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Prof. Ratnasekera, re-appointed Uva Wellassa VC

Prof. Jayantha Lal Ratnasekera has been appointed to the post of Vice Chancellor of Uva Wellassa University by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa for a period of three years with immediate effect. Prof. Ratnasekera had been serving as the Vice Chancellor of Uva Wellassa University from February 2017 to date.Prof. Jayantha Lal Ratnasekera had his primary education at Agrabodhi Vidyalaya, Kantale, and secondary education at Nalanda College, Colombo. He graduated from the People’s Friendship University, Moscow, Russia with an honours degree in Chemistry in 1988. Subsequently, in 1993, he obtained his PhD in Chemistry from the same university. Prof. Ratnasekera joined the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka as a Senior Lecturer in August 1996, and was promoted to the post of Professor in Chemistry in 2018.