Dr. K.K.S.Mer joined as Director of Institute of Technology, Gopeshwar on 13/02/2015. Prior to his present assignment he was Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering at Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College,Ghurdauri,Pauri Garhwal.

Dr. K.K.S.Mer has graduated in Mechanical Engineering from College of Technology,PantNagar in 1993. He did his Post Graduation in Design of Process Machines from MNREC, Allahabad in 1995. Dr. K.K.S.Mer obtained his Doctoral Degree from IIT Roorkee in 2008.

At G.B.P.E.C. Ghurdauri, Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand,he held administrative responsibilities as Dean Student Welfare, Nodal Officer Institute Industry Interaction Cell,Training and Placement Officer,Chief Warden & Proctor, other than Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering.. He has worked on various expert committees of UTU, Dehradun.

Dr. K.K.S.Mer has a major contribution Design & Development of Machines, Products and Technologies for researches and Industries.He trained Officers at Uttarakhand Jal Vidut Nigam Kalagarh about materials & maintenance for different parts of pumps. He is also a member of Board of Studies of Uttarakhand Technical University.