I have earned my Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, (IIT Roorkee). Earlier, I have completed my graduation and post graduation from M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara. I have published over 100 research papers in Journals and conference proceedings at National/International levels. I won the Best Ph.D. Thesis award. I have guided four students for their Ph.D. I have participated in more than 30 Seminars/Conferences at National and International levels. I am a ‘Certified Assessor’ for National Vocational Qualification of EMTA Awards Ltd.(UK), I am certified Chartered Engineer of Institution of Engineers (India). I am on editorial panel and reviewer of reputed International Journals. I also won 2012 Emerald/IAM South Asia Management Research Fund Award highly commended runners up "Problem and prospects of compost marketing in Uttarakhand, India"