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

Year founded
1998
Age (years)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 23
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
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 (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 10,909
United States average
 86,712
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 10,288
Likes (2017)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 9,012
Twitter
Followers (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 5,320
United States average
 46,907
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 2,655
Followers (2018)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 2,141
Subscribers (2021)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 602
United States average
 15,377
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 386
Subscribers (2017)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 186
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 224
United States average
 15,265
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
US Defense Threat Reduction Agency
 11,533
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: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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