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Prof. SJBA Jayasekera
Prof. S J B A Jaysekera is the 4th Vice-Chancellor of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, appointed for a term of three years from 03.01.2012 by His Excellency, the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
Prof. Jayasekera was educated at the Trinity College, Kandy and obtained a B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture Degree with a 1st Class, specializing in Plant Breeding and Genetics, from the University of Agriculture, Lyllpur (Faizalabad), Pakistan in 1976. He went on to the University of Reading, Reading, U.K. for his postgraduate education and obtained a Ph.D. Degree (Agric. Botany) in 1981. He commenced his career in 1981 as a Research Officer in the Department of Agriculture, Sri Lanka, and is involved in research activities extensively to date. Prof. Jayasekera joined the Faculty of Agriculture when it was established in 1996 under the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka and continued when Wayamba Campus was upgraded to the status of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. He served as the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture & Plantation Management, Head of the Department of Horticulture & Landscape Gardening and Department of Biotechnology. Prof. Jayasekera has authored 77 publications, four books and four book chapters.
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