Vacancies – Temporary Assistant Lecturer / Temporary Demonstrator – Faculty of Agriculture




University of Jaffna will entertain applications to reach us on or before 06.10.2023 from qualified Sri Lankan Nationals for the under mentioned Temporary posts.

  • Temporary Assistant Lecturer / Temporary Demonstrator in Agronomy/ Animal Science/Agricultural Biology/Agricultural Chemistry/Agricultural Engineering/ Agricultural Economics.


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

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

            Post                                                                                Salary Scale

Temporary Assistant Lecturer                                        Rs. 49,860 p.m. (Fixed)

Temporary Demonstrator                                              Rs. 40,920 p.m. (Fixed)


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


Downloaded application forms should accompany with the paid bank slip for deposit of a sum of Rs 100/= credited to the Peoples’ Bank Reference No: 970000090000387 of Bursar, University of Jaffna.

Duly completed application forms along with payment receipt and relevant educational certificates to be posted to the below mentioned address:  Deputy Registrar, Academic Establishments, University of Jaffna, PostBox.57, Ramanathan Road, Thirunelvely, Jaffna. The post applied for should be marked on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.

  • Interested candidates with the required qualifications should also fill the online form before 06.10.2023
  • Those who wish to apply for more than one post should submit separate application for each post.

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 will be rejected without intimation. Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview.


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