Former Director, Indian Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Dehradun
Former Head, Human Resource Development and Hydrology & Engineering Divisions, Senior Research Officer, FRI & Colleges, Dehradun
Fulbright Fellow of United States Information Agency, USA
President, Indian Association of Soil & Water Conservationists.
Fellow, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Indian National Academy of Engineering, ISAE, IASWC & FIE
Recipient of several awards and honours including Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award, Jawahar Lal Nehru Award, Vasantrao Naik Award, Dr. Rajinder Prasad Puruskar, Shankar Memorial Award, Uttaranchal Ratan, Bhagat Singh Award of MoWR and a Citation by USDA-ARS.
DR. V.N. SHARDA
Ph.D., FNAAS, FINAE, FIASWC, FIE(I)