ERC is looking to appoint subject experts for national advisory committees

The ERC is looking to appoint mathematics and science experts to the following national advisory committees:

  • mathematics expert to the PISA National Advisory Committee (until the end of 2025)
  • science experts to the PISA National Advisory Committee (until the end of 2025) and the TIMSS National Advisory Committee (until the end of 2024).

These are unpaid positions. In Ireland, PISA and TIMSS are jointly administered by the Department of Education and the Educational Research Centre. The Department of Education appoints a National Advisory Committee for each study to assist with planning for the assessments, and the interpretation of survey outcomes. More information on the PISA and TIMSS national advisory committees can be found at https://www.erc.ie/studies/pisa/pisa-national-advisory-committee-for-ireland/ and https://www.erc.ie/studies/timss/national-advisory-committee/.

The advert for the appointment of a mathematics expert can be downloaded here.

The advert for the appointment of science experts can be downloaded here.

Application Deadline: extended to 5 pm, Wednesday 25th January 2023

Applications and Queries to: vacancies@erc.ie