Vacancies – Post of Senior Lecturer, Lecturer (unconfirmed), Lecturer (Prob) in Biosystems Technology




University of Jaffna will entertain applications from the qualified persons for the post of Senior Lecturer Grade I / Senior Lecturer Grade II/ Lecturer (unconfirmed) /Lecturer (Probationary) in Biosystems Technology.


For the above positions, special consideration will be given to those who have degrees in Biosytems Technology or any other related degrees specialized in Commercial Green Farming Technology.


Post Salary Scale
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:
    1. Academic allowance

Senior Lecturer Gr.I/Gr.II  – 151%

Lecturer (unconfirmed)       – 131%

Lecturer (Probationary)       – 115%

    1. Research allowance – 35% (Payable to the Academic Staff based on the research activity)
    2. Additional monthly allowance – 20%
  • 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

  • Application should reach us on or before  08.09.2021


Applicants are requested to send the prescribed application form downloaded from the University website with the paid Bank Slip for the deposit of a sum of Rs.100/- credited to the Peoples Bank in favour of University of Jaffna Collection Account Number: 970000090000387 of Bursar, University of Jaffna.

The candidates who apply for more than one post 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.

Perfected applications shall be sent to the Deputy Registrar/Academic Establishments, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka under registered post with the photocopies of statement of the Degrees and Service certificates. Submission of Applications will not be entertained in person.

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.

Applications and referees reports should be in the relevant format. Incomplete and Illegible applications and applications received after the closing date will be rejected without intimation. Only short- listed applicants will be called for an interview.