Dr Ashok Kumar did his B.Sc. Agriculture in 1980, Master in Soil Science in 1982 and PhD in Soil science in 1986 from Govind Ballabh Pant Agriculture University, Pant Nagar Uttarakhand (INDIA). He has 32 years of experience in the field of soil science as teacher, researcher, and extension officer. He had been Professor, Soil Science, SVPUA&T. Meerut since 23rd March 2005 to June 2021. He administered five projects funded by various agencies. He visited Japan, USA, Malaysia, two times Dubai (UAE) and presented his research papers. He has received various awards and appreciations from various societies and governments organizations. He has been nominated as a member of UP State Council of Science and Technology, U.P by the Governor of Uttar Pradesh for three years. Member of Research Advisory Committee of CTRI, Rajahmundry nominated by DG ICAR for three years. Member of Board of Governors of Motherhood University, Roorkee, Uttarakhand (India) for three years. Expert member of board of studies of B.V.R.I College of Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra. Presently Dr Kumar is working as Director of Shri Ram College, Muzaffarnagar since April 2022.