Paul Tanenbaum, Ph.D.

Director of Operational Applications

Dr. Paul Tanenbaum serves as the Director of Operational Applications Directorate (OAD) for the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Chemical Biological Center. He leads a directorate workforce of approximately 450 people and manages the Center’s business activities and operating processes. His responsibilities include chemical/biological surety and policy, as well as chemical/biological defense support to current operations. Dr. Tanenbaum also leads Center-wide strategic and business planning, infrastructure support, and financial systems integration. This includes establishing policy for ensuring CCDC Chemical Biological Center executes its mission effectively and is prepared to address the ever-increasing threats posed by weapons of mass destruction.