Vikram E. Chhatre
Population Genomics & Computational Biology

Curriculum Vitae


  • PhD 2013 Genetics, Texas A&M University

  • MS 1997 Botany, Amravati University, India

Professional Appointments

  • Research Geneticist, US Forest Service, HTIRC, Purdue University, Beginning Feb 2023

  • Senior Research Scientist, Wyoming INBRE Bioinformatics Core, 2016-current

  • Postdoctoral Researcher with Stephen Keller, University of Vermont, 2014-16

  • Postdoctoral Scientist with Dana Nelson & Craig Echt, United States Forest Service, 2012-14

Scientific Service

I have engaged in various activities over the years in the service of scientific community.

Member of the NASEM Study Commitee (2017-18)

I served as a committee member of the National Academy Sciences study on “Potential for Biotechnology to Address Forest Health”.

Journal Peer Reviewer (2012-20)

  • Molecular Ecology
  • Evolutionary Applications
  • Plant Physiology
  • PLoS ONE
  • BMC Series
  • Frontiers Series
  • Nature Communications Biology
  • Biological Invasion
  • American Journal of Botany
  • Annals of Botany
  • Heredity
  • Tree Genetics and Genomes

Moderator of STRUCTURE Software Google Group (Since 2010)

I have been a moderator of this discussion forum since 2010. The list has grown considerably since its inception.