Winfried Kronig, Prof. Dr.

Winfried Kronig

"Solid vocational education and training is an invaluable resource for our country."

Work experience
  • Tenured professor, College of Arts, University of Fribourg 
  • Publication of various books and articles on subjects such as streaming in lower-secondary school, assessment of scholastic performance, comparison of education systems, impact of classroom composition on improved performance, etc.
  • Latest book publication: «Die systematische Zufälligkeit des Bildungserfolgs» (the systematic randomness of success in education).
  • Tenureship at College of Arts, University of Fribourg (2007)
  • Post-doctoral qualification (2005)
  • PhD (1999)
  • Master's degree (1994)
  • Primary school teacher
Area of expertise
  • Member of the local research commission (RC) of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Council vice-chairman, Institute of Multilingualism (University of Fribourg and Fribourg University of Teacher Education)
  • Member of Scientific Advisory Board, FHNW University of Teacher Education
  • Various expert assignments for national and international bodies
  • Editor and consultant for international scientific journals