Defense Science Board


The DSB is composed of up to 40 members, who are eminent experts in the fields of science, technology, manufacturing, acquisition, and technical and operational warfighting areas important to the DoD. Our membership represents a diversity of backgrounds, experience, and thought in support of the DSB’s mission. Members come from government service, military service, academia, and private industry, chosen because of their technical credentials and preeminence in their fields of expertise.

Permanent Subcommittee on Threat Reduction

Permanent Subcommittee on Nuclear Weapons Surety


Maj Gen William Chambers, USAF (ret.)

Permanent Subcommittee on Strategic Options