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
 38
Global average
 30
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Carol V. Evans
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Isaiah Wilson
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 35
United States average
 72
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 17%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Strategic Studies Institute
 8%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Strategic Studies Institute
 94
United States average
 150
Global average
 160

Social

Likes (2021)
Strategic Studies Institute
 19,165
United States average
 86,720
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 19,746
Likes (2017)
Strategic Studies Institute
 18,540
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Strategic Studies Institute
 4,710
United States average
 46,914
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 4,386
Followers (2018)
Strategic Studies Institute
 4,013
Subscribers (2021)
Strategic Studies Institute
 516
United States average
 15,378
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 470
Subscribers (2017)
Strategic Studies Institute
 335
Followers (2019)
Strategic Studies Institute
 7,901
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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