Vacancies -Temporary Assistant Lecturer/ Demonstrator – Faculty of Arts




University of Jaffna will entertain applications to reach us on or before 17th November 2023 from qualified Sri Lankan Nationals for the undermentioned Temporary posts.

  • Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Archaeology/ Christian Civilization/ Cultural Tourism/ Economics/ English Literature / Fine Arts/ Linguistics/ Geography/ History/ Home Economics/ Information Technology/ Philosophy/ Psychology/Planning/ Political Science/ Sociology/ Tamil/ Translation Studies/Media Studies.
  • Temporary Demonstrator in Information Technology/Media Studies

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • A Degree with specialization in the relevant subject with First Class or Second Class (Upper Division) Honours;
  • A Degree with specialization in the relevant subject with Second Class (Lower  Division) Honours;
  • A Degree with specialization in the relevant subject without Honours or any other degree with at least Second Class Honours,
    ( b) a recognized postgraduate degree in the relevant subject


  • Temporary Assistant Lecturer Rs.   49,860/- p.m   (Fixed)
  • Temporary Demonstrator                   Rs.   40, 920/- p.m  (Fixed)

Note: Candidates who are awaiting the results of the final degree examinations may also apply for the post of Temporary Demonstrator/Temporary Assistant Lecturer.

In addition to the above salary, the allowances approved by University Grants Commission applicable to the posts will also be paid.


Applicants are hereby requested to apply on or before 17.11.2023. The downloaded application form signed by the candidate along with the original paid Bank Slip for the deposit of a sum of Rs.100/- credited to any branch of the People’s Bank in favour of University of Jaffna Collection Account Number: 970000090000387 and the photocopies of relevant educational and service certificates to be posted to the below mentioned address: Deputy Registrar, Academic Establishments, University of Jaffna, Post-box. 57, Ramanathan Road, Thirunelvely, Jaffna by mentioning “Application for Temporary Position, Faculty of Arts” in the left hand corner of the envelope to reach the above address on or before 17.11.2023.

Submission of Applications will not be entertained in person. Please note that payments cannot be made via online for this purpose and eligible candidates will receive the interview letter only via email.

Those who wish to apply for more than one post should submit separate application for each.

Applicants from the University System/Government Departments/Corporations and Statutory Board should channel their applications through the Head of respective Institutions. Illegible, incomplete and late applications received by post after deadline even though the applicant has submitted online application will be rejected without intimation. Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview.


University of Jaffna,
Sri Lanka.