Contact Details

If you would like further information about PIRLS, see below:

Ireland: Contact Details

In Ireland, the Educational Research Centre manages the implementation of PIRLS on behalf of the Department of Education and Skills.  Staff members working on PIRLS include Eemer Eivers (PIRLS National Research Co-ordinator for Ireland) and Lorraine Gilleece.

Address: PIRLS, Educational Research Centre, St Patrick’s College, Dublin 9
Phone: International code: 00 353
01 8065 203 (Eemer Eivers)
01 8065 215 (Lorraine Gilleece)
01 837 3789 (ERC main number)

International: Contact Details

The International Study Center in Boston College is responsible for the overall management of PIRLS. A large team co-ordinates both projects and liaises with national centres in participating ‎countries. ‎

Address: TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center, 140 Commonwealth Ave, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 USA


Phone:  +1-617-552-1600