Dr. N.K. Mahajan, Dean, CoDST, LUVAS, Hisar did his graduation (B.V.Sc. & A.H.) and post graduation (M.V.Sc, VPHE) in 1981 and 1984, respectively from erstwhile Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. He joined the academic profession in 1985 as an Assistant Professor. He obtained his doctoral degree from CCSHAU, Hisar in 1997. He has >32 years of teaching/research experience and has served CCS HAU Hisar and later LUVAS, Hisar in various capacities including Head of the Department (VPHE); Regional Director RVDEC, Mahendergarh; Dean Post-Graduate Studies.
He is a renowned name in the field of animal disease surveillance and monitoring in India and has handled various projects concerning the same. He has guided seven M.V.Sc. and two Ph.D. students and has more than 150 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.