Directorate for Education, Indicators and Analysis Division, OECD, France
Andreas Schleicher is Division Head for the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). He directs the OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and the OECD Indicators of Education Systems program, as well as steering the development of new projects such as the OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey and the OECD Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies. Before joining the OECD, he served as director for analysis at the International Association for Educational Achievement and international coordinator for the IEA Reading Literacy Study. In 2003, Andreas Schleicher was awarded the "Theodor Heuss" prize for "exemplary democratic engagement" in association with the public debate on PISA. In 2002, Andreas Schleicher was awarded the "educación y libertad en el ámbito educativo" prize by the Spanish national association of private schools. A German citizen, Andreas Schleicher is married, with three children.
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