The Senate

May 9th, 2017

SENATE MEMBERS

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

Faculty of Humanities

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

Faculty of Social Science

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

Faculty of Science

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

Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies

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

Faculty of Medicine

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

Faculty of Computing & Technology

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

Postgraduate Institute of Archeology

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

Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute

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

Postgraduate Institute of Pali & Buddhist Studies

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

Invites

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

In Attendance

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