Prof. U. de S. Jayawardena ( on sabbatical leave )
Office Address:Department of Civil Engineering,
University of Peradeniya,
Telephone: +94-81-2393515, 2393510, 2575853
DEng.in Mining & Engineering Geology, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.
MSc in Engineering Geology, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.
BSc (Hon.) in Geology, University of Sri Lanka, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
Certificate in Plate tectonics, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan
Certificate in Japanese Language, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
Certificate in Exploration Geophysics, National Geophysical Research Institute , Hyderabad, India
Certificate in Remote Sensing, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand
Corporate Member- The Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka
Chartered Engineer- The Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka
Geochemical and Engineers Properties of rocks/natural aggregates groundwater Resources, Subsurface Investigations & Geo-environment.
Professor in Civil Engineering (specialized -Engineering Geology) from November 2009 to Date.
Senior Lecturer Grade II, & I, Department of Civil Engineering, Peradeniya University, from 1990 to Nov.2009
Lecturer - Department of Civil Engineering, Peradeniya University from 1985-1990
Hydrogeologist, Water Resources Board, Colombo, from 1979-1985
Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geology, University of Peradeniya , 1978-79(Temporary)
Commonwealth Academic Fellow, University of Cardiff , UK, October 2011 - April 2012
Visiting Scholar, Department of Mining, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1991-1992.
Justice of Peace (All Island), Ministry of Justice, Sri Lanka, from July 2011 to Date.
Hon.President - The Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 1990-1991
Chairman - Organizing Committee, 2nd International Symposium on The Geology of Sri Lanka, Kandy,1991, Sri Lanka/p>
Life Member- The Geological Society of Sri Lanka (GSSL)
Life Member- Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS) from 1979
Member Senior Scientists Forum, Sri Lanka
Member - International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, UK
Member- Geotechnical Society of Sri Lanka
Member- Association of Geoscientists for International Development (AGID) from 1981
1. Engineering Properties of Sri Lankan Rocks – Part I
2. Introduction to Water Resources