Eugenio Gonzalez is a Strategic Advisor in the Center for Global Assessments of the ETS Research & Development Division. As such, he oversees the IEA-ETS Research Institute – a collaborative effort between the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) and the Educational Testing Service (ETS) – and the development of data analysis tools for international large-scale assessments.
He formerly served as the director of operations and quality control for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), and as Director of International Operations and Data Analysis in the International Study Centre (ISC) at Boston College. In this role, he oversaw the development of operations procedures and manuals, scaling, estimating standard errors for complex samples, development of systems for tabular reporting of results, and all other aspects of data analysis and computing for the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS). Eugenio received his Ph.D. in educational research, measurement, and evaluation in 1994 from Boston College. In 1986 he received his undergraduate degree in psychology from the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello in Caracas, Venezuela.