Board of Management

The NSF is governed by a Board of Management, which consists of the Chairman; the Director; a member each representing the University Grant Commission (UGC), the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS), The Institute of Engineers of Sri Lanka (IESL) The National Institute of Education and the Ministry of Finance and four members appointed by the Honourable Minister of Education The Director functions as the Chief Executive Officer of the foundation which has seven scientific divisions.

ranjith senaratneProf. Ranjith Senaratne
Emeritus Professor of Crop Science
Faculty of Agriculture
University of Ruhuna

dr sepalikaDr Sepalika Sudasinghe
National Science Foundation

MY PHOTOMrs M K Sithara Jayasena
Treasury Representative
Additional Director General
Department of Managment Services (DMS)
Ministry of Finance

prof.anandaProf. Chandana P Udawatte
UGC Representative
Vice Chairman
University Grants Commission (UGC)



suninawarathnaProf. Prasad Sethunga
NIE Representative
Director General
National Inst. Of Education (NIE)


Prof Ranjith DissanayakeProf. Ranjith Dissanayake
IESL Representative
The Institute of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL)



kaumalProf. M N Kaumal
SLASS Representative
Professor in Chemistry
Director UBL
CEO, Colombo Science & Technology Cell
Faculty of Science University of Colombo

Dr.Vinya AriyaratneDr Vinya Ariyaratne
Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement




Prof Sampath Punchihewa 2Prof. Sampath Punchihewa
Faculty of Law
University of Colombo

Denzil highresMr Denzil Indrajith Perera
Lanka Salusala

ThusharaDr Thushara Vajira Perera
S&T Advisor to the President
Chief Executive Officer
Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC)