Think tank

Strategic Studies Institute

SSI

Carlisle, PA, United States

SSI is the US Army's premier institute for global and national strategic security research and analysis, covering both national security policy and military strategy. SSI's primary function is to provide direct analysis for Army and Department of Defense leadership and serve as a bridge to the wider strategic community. Also, SSI is the focal point for research at the Army War College, providing research and expertise in curriculum development and assisting other members of the faculty in research projects. The institute links the Army to the American and international strategic communities and is the only research organization in the United States that focuses on the strategic role of land power. SSI gathers wisdom from the wider strategic community for Army senior leaders and explains the role of the Army and land power to both the strategic community and national decision-makers through rigorous, independent analysis.

Contact details

Website:
https://ssi.armywarcollege.edu

Address:
47 Ashburn Drive Carlisle, Pennsylvania 17013-5244

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1947
Age (years)
Strategic Studies Institute
74 
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Isaiah Wilson
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 35
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 17%
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 8%
United States average
27% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Strategic Studies Institute
 94
United States average
 145
Global average
 156

Social

Likes (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 19,746
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Strategic Studies Institute
 18,540
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 4,386
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Strategic Studies Institute
 4,013
Followers (2017)
Strategic Studies Institute
 2,122
Subscribers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 470
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Strategic Studies Institute
 335
Followers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 7,901
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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