Dr. Dushan Jayawickrama was elected as the new Dean of the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce by the faculty members at the faculty meeting held on 24th May 2023. He will officially assume his duties on 29th May 2023.
Dr. Jayawickrama is currently the Head of the Department of Marketing at USJ. He is also an alumni of the university, having completed his Bachelor of Science Special degree in Marketing Management and his Master of Science in Management degree from USJ. He obtained his PhD Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.
Dr. Jayawickrama has over 15 years of academic and industry experience in marketing, branding, and consumer behavior. He has published several research papers in reputed journals and presented at international conferences. He has also been involved in several consultancy projects for public and private sector organizations.
As the Dean of the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, Dr. Jayawickrama will oversee the academic and administrative affairs of one of the largest faculties in USJ, which offers 12 undergraduate and 16 postgraduate programs in various fields of management and commerce.
The web team and the university community congratulate Dr. Dushan Jayawickrama on his appointment as the Dean of the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce and wish him all the best for his future endeavors.