Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Academic Staff

Prof. H. B. S. Ariyaratne
Professor in Veterinary Physiology
BVSc (Peradeniya),MPhil (Peradeniya),PhD (Tennessee)
Fields of Interest - Endocrinology and Reproductive Biology
sirila@pdn.ac.lk

Madura S. Munasinghe
Dean of the Faculty
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy
BVSc (Peradeniya),M.Agric (Miyazaki), PhD (Kagoshima)

Anoja Wanigasekara
Head of the Department
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Biochemistry
BSc Hons. (Chemistry), MPhil (Peradeniya), PhD (Kyoto)
Fields of Interest - Biological Chemistry, Cancer Inhibitors
anojapw@gmail.com

Niromi K. Jayasekera
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy
BVSc (Peradeniya), MSc (Illinois), PhD (Illinois)
Field of Interest - Reproductive Biology
niromij@pdn.ac.lk

L. J. P. Anura P. Jayasooriya
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Biochemistry
BVSc (Peradeniya), M.Agric (Miyazaki), PhD (RMIT Melbourne)
Fields of Interest - Lipid Metabolism
anurap@pdn.ac.lk

L. G. Sampath Lokugalappatti
Senior Lecturer
BVSc (Peradeniya), MSc (Peradeniya), PhD (Stellenbosch)
Fields of Interest - Molecular Genetics, Disease Ecology
slokug@pdn.ac.lk, lokugs@gmail.com

Y. A. M. Saumya Wickramasinghe
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Biochemistry
BVSc (Peradeniya), MSc (Oklahoma)
Fields of Interest - Molecular Genetics and Clinical Biochemistry
swickramasinghe@ucdavis.edu

Nilmini Jayasena
Senior Lecturer
BVSc (Peradeniya), PhD (Florida)
Fields of Interest - Ecotoxicology, Behavioural Ecology
nilminijayasena@gmail.com

Dilan Satharasinghe
Senior Lecturer
BVSc (Peradeniya),MVM (Massey), PhD (Putra)
Fields of Interest -Poultry Health, Management & Nutrition,Immunopathogenesis of infectious diseases
dilansatharasinghe@yahoo.com

R. M. S. Bimalka Kumari Ranasinghe
Senior Lecturer
BVSc (Peradeniya),MSc (Peradeniya), PhD (Yamaguchi University, Japan)
Fields of Interest -Postpartum reproduction of dairy cattle and buffaloes
bimalka58@yahoo.com

A.M. Ushani Atapattu
Lecturer(Probationary)
BVSc (Peradeniya)

K.A.Sathya Nadeeshani
Lecturer(Probationary)
BVSc (Peradeniya)