Susan Farrell
Lead Web and Database Designer

For more than a decade, Susan has helped oversee the center’s website, in addition to producing assessment materials, including items, booklets, graphics, and instructional videos. Susan also has provided direct support to National Centers regarding the production of assessment materials and study center publications, including layout design of exhibits and custom artwork for book covers, in addition to designing and administering center databases. She also performs website monitoring and analytics, as well as server maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Before joining the TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center in 2001, Susan had a diverse career in print and commercial art; her work included logo design, illustration, and drawing, along with website creation and design for clients throughout New England and nationwide. She completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts, and is enrolled in graduate studies at Boston College.