Dr. Arun Dev Sharma

Head of Department, Associate Professor

 15 Years in Teaching

Recipient of Best teacher award at the state level by Punjab Academy of Sciences being conferred by VC, GNDU Amritsar

Plant Biotechnology

M.Sc (Biotechnology) (Gold medalist)

Ph.D. (Biotechnology)



At present Dr. Sharma is working in the area of stress biology in plants in general and on invasive alien plants in particular. He has published many papers as indicated below and presented research in a various conference held in USA, Italy, Poland, and China. He is editor in chief of RRBB, a peer-reviewed journal. he is also in the editorial board of several national journals. He is in the panel of reviewers of international journals like Biologia Plantarum, Cell stress and chaperones etc. He has organized many workshops being sponsored by DBT and UGC at the national level. He is also overall coordinator of DST INSPIRE science camp. He has supervised about 35 MSc thesis and research work of one Ph.D. thesis.

Future Vision

As guided and supported by President (His Excellency, Sardar Balbir Singh and Madam Balbir Kaur), Governing Council of our College, Dr. Sharma has only one mission in mind to attain and maintain a top status of Lyallpur Khalsa College in the area of teaching and research not at India but at International level

Publication Details

  • International Research papers: 50/strong

  • National Research papers: 10

  • Book: 1

  • Chapter in book: 1

Research projects (by DBT/DST/UGC): 5: [4 Major, 1: Minor]