Prof. Sunil Premawansa


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

Office: Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences – Room No. 203
Work Phone: +94 11-215 8392
Work Fax: +94 11-215 8392

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • PhD


  • BSc


  • FIBiol


  • Charted Biologist

    Charted Biologist


    • Immunology
    • Molecular Biology and Parasitology
    • Immunology and molecular biology of infectious diseases
    • Diseases and Environment
    • Wild life diseases
    • Human Behavior
    • Anthropology

    Research Interests

    • Immunological and molecular biological research on Malaria, Dengue and leptospirosis with respect to Immunopathogenesis and immunogenetics, diagnosis of malaria, dengue and leptospirosis, infectious pathogens in Bats and Chromium toxicity in animals, Immuno-chemical characterization of inset venom and their impact on human health (anaphylaxis), Immuno-chemical characterization of allergenic pollen and their association with respiratory illnesses