117 Senior Prof. K A L A Kuruppuarachchi
Dept. of Psychiatry
118 Senior Prof. P S Wijesinghe
Dept. of Obstertrics & Gynacology – Head
119 Senior Prof. S J de S Hewawisenthi
Dept. of Pathology
120 Senior Prof. A Pathmeswaran
Dept. of Public Health
121 Prof. A R Wickramasinghe
Dept. of Public Health
122 Prof. H A de Silva
Dept. of Pharmacology
123 Prof. K A W Karunasekara
Dept. of Paediatrics
124 Prof. F R Fernando
Dept. of Surgery – Head
125 Prof. A P Premawardhene
Dept. of Medicine
126 Prof. B A H R Premaratne
Dept. of Medicine
127 Prof. A P de Silva
Dept. of Medicine
128 Prof. N K Gunawardena
Dept. of Parasitology – Head
129 Prof. Y I N S Gunawardena
Dept. of Molecular Medicine
130 Prof. A A P S Manamperi
Dept. of Molecular Medicine – Unit Head
131 Prof. H T C S Abeysena
Dept. of Public Health
132 Prof. N M Devanarayana
Dept. of Physiology – Head
133 Prof. P A S Edirisinghe
Dept. of Forensic Medicine
134 Prof. S N J K Mendis
Dept. of Family Medicine – Head
135 Prof.R P J C Ramanayake
Dept. of Family Medicine
136 Prof. E G D S Rajindrajith
Dept. of Paediatrics – Head
137 Dr. K T A A Kasthurirathne
Dept. of Public Health – Head
138 Dr. B P Galhena
Dept.of Bio Chemistry & Clinical Chemistry – Head
139 Dr. B A G G Mahendra
Dept. of Pathology – Head
140 Dr. P Paranitharan
Dept. of Forensic Medicine – Head
141 Dr. M U P K Pieris
Dept. of Psychiatry – Head
142 Dr. W R P L I WIjesooriya
Dept. of Medical Microbiology – Head
143 Dr. M N Chandrathilake
Dept. of Medical Education – Head
144 Dr. S P Sumanasena
Dept. of Disability Studies – Head
145 Dr. U K Ranawaka
Dept. of Medicine – Head
146 Dr. K A Selwin
Dept. of Anatomy – Head
147 Dr. K.C.D Mettannanda
Dept. of Pharmacology – Head
148 Dr. R R D P Perera
Faculty Represent
149 Dr. A L Karunanayake
Faculty Represent

Faculty of Computing & Technology

150 Prof. N G J Dias
Dept. of Computer System Engineering – Head
151 Dr. M C Wijegunasekara
Dept. of Software Engineering – Head
152 Dr R L C S Pushpakumara
Dept. of Applied Computing – Head
153 Dr. K G H D Weerasinghe
Faculty Represent
154 Dr. Sidath Liyanage
Faculty Represent

Postgraduate Institute of Archeology

155 Prof. Raj Somadewa
Post Graduate Institute of Archeology
156 Prof. Gamini Adhikari
Post Graduate Institute of Archeology

Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute

157 Dr. Wasanthi Janaki Wickramarachchi
Dept. of Chikithsa – Head
158 Dr. K M Chandimal
Dept. of Basic Principles – Head
159 Dr. J M P R K Jayasinghe
Dept. of Dravyaguna – Head
160 Miss. W L R S Pushpakumari
Dept of Kaumarabruthya & Stree Roga – Head
161 Dr. K P P Pieris
Dept. of Shalya shalakya – Head

Postgraduate Institute of Pali & Buddhist Studies

162 Dr. W M D Gunasena
Dept. of Source Studies – Head
163 Ven. Raluwe Padmasiri Thero
Dept. of Buddhist Philosophy – Head
164 Ven. Miriswatte Wimalagnana Thero
Dept. of Buddhist Culture – Head

Invites

165 Dr.K G H D Weerasinghe
Director-Information & Communication Technology Centre
166 Commador A A R K Perera
Naval & Ocaenic Faculty
167 Air Commador H M S K B Kotakadeniya
SL Air Force China Bay, Trincomalee

In Attendance

168 Mrs. M M N T K Yalegama
Deputy Registrar – Academic