Think tank

US Defense Threat Reduction Agency

DTRA

Fort Belvoir, VA, United States

The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) is the US Department of Defense's official combat support agency for countering weapons of mass destruction. Its experts address chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high yield explosive threats through research and development, operational support to US war fighters on the front line, and an in-house WMD think tank that aims to anticipate and mitigate future threats long before they have a chance to harm the United States and its allies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.dtra.mil/

Address:
8725 John J Kingman Rd #6201, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060, United States

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 24
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Rhys M. Williams
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Vayl Oxford
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Vayl Oxford
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2022)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 11,648
United States average
 89,086
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 10,909
Likes (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 10,288
Twitter
Followers (2022)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 7,059
United States average
 49,136
Global average
 19,281
Followers (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 5,320
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 2,655
Subscribers (2022)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 790
United States average
 16,608
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 602
Subscribers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 386
Followers (2022)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 795
United States average
 20,356
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 509
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 224
Followers (2022)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 24,938
United States average
 28,767
Global average
 16,399
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 11,533

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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