Plamen V. Mirazchiyski, Chief Executive Officer

Plamen V. Mirazchiyski is INERI’s CEO. Plamen holds a PhD from Sofia University (Bulgaria). He has worked as a psychometrician at the Center for Control and Evaluation of Quality of Education (Ministry of Education and Science, Bulgaria). Later, he joined the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) in 2008 where he worked at the Research and Analysis Unit (RandA) and took the position of deputy unit head for the last three years of his employment. In 2016 Plamen established INERI and became its CEO. Under his supervision INERI works on various large-scale assessment projects, as well as providing consultancy other international organizations and companies (e.g. IEA, OECD on behalf of IEA, SoNET Systems, European Commission). Plamen is also employed part-time at the Educational Research Institute (ERI) in Slovenia where he provides his expertise on the large-scale assessments and surveys where the country participates. He has multiple research publications in education, most of them on large-scale assessments. Plamen has delivered nearly 50 trainings on analyzing data from large-scale assessments using various methods.