Committees

The IEA IRC-2017 is organized by IEA in cooperation with the Czech School Inspectorate and the Charles University's Faculty of Education in Prague. The scientific committee will review submissions, together with additional experts, to ensure a useful and relevant program. The organizing committee includes staff from IEA and the Czech hosts, with the IEA Secretariat serving as the conference secretariat.

Scientific committee

John Ainley, Australian Council for Educational Research, Australia

Sigrid Blömeke, University of Oslo, Norway

Wilfried Bos, TU Dortmund University, Germany

Henry Braun, Boston College, United States

Kadriye Ercikan, University of British Columbia, Canada

Pierre Foy, Boston College, USA

Julian Fraillon, Australian Council for Educational Research, Australia

Eugenio Gonzalez, Educational Testing Service, United States

Martin Goy, TU Dortmund University, Germany

David Greger (Chair), Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Jan-Eric Gustafsson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Dirk Hastedt, IEA Executive Director

Seamus Hegarty, IEA Honorary Member

Martin Hooper, Boston College, USA

Sarah Howie, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Marc Joncas, IEA Technical Expert Group Member, Canada

Andris Kangro, University of Latvia, Latvia

David Kaplan, University of Wisconsin–Madison, United States

Eckhard Klieme, German Institute for International Educational Research, Germany

Pekka Kupari, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Dominique Lafontaine, University of Liège, Belgium

Rainer Lehmann, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany

Frederick K.S. Leung, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR

Fou-Lai Lin, National Taiwan Normal University, Chinese Taipei

Marlaine Lockheed, Princeton, USA

Bruno Losito, Roma Tre University, Italy

Michael O. Martin, Boston College, United States

Sarah Maughan, AlphaPlus Consultancy, UK

Ina V.S. Mullis, Boston College, United States

Elena Papanastasiou, University of Nicosia, Cyprus

Valena White Plisko, Independent Consultant, USA

Tjeerd Plomp, University of Twente, the Netherlands

Monica Rosén, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

David Rutkowski, University of Oslo, Norway

Leslie Rutkowski, University of Oslo, Norway

Wolfram Schulz, Australian Council for Educational Research, Australia

Jana Straková, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Anu Toots, Tallinn University, Estonia

Judith Torney-Purta, University of Maryland, United States

Jouni Välijärvi, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Norman Verhelst, Eurometrics, the Netherlands

Hans Wagemaker, IEA Honorary Member, New Zealand

Organizing committee

Josef Basl, Czech School Inspectorate, Czech Republic

Roel Burgers, IEA, the Netherlands

Michelle Djekić, IEA, the Netherlands

Dominik Dvořák, Charles University, Faculty of Education, Czech Republic

Paulína Koršňáková (Chair), IEA, the Netherlands

Veronika Laufková, Charles University, Faculty of Education, Czech Republic

Sabine Meinck, IEA, Germany

Hana Novotná, Czech School Inspectorate, Czech Republic

Marie Palečková, Charles University, Faculty of Education, Czech Republic

Jaroslava Simonová, Charles University, Faculty of Education, Czech Republic

Vít Šťastný, Charles University, Faculty of Education, Czech Republic

Dana Vizkova, IEA, the Netherlands

Gillian Wilson, IEA, the Netherlands

Catherine Zwaneveld, IEA, the Netherlands