Prof. Inoka C. Perera


Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences
University of Colombo
Colombo 00300
Sri Lanka

Office: Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences – Room No. 110
Work Phone: +94 11-215 8385
Work Fax: +94 11-215 8385
Research Group:
SynBio Lab
Identification of Emerging Agents (IDEA) Lab

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • PhD 2010


    Louisiana State University, USA

  • BSc 2004

    BSc Honors (Zoology)

    University of Colombo


      • Understanding transcriptional regulation in pathogenic bacteria
      • Investigation of transcriptional regulators as drug targets
      • Identification of emerging pathogens


      • Molecular Biology
      • Advanced Applications in Immunology and Molecular Biology
      • Human Molecular Genetics
      • Animal and Human Parasites
      • Epigenetics
      • Practical Molecular Biology