Directorate of Research is the nodal authority to plan, implement, monitor, evaluate and coordinate research activities of various departments and Research Stations situated in all agro-climatic zones of the State as well as postgraduate and doctoral research carried out in the university. All research activities on various aspects of horticulture and forestry are carried out on 545 ha of experimental farm attached with the main campus at Nauni, Solan and 202 ha of experimental farms attached with the Zonal Research and Training Stations of the university.
The Directorate of Research is headed by the Director of Research stationed at Nauni, Solan, the headquarter of the university. The Director is assisted by Joint Director Research (Horticulture), Joint Director Research (Forestry), Joint Director Research (Planning) and Associate Director (R&E) at the headquarters and by Associate Directors/Incharges of Regional Research and Training Stations and Satellite Research Stations in the State.
|Director of Research||
Dr J N Sharma
|Dr. Satish Kumar Sharma||
Joint Director (Horticulture)
|Dr Rajeshwar Singh Chandel||Joint Director (Research) on Secondment basis as
Executive Director, Zero Budget Natural Farming, Department of Agriculture, Himachal Pradesh.
|Dr Manoj Kumar Vaidya||
Joint Director (Planning)
|Dr. Sat Pal Verma||
Farm Manager (Forestry)
Dr J. N. Sharma
Director of Research
Directorate of Research
Dr. Y. S. Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry
Nauni, Solan (HP) 173230
Phone +91 1792 252315(O), 94180-23770(M)
Fax +91 1792 252030
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