Brian Joseph: Instructor
Dr. Brian Joseph joined the Assiniboine Park Zoo as Director, Zoological Operations on September 16, 2013. He has served on a full time or consulting basis in over three dozen zoological institutions around the world serving in roles ranging from animal keeper, curator, veterinarian, chief operating officer and director. Born and raised in San Diego, CA, he began his career at the San Diego Zoo while earning his Bachelors of Science in Zoology. Dr. Joseph volunteers in long term bottlenose dolphin health and risk analysis projects in the Indian River Lagoon, FL and Charleston Harbor, SC. He is an officer in the United States Army Veterinary Corps, has deployed to a combat zone in the Middle East and led humanitarian missions in the Alaskan Arctic, Belize and Guatemala.