Arunthavarajah Dr

Prof.K.Arunthavarajah

Associate Professor

B.A (Hons) in History, B.A in Political Science, M.A in History, M.A in Public Administration,  M.Phil in History, PhD.in History

Email: karun@univ.jfn.ac.lk
            arunn.msu@gmail.com

Professor Kandiah Arunthavarajah.

Kandiah Arunthavarajah, Associate Professor of History at the Department of History. He was born in Anaikoddai, Jaffna. He received his primary education at Arugalmadam Vaiththilingam Vidiyalaya and secondary education at Vaiththeswara Vidiyalaya respectively in Jaffna. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Degree in History from the University of Jaffna in 1996 and Master of Philosophy in 2003 at the same university. He obtained his Ph.D Degree from Mononmaniyam Sundaranar University in India in 2012. He joined the Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna as a Lecturer in the Department of History in 1998. Further, he obtained B.A. degree in Political Science, M.A in Public Administration and M.A in History from the Annamali University, and Open university in Tamil Nadu, India. Prof. Kandiah Arunthavarajah has Participated Many conferences in both, National and International levels and he wrote many text books and research articles. His main academic contribution is focused on contemporary history of the world.At present, he is holding the position as the Head of the Department of History.

Arulanantham Ms

Mrs. Shanthini Arulanantham

Senior Lecturer Gr I
B.A(Hons), M.Phil

mathushanthini@yahoo.com

Mrs. Shanthini Arulanantham

Mrs. Shanthini Arulanantham, Senior Lecturer Gr.I, is one of the staff at the Department of History,University of Jaffna . She received her primary and secondary education at the Girls’ High School at Pandaterippu, Jaffna. She obtained her B.A Degree in History and M.Phil degree at the University of Jaffna. In 1996, She joined as a Lecturer at the Department of History, Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna. Mrs. Shanthini Arulanantham has participated Many conferences in both, National and International levels. Her specialization of the field of study in Ancient and Medieval History of South Asia.

sivaruby

Mrs.Sivaruby Sajitharan

Lecturer in Archaeology (Prob)

B.A in Archaeology (Hons) (University of Jaffna), M.A in Archaeology (University of Peradeniya), PG. Dip. in Architectural Conservation Monuments and Sites (ACOMAS) (University of Moratuwa), M.Phil (Reading) (Jaffna).

Email: sruby@univ.jfn.ac.lk,
            sivaruby17@gmail.com

Mrs. Sivaruby Sajitharan

Mrs. Sivaruby Sajitharan who is a Lecturer (Probationary) in Archaeology, in the Department of History, Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna. She received her primary education at Sarasalai Srikanesha Viddiyalaya and secondary education at the Madduvil maha viddiyalaya. She obtained her B.A(Hons) in Archaeology with a first class, University of Jaffna. She has earned a Master of Arts Degree in Archaeology from University of Peradeniya. She has also completed her Post Graduate Diploma in Architectural Conservation of Monuments and Sites from University of Moratuwa. At present she is reading her MPhil Degree in Archaeology at University of Jaffna. In 2010, She served as a Lecturer ( on contract basis) at the Department of History. She was recruited as a permanent member in the same Department in 2015. She has done a considerable amount of academic publications. She has published and presented many research papers in Archaeology. Mrs.Sivaruby Sajitharan was participated various exploration and excavation projects in Sri Lanka. She was also a Development Officer, Archaeological Department, Northern Sri Lanka (Served from 2012 – 2014). Mrs.Sivaruby Sajitharan is also a member of the Sri Lankan Council of Archaeologists. She also serves as a Conservator of Reconstruction of Jaffna University Archaeology Museum, American Ambassador Fund for Cultural Preservation 2019/2020.

anitha

Mrs.Aniththa Sasikaran

Lecturer in Ancient History(Prob.)
B.A(Hons), M.A (Peradeniya), M.Phil (Reading)

Email:  anithas@univ.jfn.ac.lk
             yaniththaaa@gmail.com

Mrs. Aniththa Sasikaran

Mrs. Aniththa Sasikaran is a Lecturer(Probationary) at the Department of History. She received her primary education at the Eluthumadduval Sri Ganesha Vidyalayam and secondary education at the Chavakachcheri Hindu College. She obtained her B.A Degree in History with First class at the University of Jaffna. She obtained her M.A Degrees from the University of Peradeniya. She is Reading M.Phil Degree at present in the University of Jaffna. She joined the Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna as a Lecturer in the Department of History in 2017. Mrs. Aniththa Sasikaran specialized in Ancient History. Mrs. Aniththa Sasikaran has participated many conferences in both, National and International levels.

ajitha

Mrs.Ajiththa Suganthan

Lecturer in Archaeology (Prob.)
B.A(Hons), M.Phil (Reading)


Email:

ajiththas@univ.jfnac.lk
ajiththa.suganthan@fulbrightmail.org
as21cy@my.fsu.edu

Mrs. Ajiththa Suganthan

Mrs. Ajiththa Suganthan is a Probationary Lecturer at the Department of History. She received her primary education and secondary education at Chavakachcheri Hindu College. She obtained her B.A Degree in Archaeology at University of Jaffna. At present, She is Reading M.Phil Degree at University of Jaffna. Mrs. Ajiththa Suganthan joined as a Lecturer at the Department of History, Faculty of Arts University of Jaffna in 2018. She worked as archaeological artifacts recorder in the excavation at the Jaffna fort in collaboration with the foreign Archaeology team headed by Professor Robin Conningom, Department of Archaeology Durham University from 2017 to 2018. And involved in Archaeological excavation at Katharina, Jaffna collaborated with the foreign Archaeology team headed by Professor Barbara Helping, University of Sydney, Australia in 2018. At present she got Fulbright Masters Award for the year of 2021-2022 and she got Florida State university Tuition Award from Graduate Studies of FSU in the USA. She took the computer based Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) and the score in 334 out of 340. She took computer based Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) and the score is 99 out of 120. GRE and TOEFL are administrated by (ETS) Education Testing Service in USA.DMrs. Ajiththa Suganthan, Probationary Lecturer in Archaeology, had her primary education at Meesalai Wikkineswara M.V., Chavakachcheri Hindu College, was her secondary school.

