Brian Altheim

Analyst, Resources


  • Provides mapping support, using Geographic Information Systems software
  • Provides graphics support for conference posters and panels and other CNSOPB publications and presentations
  • Responsible for the loading, quality control and management of offshore seismic data

Biographical Snapshot:

  • Brian has 26 years of experience including 18 years with the CNSOPB
  • Prior to joining the CNSOPB, Brian worked in the petroleum industry as a Geological Technician
  • Has authored and co-authored numerous map sets that have been included with CNSOPB geoscience publications
  • Brian has completed a number of technical training courses in geographic information systems and geoscience data management

Education, Affiliations, and Accolades:

  • Master of Science in Earth Sciences, Lehigh University
  • Bachelor of Science, Geology (Honours), Dalhousie University

More About Me:

  • Brian enjoys distance running (half-marathons and marathons), and tries to run the Cabot Trail Relay Race every year 
  • He enjoys travelling to Latin America when he has time off