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Prof. Udith Jayasinghe appointed, Vice-Chancellor Wayamba University

President Gotabhaya Rajapakshe has appointed Senior Professor Udith K. Jayasinghe as the new Vice-Chancellor of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of SANASA Life Insurance and SANASA General Insurance.

As an eminent administrator, Prof. Jayasinghe was invited to these boards by the Chairman of SANASA, Vishwa Prasadinee Dr. P. A. Kiriwandeniya in 2013.

He serves as a Visiting Professor in University of Massachusetts, USA and Monash University, Australia and the Quality Assurance Consultant to the Ministry of Higher Education of Sri Lanka.

He has been offered a Senior Fellowship by the Staff & Educational Development Association (SFSEDA), United Kingdom. In addition, he has been honored with ‘Chartered Environmental Professional’ membership of the Institute of Environmental Professionals of Sri Lanka and ‘Certified Development Project Management’ membership of the Project Management for Development Organizations in the USA.

He holds honorary membership of 17 national and international organizations. Prof. Jayasinghe has published widely in the areas of food & agricultural economics and agribusiness management; environmental and resource economics as well as teaching-learning, assessment and skills development in higher education and has led and contributed to a large number of national and international consultative projects.