Program Leader Vacancies

The Animal Programs listed below are searching for dedicated members of the AZA community.  Individuals interested in applying for one of the vacant Program Leader positions should review the position responsibilities and complete the required application materials, found in the Animal Program Handbooks.  Application materials should be submitted to the Chair of the appropriate Taxon Advisory Group (TAG) or the AZA Conservation & Science Department. Contact information for TAG Chairs are also available on each TAGs' Program page in the Animal Program Database, and also in the Animal Program Resources. Please note that unless a specific due date is indicated, applications are accepted at any time.

*TAG and SSP Education Advisors are not searchable within the Animal Programs Database. For a list of Education Advisor vacancies, click here.

TAG Chair

CHARADRIIFORMES - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to the AZA Conservation & Science Department.

SSP Coordinator and Studbook Keeper

DEER, MEXICAN RED BROCKET
Please send application materials to Michelle Hatwood, Deer (Cervid/Tragulid) TAG Chair.

DIKKOP, SPOTTED - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Aimee Greenebaum, Charadriiformes TAG Vice Chair.

FLYING FOX, INDIAN - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Brian Pope, Bat TAG Chair.

GOOSE, SWAN
Please send application materials to Keith Lovett, Anseriformes TAG Chair.

MYNAH, GOLDEN-CRESTED
Please send application materials to Tim Snyder, PACCT TAG Chair.

OWL, VERREAUX’S EAGLE
Please send application materials to Scott Tidmus, Raptor TAG Chair.

PENGUIN, ADELIE
Please send application materials to Tom Schneider, Penguin TAG Chair.

RHEA, GREATER - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Sara Hallager, Struthioniformes TAG Chair.

STINGRAY, OCELLATED RIVER
Please send application materials to George Brandy, Freshwater Fishes TAG Chair.

TORTOISE, BURMESE STAR
Please send application materials to Michael Ogle, Chelonian TAG Chair.

TURTLE, RINGED MAP
Please send application materials to Michael Ogle, Chelonian TAG Chair.

SSP Coordinator

CHIMPANZEE
Please send application materials to Tara Stoinski, Ape TAG Chair.

GUENON, WOLF’S
Please send application materials to Joe Knobbe, Old World Monkey TAG Chair.

OTTER, ASIAN SMALL CLAWED - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Dusty Lombardi, Small Carnivore TAG Chair.

SEAHORSE, BIG BELLIED
Please send application materials to Beth Firchau, Marine Fishes TAG Chair.

Studbook Keeper

FOX, SWIFT - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Karen Bauman, Canid and Hyaenid TAG Chair.

IMPALA - Application due June 1, 2017
Please send application materials to Martha Fischer, Antelope and Giraffe TAG Chair.

ZEBRA, GREVY’S
Please send application materials to Tim Thier, Equid TAG Chair.

Candidate Program Leader

BULBUL, WHITE-EARED
Please send application materials to Tim Snyder, PACCT TAG Chair.

DOLPHIN, PACIFIC WHITE-SIDED
Please send application materials to Rita Stacey, Marine Mammal TAG Secretary.

FINCH, RED-CRESTED
Please send application materials to Tim Snyder, PACCT TAG Chair.

GUAN, HORNED 
Please send application materials to Chris Holmes, Galliformes TAG Chair.

IBIS, STRAW-NECKED
Please send application materials to Harrison Edell, Ciconiiformes/Phoenicopteriformes TAG Chair.

SEAHORSE, SPOTTED
Please send application materials to Beth Firchau, Marine Fishes TAG Vice Chair.

STICK INSECT, LORD HOWE ISLAND
Please send application materials to Erin Sullivan, Terrestrial Invertebrate TAG Chair.

TURTLE, PASCAGOULA MAP
Please send application materials to Michael Ogle, Chelonian TAG Chair.


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