Terms of Reference
- Initiate actions on policy directions issued by the UGC periodically and take steps to implement prescribed initiatives, programmes and activities at the UGC/ University/ Institute levels.
- Engage in facilitating in designing and introduction of Staff Development activities in Universities.
- Guide, co-ordinate and review activities of the Human Resources Development Unit at the UGC, Staff Training Centre of the UGC, and SDCs in Universities with regard training activities, management and finances and report to the Commission and make appropriate suggestions for improvement.
- Frame guidelines for planning for staff development programmes, namely, a) ways and means of assessing training needs of staff, b) structure of the training courses / programmes c) intended learning outcomes of courses and planning of course modules, and e) evaluation of impact of staff development programmes.
- Facilitate and contribute to the evaluation of proposals submitted by Universities and institutes.
- Function as a catalytic unit to promote new initiatives and reforms to improve the efficiency, productivity of academic and non-academic staff.
|Chairman of the SC||Prof. PSM Gunaratne||Vice Chairman/ UGC||University Grants Commission|
|Secretary||Ms. Nadeesha Samarasinghe||Assistant Secretary/HRDU||University Grants Commission|
|Prof. Champa M Navaratne||Director/SDC||University of Ruhuna|
|Prof. MR Podinilame||Director/SDC||University of the Visual & Performing Arts|
|Prof. P Ravirajan||Director/SDC||University of Jaffna|
|Prof. PA Weerasinghe||Director/SDC||Rajarata University of Sri Lanka|
|Prof. A A Y Amarasinghe||Director/SDC||Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka|
|Prof. K Kapila C Perera||Director/SDC||University of Moratuwa|
|Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri||Director||Postgraduate Institute of Management|
|Dr. Priyantha Premakumara||Secretary||University Grants Commission|
|Dr. S M Ahamed Lebbe||Director/SDC||South Eastern University of Sri Lanka|
|Dr. C N Herath||Director/SDC||Open University of Sri Lanka|
|Dr. D A C Silva||Director/SDC||University of Colombo|
|Dr. RB Marasinghe||Director/SDC||University of Sri Jayewardenepura|
|Dr. WM Semasinghe||Director/SDC||University of Kelaniya|
|Dr. S Sutharsan||Director/SDC||Eastern University, Sri Lanka|
|Dr. UD Chandrasena||Actg. Director/SDC||University of Peradeniya|
|Dr. S C Jayamanne||Director/SDC||Uva Wellassa University|
|Dr. Udith Jayasinghe||Director/SDC||Wayamba University of Sri Lanka|
|Dr. Marikkar||Director/SDC||General Sir John Kotalawala Defence University|
|Mr. Patrick Amarasinghe||President||Young Entrepreneurs' Sri Lanka|