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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 CenturinoAssistant Research Director, TIMSS Coordinator

Paul Connolly Director, Graphic Design and Publications

Kerry CotterResearch Specialist, TIMSS Mathematics

Susan Farrell Senior Data Graphics Specialist

Bethany FishbeinResearch Specialist, TIMSS Science

Dr. Joseph GaliaLead Statistician/Programmer

Shirley GohAssistant Director, Communications and Media Relations

Christine Hoage Manager of Finance

Kathleen Holland Administrative Coordinator

Martin HooperSenior Research Specialist, Questionnaire Development and
Policy Studies

Dr. Ieva JohansoneAssociate Research Director, Operations and Quality Control

Michael Kelley Graduate Assistant

Lauren Palazzoresearch associate, questionnaire development and
technical reporting

Yeny PardiniSenior Technical Specialist for e-Assessments

Caroline Prendergast Graduate Assistant

Mario Pita Senior Data Graphics Specialist

Jyothsnadevi Pothana Statistician/Programmer

Betty Poulos Administrative Coordinator

Ruthanne Ryan Data Graphics Specialist

Kathryn Sallis Senior Research Specialist, PIRLS Reading

Amy Semerjian Graduate Assistant

Steven Simpson Data Graphics Specialist

Erin Wry Research Associate, Operations and Quality Control

Dr. Liqun Yin Research Psychometrician

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