Bryan Joel is entering his fourth season as an assistant coach with the UChicago men's basketball staff in 2018-19. He was promoted to full-time assistant coach in June 2018 after serving the previous three years as a volunteer assistant coach.
His coaching duties include involvement in recruiting, player development, game planning, scouting and statistical analysis.
Joel graduated from Caltech, where he was a two-year captain of the men's varsity basketball team and helped lead the Beavers to their best conference season in 44 years. He finished third all-time in three-point field goal percentage, third all-time in steals and fifth all-time in assists. He is also in the top 10 for three-point percentage in a season and steals in a season.
Joel graduated from Caltech in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. He went on to earn his master's degree in predictive analytics from Northwestern University in 2017.