Faculty & Staff

BS - Biology, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (2003)

PhD - Cell and Molecular Biology, Florida State University (2015)

Research Fellow - Auburn University (2015-2018)

Postdoctoral Research Scholar - University of Central Florida (2018-2020)

Postdoctoral Research Associate - University of Arizona (2020-2021)



Research interests : 

- The importance of rhizobia bacteria Sinorhizobium meliloti exopolysaccharides in biofilm formation and symbiosis with legume plant Medicago truncatula.

- Use of biological control methods to limit growth of invasive plants.