Post of Senior Professor/ Professor/ Senior Lecturer/ Lecturer (Unconfirmed)/ Lecturer (Prob)


University of Jaffna will entertain applications from the qualified persons for the under mentioned posts.


  • Senior Professor/ Professor of Commerce / Financial Management / Human Resource Management / Marketing
  • Senior Lecturer Grade I / Senior Lecturer Grade II/Lecturer (Unconfirmed)/ Lecturer (Probationary) in Accounting / Financial Management / Marketing


  • Senior Professor  – Rs.139,175 – 11×2925 – 171,350 p.m
  • Professor  – Rs.117,350 – 13×2700 – 152,450 p.m
  • Senior Lecturer Grade I  – Rs.91,310 – 7 x 2,170-106,500/-p.m
  • Senior Lecturer Grade II  – Rs.79,360 – 11 x 1,630-97,290/-p.m
  • Lecturer (Unconfirmed)  – Rs.69,580 – 5 x 1,630-77,730 / -p.m
  • Lecturer (Probationary)  – Rs.54,600 – 10 x 1,335-67,950/-p.m

In addition to the above salary,

The following allowances will be paid as the percentage of the basic salary to the academic staff:

i) Academic allowance

  • Senior Professor -167%
  • Professor -162%
  • Senior Lecturer Gr.I/Gr.II -151%
  • Lecturer (Unconfirmed) -131%
  • Lecturer (Probationary) -115%

ii) Research allowance – 35% (based on the research activity)

iii) Additional monthly allowance – 20%

iv) Cost of living allowance of Rs.7,800/-p.m.

Statutory benefits:

  • Sabbatical leave entitlement for the holder of the Post of Senior Lecturer Gr.II and above
  • Membership in Universities Provident Fund and Pension Scheme in the University system
  • Gratuity payments
  • Employees’ Trust Fund benefits
  • Free Medical Services

Closing date:
Applications should reach us on or before the date given below:

  • Post of Senior Professor/Professor – 31.12.2020
  • Other posts – 18.11.2020

Applications and other documents for the Post of Senior Professor/Professor shall be sent to the Vice-Chancellor with a covering letter. Applications for the other posts shall be sent to the Deputy Registrar / Academic Establishments, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka with the photocopies of the educational & professional qualifications (with statement of the Degrees and service certificates.)

* Applicants for the Post of Professor are requested to submit the following in addition to the prescribed Application Form:

a) 18 copies of his/her Curriculum Vitae

b) 18 copies of self-assessment of his/her whole career that lists and specifies the contribution to:

  • Teaching, Scholarship and Academic Development
  • Research, Scholarship and Creative Work
  • Dissemination of Knowledge
  • Awards, University, National and International Development Activities

The Self Assessment should be prepared in accordance with the marking scheme, giving details under each heading/sub heading.

c) Three copies each of the documents to support self assessment in :

  • Teaching, Scholarship and Academic Development (Section 1.0)
  • Research, Scholarship and Creative Work (Section 2.0)
  • Dissemination of Knowledge (Section 3.1)
  • Awards, University, National and International Development Activities and other relevant documents listed in the self assessment. (Section 3.2 & 3.3)

(Section 2.0 & 3.1 could be prepared as a separate document)
(The three copies of the publication, research papers and other relevant documents should be submitted in a form of that can be evaluated)

d)Titles of five (05) outstanding research publications/research papers by the candidate.


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Downloaded application forms should accompany the paid Bank Slip for the deposit of a sum of Rs.100/- credited to the Peoples Bank Account No: 162-1-001-6-0000880 of Bursar, University of Jaffna.

Application forms and other details may be obtained from the office of the Deputy Registrar, Academic Establishments, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, on a payment of Rs.100/- per application form. Those who wish to obtain application forms by post are requested to send a self– addressed stamped envelope 23×10 c.m. in size along with the paid Bank Slip to the above address.

The candidates who apply for more than one position should submit separate application along with separate Bank slip. The post applied for should be marked on the top left hand corner of the envelope.

Applicants from the University System/Government Departments /Corporations and Statutory Board should channel their applications through the Head of respective Institutions, but may send an advance copy in the first instance. However, no such applicant will be considered for interview, if the application channeled through the Head of the Department is not received.

Illegible & incomplete applications, and applications received by the University after the closing date will be rejected without intimation. Only short- listed applicants will be called for an interview.