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Dr. Mullis and Dr. Martin

Dr. Ina V.S. Mullis and Dr. Michael O. Martin

TIMSS & PIRLS Executive Directors

  • Pierre Foy
  • Director of Sampling, Psychometrics, and Data Analysis


Marcie Bligh Manager of Office Administration

Victoria Centurino Assistant Research Director, TIMSS Coordinator

Paul Connolly Director, Graphic Design and Publications

Kerry Cotter Research Specialist, TIMSS Mathematics

Susan Farrell Lead Web & Database Designer

Bethany Fishbein Research Specialist, TIMSS Science

Elena Forzani Assistant Research Director, PIRLS Reading Assessment

Dr. Joseph Galia Lead Statistician/Programmer

Shirley Goh Assistant Director, Communications and Media Relations

Christine Hoage Manager of Finance

Kathleen Holland Administrative Coordinator

Martin Hooper Senior Research Specialist, Questionnaire Development and
Policy Studies

Dr. Ieva Johansone Associate Research Director, Operations and Quality Control

Jenny Liu Graduate Assistant

Lauren Palazzo Research Associate, Questionnaire Development and
Technical Reporting

Yeny Pardini Senior Technical Specialist for e-Assessments

Caroline Prendergast Graduate Assistant

Mario Pita Lead Graphic Designer

Jyothsnadevi Pothana Statistician/Programmer

Betty Poulos Administrative Coordinator

Katherine Reynolds Graduate Assistant

Ruthanne Ryan Senior Graphic Designer

Steven Simpson Senior Graphic Designer

Erin Wry Research Associate, Operations and Quality Control

Dr. Liqun Yin Research Psychometrician

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