Faculty of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya

Mr. L.N.A Chandana Jayawardena

Senior Lecturer



Official Address :

Department of Agricultural Extension,
Faculty of Agriculture,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka


Email :

chandanacj@yahoo.com


Telephone :


Personal Website :






  • July, 1997 - BSc (Agric) Honours (Specialised in Management and Communication) University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • July, 2001 - Attorney - At - Law, Commissioner of Oaths, and Notary Public - Sri Lanka.
  • December, 2001 Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing - Chartered Institute of Marketing, United Kingdom. Chartered Marketer, MCIM.
    March, 2003 Master of Business Administration, University of Colombo. Sri Lanka.
  • 2003 - National Diploma in Human Resources Management, MIPM - Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka.
  • Life Member - Bar Association of Sri Lanka.
  • Life Member - Institute of Management, Sri Lanka
  • Life Member - Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Corporate Member - Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka
  • Life Member - National Agricultural Extension Society, Sri Lanka
  • Life Member - Bar Association of Sri Lanka
  • Life Member - Institute of Management, Sri Lanka
  • Life Member - Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Life Member - Agriculture Faculty Alumni Association, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • 2007 December to date - Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
  • 2007 June to December, 2007 - Director- MAS Institute of management & Technology of MAS Holdings.
  • 2004 July to 2007 June - Ceylinco Development Bank Ltd - Senior Manager Credit , (Head of Marketing, Operations and Recoveries)
  • 2003 May to 2004 July - United Motors Lanka Ltd, Marketing Manager - Transport Solutions ( Marketing strategies, Financial packages, Sales administration)
  • 1998 September to 2003 May - Vanik Incorporation Limited, Manager (Corporate, Legal, and Recoveries).
Visiting Appointments
  • 2009 to date: Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Peradeniya. Sri Lanka.
  • 2008 to date: Senior Lecturer, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
  • 2003 to 2004: Course Coordinator, Marketing Management, University of Wayamba, Sri Lanka.
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisational Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Pathirage Y D, and Jayawardena L N A C - 2011, Impact of team empowerment and management support on team performance: a case study on apparel manufacturing industry in Sri Lanka. The Eighth International Conference on Business Management, Faculty of management studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenapura, Sri Lanka. (Pending Publication)
  • Karunaratne W M K K , Jayawardena L N A C, Assessment of Customer Satisfaction in a Five Star Hotel - a Case Study, Tropical Agricultural Research, Volume 21, 2009, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
  • Jayawardena L N A C, "Analysis of Human Resources Practices in Sri Lankan Organizations", HRM Perspectives, Volume 2, NO 1, July 2009, (Pgs 12-27), Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka
  • Jayawardena L N A C, Narampanawe D K, "Analysis of Social and Institutional Mechanisms employed by a Community Based Organization in managing its Loan Portfolio"- 2009, The sixth International Conference on Business Management, Faculty of management studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenapura, Sri Lanka.