IEA provides a variety of rewarding opportunities to those interested in working with our diverse, international teams. In addition to our vacancies in research-related and coordinating roles, we support professional development of researchers through our academic visitor program and IEA awards.

Our staff represents a diversity of cultural and educational backgrounds, reflecting the international outlook and inclusive ethos of the organization. We welcome speculative applications. Please feel free to send us an email with a cover letter and a copy of your CV to our HR teams in Amsterdam or Hamburg.

Current vacancies Location


IEA's National Field Operations Unit based in Hamburg seeks test administrators on a self-employed basis to carry out tests at schools in Baden-Wurttemberg in September and October 2023. German language skills are mandatory for this position.

Application deadline: IEA-VACANCY-TESTLEITUNG.pdf152.27 KB

Project Team Member

IEA Hamburg’s International Studies Unit seeks a Project Team Member to handle project management tasks related to IEA’s own international large‐scale assessments as well as projects for a broad range of international partners, clients, and governmental organizations.

Application deadline: IEA-VACANCY-PROJECT-TEAM-MEMBER-ISU.pdf157.95 KB