Department of Basic Veterinary Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Academic Staff

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

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

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

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

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

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

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