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biology professor

Sirisena Dassanayake, biology professor. Achievements include research in cloning of three important bacterial genes. Fellow, Institute Biology, Sri Lanka, since 1996. Vol. Community Welfare Association, Kiribathgoda, Sri Lanka, 1999—2006; Member of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science (life).

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 1980. Master of Science, University Calgary, Canada, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Calgary, Canada, 1989.

Career

Lecturer University Kelaniya, 1981—1984, senior lecturer, 1990—2001, professor, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in cloning of three important bacterial genes.

Membership

Vol. Community Welfare Association, Kiribathgoda, Sri Lanka, 1999—2006. Member of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, social work, writing.

Connections

Married Indrani Dayaratne, February 28, 1978. 1 child Hiruni Nuwanthi.

spouse:
Indrani Dayaratne

child:
Hiruni Nuwanthi Dassanayake