Vivek Kashyap obtained his M.Sc. degree in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology from the Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB), Bengaluru. He has worked as a Project Assistant in the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, and subsequently has served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biotechnology, The Oxford College of Science, Bengaluru. He has also worked as a Data Ontologist in the Molecular Connections Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru. At CSBMM, he is involved in the analysis of kinase metabolite networks, and the development of various bioinformatics tools and databases.