 

Jaffna University awarded her a BA in Archaeology (1st class) (UOJ-SL). A Master of Philosophy student at the University of Jaffna (UOJ-SL). MCH student at Florida State University (FSU-USA).

From September 2015 to June 2016, worked as an Assistant Lecturer in Archaeology (UOJ). Between August 2016 until November 2018, worked as a Graduate Trainee at Central Cultural Fund (CCF-Jaffna Project). In 2018, she joined as a Lecturer in Archaeology, Department of History at the University of Jaffna’s Faculty of Arts.

From 2017 to 2018, she worked as an archaeological artifact recorder with the international archaeology team directed by Professor Robin Conningom of Durham University at the Jaffna fort excavation. Participated Kantharodai excavation as a representative person from the Jaffna University collaborated with a foreign archaeological team led by Professor Barbara Helping of the University of Sydney, Australia, in 2019.

She has now been awarded a Fulbright Masters Award for 2021-2022-United States Cultural Exchange Programs, as well as an Early Career Researcher Fellowship for 2021-South Asian Group for “World Re-writing Archaeology” from Durham University and the British Academy in the United Kingdom.

She completed the GRE computer based and received a score of 334 out of 340. Her TOEFL score is a 100 out of 120. The Education Testing Service administers the GRE and TOEFL in the United States.

sanchika

Ms.Sanchika Puvanathas

Lecturer (Probationary)

B.A(Hons) in History


Email: jaffna4thdimension@gmail.com

Ms.SanchikaPuvanathas
Ms. Sanchika Puvanathas is a Lecturer(Probationary) at the Department of History. She received her primary education and secondary education at Chankanai Sivapiragasa Maha Vidiyalayam. She obtained her B.A Degree in History with First class at the University of Jaffna. She joined the Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna as a Lecturer in the Department of History in 2021. P.Sanchiks specialized in Modern History. Ms.Sanchika Puvanathas has participated many conferences in both, National and International levels.

Thulasika

Mrs. Thulasika Dineshan

Lecturer (Probationary)

B.A ( Hons) in Archaeology

 

Email: dineshthulasi30@gmail.com

Mrs. Thulasika Dineshan

Mrs. Thulasika Dineshan is a Lecturer(Probationary) in Archaeology , at the Department of History, Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna. She received her primary education at Kilinochchi maha Viddiyalaya and secondary education at the Chavakachcheri Deriberg College. She obtained her B.A(Hons) in Archaeology with a first class at the University of Jaffna. She joined the Faculty of Arts, University of Jaffna as a probationary Lecturer in the Department of History in 2021. Mrs. Thulasika Dineshan has participated Many conferences in both, National and International levels.

Visiting Lecturers

profpushparatnam

Prof. Dr. P. Pushparatnam

B.A.(Hons) , M.A. , Ph.D.
Retired Professor

 

profsathiyaseelan

Prof. Dr. S. Sathiaseelan

B.A.(Hons) , M.A. , Ph.D.
Professor

prof krishnarajah

Prof. S. Krishnarajah

B.A.(Hons), M.A, Ph.D.

Retired Professor

 

Miss.M.Theivendram
Mr.B.Kabilan
Prof. S.Sathiaseelan
Miss. Sanchika Puvanathas
Mrs.Rahini Charls
Miss. G.Thavarasa

Mrs.Rahini Charles
Mr.B. Kabilan
Prof. S.Sathiaseelan
Miss. Sanchika Puvanathas
Miss.Subani Selvaratham
Mr.S.Kalaiselvem
Mr.K.D.Palitha Weerasingha
Miss.G.Thavarasa
Miss.S.Selvaratnam

Mr.B. Kabilan
Prof.S.Sathiaseelan
Mr.S.Kalaiselvam
Mr.K.D.Palitha Weerasingha
Miss.T.Subramaniam
Miss.V.Varatharajah
Miss.N.Puvaneshwaran

Mr.B.Kabilan
Mr.S.Kalaiselvam
Mr.K.D.Palitha Weerasingha
Miss.V.Varatharajah
Miss.N.Puvaneshwaran
Mrs.Rahini Charles
Mr.T.Thevananth
Miss.T.Subramaniam

Mr.B.Kabilan
Mr.S.Kalaiselvam
Mr.K.D.Palitha Weerasingha
Mrs. Rahini Charles
Mr.T.Thevananth

2019/2020 Temporary Staff Name List

Ketheeswary Kunasegaram
Sarmila Suntharalingam
Jenson Vijayakumar
Mathura Raveenthianathan
Mathura Sellathurai
Thayani Mahenthirarasa

Non Academic

Mrs  Kasthoory Nishanthan

Management Assistant

Mr. Arunan Ranjan

Works Aid Gr I