About Jim Doherty

Jim Doherty
In Memoriam
May 5, 1940 - Jan 31, 2024
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General Curator

The Bronx Zoo, New York

Former General Curator

Jim Doherty had a challenging job as General Curator of the world-famous Bronx Zoo. His director was William Conway and he followed in the footsteps of legendary General Curator Lee Crandall. Jim adapted well, involved in the design of over 21 major exhibits and advising governments and zoos around the world on captive management.