Professional Appointments:

  • to date2019

    Senior Lecturer in Plant Molecular Biology

    Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IBMBB), University of Colombo

  • 20192018

    Senior Lecturer

    Department of Bio systems Technology, Faculty of Technology, University Of Ruhuna

  • 20182018

    Senior Research officer

    Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka, Agalawatta.

  • 20162011


    Fondazione Edmund mach. Via Mach 1, San Michele all Adige, Trento, Italy

  • 20112009

    Marie Curie Early stage researcher

    National Institute of Agricultural Botany, Cambridge, UK.

  • 20092008

    Collaborative researcher

    University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy.

  • 20082006


    Department of Agricultural Biology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna