Postdocs at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

DTRA’s nuclear technologies research program traces back to the Manhattan Project. Unique technical expertise supports the DoD mission in protecting the US against nuclear threats.

  • Nuclear Technology Detection - Technology to locate, characterize, and track nuclear materials
  • Nuclear Technology Effects - Models and planning tools to predict primary, secondary, and tertiary consequences of nuclear explosions to inform strategic deterrence operations
  • Nuclear Technology Forensics - Detect, characterize, and attribute nuclear explosions
  • Nuclear Technology Survivability - Analysis of technology and infrastructure protection to ensure mission critical systems can operate in a nuclear environment.

Information on the positions available at: nsri.nebraska.edu/postdoctoral-scholar-program/disciplines