Prof. Dr. Horst Krist

Developmental and Educational Psychology

Holder of Chair

Room: 405
Office hours: Thursday, 11-12 (teaching period)

Phone: +49 (0)3834 420 3750
kristuni-greifswaldde

Research Interests

  • cognitive development
  • development of intuitive knowledge
  • development of mental representations
  • methods for studying cognitive development

Vita

Education

1973 General qualification for university entrance (Abitur), Gutenberg-Gymnasium, Wiesbaden, Germany
1973-1974 Studies in Physics, TH Darmstadt, Germany
1976-1982 Studies in Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
1982 Diploma in Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
1987 PhD (Dr. rer. nat.), TU Braunschweig, Germany
1995 Habilitation, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Career

1982-1986 Research Fellow (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Department of Psychology, TU Braunschweig, Germany
1987-1989 Research Fellow (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, Department of Psychology
1989-1996 Assistant Professor (Hochschulassistent), Department of Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
1991-1992 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the lab of David A. Rosenbaum (DFG grant), Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
1996-1997 Acting Professor of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany
1997-2001 Assistant Professor (Oberassistent), Department of Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2001 Acting Professor of Developmental and Biological Psychology, Department of Psychology, Heidelberg University, Germany
2001-2002 Acting Professor of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Greifswald, Germany
2002-present Full Professor of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Greifswald, Germany