Dr. D.P. Sharma, Dean, CODST, LUVAS, Hisar did his graduation (B.V.Sc. & A.H.) and post graduation (M.V.Sc, APT) in 1982 and 1985, respectively from erstwhile Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. He joined the academic profession in 1986 as an Assistant Professor. He obtained his doctoral degree from CCSHAU, Hisar in 1997. He has more than 32 years of teaching/research experience and has served CCS HAU Hisar and later Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (LUVAS), Hisar in various capacities including Head of the Department. He has also served as ADSW (Sports) of LUVAS. He also held charge of Dean, College of Dairy Science and Technology, LUVAS, Hisar for around one year.
He has been national level player of badminton, squash and table tennis and has been Haryana champion of badminton and squash. For his excellence in sports, he has been the member of Sports Council of CCSHAU, since joining the University. He is a recipient of ICAR sponsored best teacher award of CCS HAU, Hisar for the year 2006-07. He has guided several M.V.Sc. and Ph.D. students and has numerous publications to his credit, which include research articles in national and international journals, review articles, practical manuals, chapters in books/manuals and proceedings of conferences/trainings etc.