BSc Honours (Botany Special), 1993, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

PhD (Forest Management), 1998, University of Bangor, UK

Research Interests:

   Forest and Forest Plantation Management

   Natural Resource Modelling

   Natural Products of Forest Trees

   Vegetation Mapping in Remote Sensing

   Forest Biomass

Memberships:

   Charter Member of the Institute of Biology, Sri Lanka

   Member of the Sri Lanka Statistical Association

Academic Responsibilities:

   Course Coordinator, MSc in Forestry and Environmental Management (2003-07)

   Deputy Proctor, Faculty of Applied Science (2007)

   Student Counsellor (2009-11)

   English Activity Coordinator, HETC Project, Faculty of Applied Science

Web: 

   http://www.sci.sjp.ac.lk/upul/

Blogs:

   http://srilankaforestry.blogspot.com/

   http://treelanka.blogspot.com/

   http://yagiralaforest.blogspot.com/