Dr. Ashok Kumar has received his master degree from C.S.J.M. University Kanpur (M.Sc.) in 2005 followed by H.N.B. Garhwal University (M.Tech.) in 2007 and doctorate degree (Doctor of Philosophy) from H.N.B. Garhwal University Srinagar-Garhwal, (Central University) in Biotechnology. He has also done Diploma in Human Resource Management from Algappa University Karaikudi Tamilnadu. His area of research is environmental biotechnology and research publication includes 56 full length research papers in international and national journals of repute, 4 course books, 5 research books and 4 book chapters in Springer verlag, I.K. Publishers, Mumbai and Daya Publishers New Delhi, respectively. He had reviewed more than 50 research manuscript for many international journals. He is member of APCBEES (Hong Kong), IACSIT (Singapore), EFB (Spain), Society for Conservation Biology (Washington) and founder member of Scientific Planet Society (Dehradun). He has supervised 24 research scholars (UG PG and Diploma).